Huawei’s Honor had surprised everyone with the Honor 9X. The premium mid-range smartphone has been of the greatest hits of the company and now it seems that the company is gearing up to launch a successor for this highly-succesful handset. Now, the company is gearing up to launch the Honor 9X Pro in India, three months after its global launch. This comes in a moment when the first news about the next entry in lineup dubbed Honor X10 is taking the headlines. But let’s keep our focus in the 9X Pro.
According to a tweet from Honor India, there is a new product coming for India with a Kirin 810 chipset. Moreover, the company is reported to have accidentally confirmed the name in a tweet that has since been deleted. Unfortunately, the company didn’t reveal the launch date. However, a report from IANS states that it will be launched on May 12 and will be available on Flipkart.
Honor 9X Pro specifications
The Honor 9X Pro is powered by the AI-driven Kirin 810 Octa-Core SoC. It comes paired with either 6GB or 8GB of RAM and 256GB of Internal Storage. These specifications are built around a 6.59-inch IPS LCD display with FHD+ resolution. It has a triple-camera setup on the back comprising a 48MP main + 8MP Ultrawide + 2MP depth sensors. The handset is a truly bezel-less thanks to a motorized 16MP pop-up camera solution.
The phone draws power from a 4,000mAh battery and includes Honor’s Magic UI 3.0 based on Android 10. According to rumors, it will cost between Rs. 15,000 to Rs. 20,000 in India. In Europe, for instance, it retails at 249 Euros and you get the 6GB RAM + 256GB storage model.