Huawei Honor 9 Lite is launched in India today in an event held at New Delhi. Few days back, Company said to launch another quad-camera phone in India followed by Flipkart teasing the smartphone. Mobile phone will be presented in two versions of different RAM and internal storage. Honor 9 Lite 3GB version is priced at Rs.10,999 while souped up version of 4GB RAM bears a price tag of Rs.14,999. First flash sale will be held on 21st January, 2018 exclusively at Flipkart.com.
The Honor 9 Lite was launched in China back in December, 2017 and India is the second market to get the phone. In China, handset launched in three configurations of different storage and RAM. But, India will get only two versions – first, 3GB RAM coupled with 32GB internal memory and second, 4GB RAM paired with 64GB inbuilt memory. This is not the first smartphone to house four cameras, as Huawei earlier launched Honor 9i featuring quad-cameras.
Honor 9 Lite is powered by a Hisilicon Kirin 659 octa-core CPU paired with 3GB/4GB RAM. It sports a 5.65-inch FHD+ display with 2160 x 1080 pixels screen resolution and taller than wider 18:9 aspect ratio. Huawei smartphone runs Android 8.0 Oreo customized EMUI 8.0 and supports Dual SIMs. It packs a total of four cameras, accounting dual camera setup of 13 mega-pixel sensor + 2 mega-pixel sensor on both front and back side. Rear camera is also supported with LED flash and Phase detection auto focus (PDAF). Huawei Honor 9 Lite comes in Sapphire Blue, Midnight Black, and Glacial Gray colours.
The smartphone is backed by a 3000mAH battery that took 2 hours and 20 minutes to complete the full charging cycle. Honor 9 Lite is offered in two configurations of 3GB + 32GB and 4GB + 64GB. Internal storage can be boosted up to 256 using hybrid card slot.
First flash sale will be organised at Flipkart and Honor store on 12AM, 21st January followed by second flash sale at 12PM on 21st January, 2018. After that, Honor 9 Lite will also be available to purchase in sales of 22nd January and 23rd January. Honor store listed a launch offer of 10-percent instant discount for Citibank credit and debit card users.