After launching Huawei G9 Lite smartphones a couple of months back, the company is now quietly launching a higher version of the device. Dubbed the Huawei G9 Plus, the smartphone is packed with handful of incredible features and specifications.
The device is crafted around an all-metal unibody design with chamfered edges. It is 7.3mm thick and weighs just 160grams. Huawei G9 Plus even features a fingerprint scanner at the back for biometric authentication.
Huawei G9 Plus Price In China
Currently, the smartphone will be available in China at a price tag of RMB 2,399, which approximately translates to Rs 24,200. However, more details about availability to other reasons are yet behind the curtain.
Huawei G9 Plus Features And Specifications
The Huawei G9 Plus doesn’t have any capacitive touch buttons on the front. It rather features onscreen buttons for home, back and task switcher. The physical buttons for power / sleep and volume rocker are given on the right side of the panel, whereas the SIM card slot is placed on the left side of the panel. The 3.5mm audio port is placed on the top, whereas the USB Type-C port for charging and data transfer is placed at the bottom.
Huawei G9 Plus Operating System
The Huawei G9 Plus runs Android Marshmallow 6.0 out-of-the-box, with Huawei’s Emotion UI (EMUI) 4.1 running on top.
The Huawei G9 Plus has a 5.5-inch full HD (1080p) display covered with 2.5D curved glass under the hood. The device is powered by Qualcomm’s 64-bit Snapdragon 625 octa-core processor clocked at 2GHz paired with Adreno 506 GPU.
Huawei G9 Plus Storage
The smartphone will be available in two variants – 3GB of RAM with 32GB storage and 4GB of RAM with 64GB storage. Its storage can be expanded up to 128 GB using a microSD card slot.
Huawei G9 Camera
On the optics front, the phone flaunts a 16-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, PDAF, optical image stabilization (OIS) and support for 4K video recording. An 8-megapixel camera has also been given for selfies and video calling. The smartphone packs a durable 3,340mAh battery.
Huawei G9 Plus Connectivity
Alongside, Huawei G9 Plus has a host of connectivity options offer including 4G LTE, Bluetooth, GPS and Wi-Fi 802.11ac.
Huawei G9 Plus Spec And Highlights
GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G bands HSDPA
4G bands LTE
Speed HSPA, LTE
LAUNCH Announced 2016, August
Status Coming soon. Exp. release 2016, August 25
BODY Dimensions 151.8 x 75.7 x 7.3 mm (5.98 x 2.98 x 0.29 in)
Weight 160 g (5.64 oz)
SIM Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
DISPLAY Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.5 inches (~72.6% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels (~401 ppi pixel density)
– Emotion UI 4.1
PLATFORM OS Android OS, v6.0 (Marshmallow)
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8953 Snapdragon 625
CPU Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU Adreno 506
MEMORY Card slot microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)
Internal 32 GB, 3/4 GB RAM or 64 GB, 4 GB RAM
CAMERA Primary 16 MP, phase detection autofocus, OIS, dual-LED (dual tone) flash
Features 1/2.8″ sensor size, 1.12 µm pixel size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR
Secondary 8 MP
SOUND Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
3.5mm jack Yes
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
– DTS Sound
COMMS WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth v4.1, A2DP, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS/ BDS (region dependent)
Radio To be confirmed
USB Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go
FEATURES Sensors Fingerprint, accelerometer, proximity, compass
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
– MP4/H.264 player
– MP3/eAAC+/WAV/Flac player
– Document viewer
– Photo/video editor
BATTERY Non-removable Li-Po 3340 mAh battery
MISC Colors Black, White, Gold
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