11 October 2018
Huawei Y9 (2019) that was doing rounds on TENAA and FCC has been officially announced. The phone is a successor to the Huawei Y9 (2018) launched earlier this year. The phone will come in Midnight Black, Blue Swarovski, and Aurora Purple color options though the price has not been announced yet. The phone will be launched in China as Huawei Enjoy 9 Plus.
The Huawei Y9 (2019) comes with a notched 6.5-inches full HD+ display with a 19.5:9 aspect ratio and 2340 × 1080 pixels resolution. The smartphone is powered by a Kirin 710 processor with ARM -651 MALI GPU.
It is announced in two variants based on the storage and RAM. The base model features 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage while the other one features 6GB RAM and 128GB internal storage. Both the variants support up to 400 GB of additional storage via a micro SD card.
In terms of optics, the Huawei Y9 (2019) comes with a quad camera setup with a dual camera set up at the back that comes with a combination of 16-megapixel primary and a 2-megapixel secondary sensor, while the front dual camera setup features a 13-megapixel primary sensor and 2-megapixel secondary sensor.
A 4100 mAH battery powers the device and the phone runs on EMUI 8.2 on top of Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box. In terms of connectivity, the Y9 (2019) comes with Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz / 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS, NFC, and a USB Type-C port. There is no confirmation about its global launch yet.