Honor 9X Review – A Mid-range Smartphone with Powerful HiSilicon Kirin 659 Processor

Honor 9X Review – Release Date, Price, Specifications & Features - Australia

Huawei’s sub-brand “Honor” is bringing a new mid-range flagship smartphone named Honor 9X in Australia in July 2018. The Honor 9X is expected to be loaded with a gorgeous 5.84-inches IPS LCD notch display with 1080 x 2280 pixels resolution and 19:9 aspect ratio for giving users dazzling visual experience. In terms of software, Honor 9X is expected to run on Android 8.1 Oreo – planned to upgrade to Android P 9.0.

huawei honor 9x specs

What about a camera? There is an indication of the presence of a dual camera. The rear cameras will house a 13MP lens as main sensor and a 2MP lens for depth sensing. To complement it on the front, Honor 9X is expected to sport a 16MP shooter. Performance-wise, it’s going to be wonderful as the brain behind Honor 9X will be HiSilicon Kirin 659 – paired with 4GB of RAM for seamless and flawless performance. The Mali-T830 GPU will manage a graphical department, though.

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64/128GB of onboard memory will be presented to store an ample amount of data with ease. The built-in memory will be expandable further up to 256GB via microSD card (great!). A 3000mAh non-removable battery will power-up Honor 9X and a fingerprint scanner will make it stand out from the crowd.

In our quick Honor 9X review, we’ve covered every major factor including its price in Australia, release date and specifications. So, let’s have a look!

Honor 9X Release Date & Price

According to a report on 91Mobiles, Honor 9X could be released in India somewhere in July as a rebranded Huawei Honor 9i. Basically, Honor is planning to host an event of Honor 9X in India in July. What is the exact date? Perhaps it’s 24 July 2018.

The Honor 9X release date in Australia and other major parts of the world is also July 2018. We’ll update this story as soon as we hear more.

How much does it cost? It’s something we don’t know about, just like its exact release date. However, Honor 9i marked its entry into Australia, its cost was AU$259.

Since it’s a mid-range smartphone, so let’s expect that Honor 9X Price in Australia will be around Honor 9i.

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Honor 9X Specifications

Here is a quick rundown of updated Honor 9X Specifications you should take a look at.

MEMORY64GB / 128GB, 4GB of RAM
(microSD, up to 256GB)
CAMERASDual 13MP + 2MP (Dual LED flash)

Secondary: 16 MP
CONNECTIVITYWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
SENSORSFingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
BATTERYNon-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery
OPERATING SYETEMAndroid 8.1 (Oreo)
CHIP & GPUQualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845,
Adreno 630
DISPLAYHisilicon Kirin 659, Mali T830 MP2
RELEASE DATEExpected July 2018
DIMENSIONS149.2 x 71.8 x 7.7 mm
WEIGHT152 grams
ALERT TYPESVibration; MP3, WAV ringtones, 3.5mm jeck
COLOURBlack, Blue, Green, Purple
PRICENot Confirmed

Final Words

The Honor 9X smartphone isn’t just a phone in the mid-range smartphones category but indeed manages to put an exquisite case for itself. Without a doubt, it’s well-built, offers dependable battery life, quality-oriented camera and of course a decent performance.

Did we miss something you know but we don’t? What is it? Let us know down in the comments section.

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Staphanie Kyle is one of the youngest members managing gadget reviews and other high priority news and stories for TechenGuru. When she isn’t working, you can find her listening songs and watching documentaries and sports.
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