Flipkart.com, yesterday reveals about launching a new smartphone through a survey teaser shown on its website. Teaser talked about a Max Out Survey which showed what users wanted from a smartphone in India in 2017. Several speculations were made regarding this ‘Max Out’ smartphone by the internet community, as some said, it will be a Smarton device while others hinted on a New Billion device. Flipkart promised to unveil the mystery by 7PM today and as promised, e-retailer unfolds the curtains and all the speculations appeared false because it emerged as The Honor 9 Lite which was launched last month in China.
Flipkart’s Max Out Verdict
Couple of days back, Huawei issued an official statement to launch a new smartphone with Quad-cameras in India and with all means it was expected as Honor 9 Lite. Flipkart today lists the smartphone with all the details about the glory of Huawei’s sub-brand Honor.
The Honor 9 Lite received positive reviews in China and Flipkart’s listing shows two reviews from Chinese website namely CNMO and Yesky. Listing page also shows the global position of Huawei, it reads out that company ranked 83rd in Forbes 500 list, emerged as World’s No.3 smartphone brand, China’s No.1 Online brand and many more.
Specifications of Honor 9 Lite are already on the cards due to early launch in China. Honor 9 Lite runs on Android 8.0 Oreo and EMUI 8.0 on the top. It is powered by in-house Hisilicon Kirin 659 octa-core processor where four cores are clocked at 2.36GHz and other four at 1.7GHz CPU speed. Smartphone sports a 5.65 inch FHD+ display with trending 18:9 aspect ratio. Display has 2160 x 1080 pixels screen resolution and 428 PPI pixel density. In terms of cameras, it features a dual rear camera as well as a dual front camera. Dual rear camera setup has 13 mega-pixel camera lens along with 2 mega-pixel supporting lens while front dual camera setup has the same configurations.
In China, Honor 9 Lite was launched in three variants and all three variants also made their way to India as well. Although, listing does not show anything about Pricing and availability yet.
Source : Flipkart Listing 1 | Teaser Page