Honor launched it’s second Quad camera smartphone the Honor 9 Lite on Wednesday. The event was held in new Delhi and will be available exclusively on Flipkart. The key feature of this device is dual front and rear cameras along with affordable price. Lets grasp through the specfications, price and availability in India. The phone was first available in China in December and now it has arrived in India.
Honor 9 Lite Specifications
The handset sports a 5.65-inch FHD+ (1080×2160 pixels) IPS display with an 18:9 aspect ratio and 428ppi pixel density. The device runs on Android Oreo with Huawei’s own custom EMUI 8.0. This means Honor 9 Lite is fully Treble supported device. The Honor 9 Lite is powered by the octa-core Huawei HiSilicon Kirin 659 SoC and comes in 3GB or 4GB of RAM variants.
The phone boasts dual rear and front cameras which is the key feature of this device. Both dual cameras have 13 MP Primary camera and 2 MP secondary camera for depth sensing. The rear camera also has LED flash.
Honor 9 Lite comes with two storage options, 32GB and 64GB – both of which are expandable via microSD card (up to 256GB) in a hybrid dual-SIM configuration. This means you can use at most one SIM card if you want to use MicroSD card as well.
Interms of connectivity, Honor 9 Lite features Bluetooth, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, 4G VoLTE, GPS/ A-GPS, Micro-USB with OTG support, and a 3.5mm audio jack. Sensors include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, magnetometer, and proximity sensor. The phone is powered by a 3,000 mAh battery and the company claims a talk time of up to 20 hours on 3G and a standby time of up to 24 days.
Honor 9 Lite Price, Availability and Offers
The phone will be exclusively available on Flipkart and Honor India store. The 3 GB variant is priced at Rs 10,999 and the 4 GB variant is priced at Rs 14,999. The first flash sale will be on 12am IST (midnight) on January 21, followed by the second at 12pm (noon) IST the same day. Following these sales, the next two sales will be held at noon on January 22 and January 23. The device will be available in Sapphire Blue, Midnight Black, and Glacial Grey colour variants. In terms of launch offers, Honor is offering 10 percent instant discount for Citibank credit and debit card users.