Honor Will Launch 9X Smartphone in India by Year End

  • Honor has also unveiled its Vision smart TV in India recently
  • The phone is powered by a 7nm octa-core Kirin 810 SoC as per Honor
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Chinese brand Honor is likely to launch the Honor 9X smartphone in India by the end of this year according to its country president Charles Peng. The Honor 9X and 9X Pro smartphones were unveiled in China this July.

In an interview with PTI, Peng informed that the Honor 9X which will be launched next year will run on Android. Any android phone can be mirrored with the Honor smart screen. He also thanked the US partners for their support.

Vision smart TV unveiled

Honor had recently unveiled the Honor the Vision smart TV at the Indian Mobile Congress (IMC) in Delhi. The company has not yet revealed the exact launch date or the price of the TV. It had priced the TV at 3,799 yuan (approx. Rs 38,200) in China.

The Honor 9X comes with a 16.7 cm (6.59-inch) full-HD+ display with 1080 X 2340-pixel resolution. The phone is powered by a 7nm octa-core Kirin 810 SoC with ARM Mali-G52 MP6 GPU. It has a 6GB RAM and 128GB storage.

4,000mAh battery

The memory can be expanded up to 512GB with microSD. It also has a 4,000mAh battery with support for 10W charging and it runs Android 9.0 Pie with EMUI 9.1.1 on top. The phone measures 163.1 x 77.2 x 8.8mm and it weighs 206 grams

As per Honor, the phone has a side-mounted fingerprint reader which also functions as a power button. The phone comes with a dual-camera setup at the back. There is a 48MP f/1.8 main camera and a secondary 2MP shooter for depth effects. At the front, there is a 16MP f/2.2 front camera that uses a motorised pop-up module.

On the connectivity side, the phone supports Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0 LE, GPS + GLONASS, USB-C.