Huawei Honor 9 Lite Launched – Android 8.0, 5.6 Full HD Display, 4 GB RAM, 13 MP Camera, Kirin 659

Huawei launched a new mid-range smartphone called Honor 9 Lite into the market. Huawei Honor 9 Lite price in India is around Rs.14,999/- and $199 in the USA. Currently, it is not available in the Indian market to buy. Check out Huawei Honor 9 Lite advantages, disadvantages, price & specifications.

Huawei Honor 9 Lite

Best Price: Rs.15,999(India), $249(USA)

Key Features of Huawei Honor 9 Lite:

  • Android OS, v8.0(oreo).
  • 5.6 inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M Colors.
  • Dual 13 MP + 2 MP rear camera, Dual 13 MP + 2 MP secondary camera.
  • Octa Core processor and HiSilicon Kirin 659 chipset.
  • 4 GB RAM and 64 GB Internal Memory
  • 3000 mAh Battery

Huawei Honor 9 Lite Advantages (Pros):

  • Huawei Honor 9 Lite comes with latest Android OS, v8.0(Oreo).
  • Presents 5.6-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen and Multitouch in it.
  • It has a good screen-to-body ratio for the better viewing experience.
  • Huawei Honor 9 Lite display has good pixel density for its full HD resolution (~428 PPI pixel density)
  • It supports Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by).
  • It provides 3/4 GB RAM for multitasking.
  • It encompasses with Octa-core processor.
  • Huawei Honor 9 Lite has equipped with HiSilicon Kirin 659 Chipset.
  • Brings an internal memory of 32/64 GB and expandable memory is supported up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) – dual SIM model only.
  • It offers Dual 13 MP + 2 MP rear camera with additional features like autofocus, LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama
  • It offers Dual 13 MP + 2 MP front-facing camera with additional features like 1080p.
  • Supports full HD video recording at 1080p@30fps.
  • It has the battery capacity of 3000 mAh which is average for heavy usage.
  • Performance is very smooth with no lags.
  • Supports almost all connectives like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB, 3G, 4G.
  • Supports sensors like Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass.
  • Design and build quality are great.
  • It is available in Navy, Seagull Gray, Magic Nightfall, Pearl White colors to choose.
  • Huawei Honor 9 Lite supports additional features like Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic.

Huawei Honor 9 Lite Disadvantages (Cons):

  • No display protection like gorilla glass.
  • Comes with hybrid SIM slot. So you can’t use both SIM cards and microSD card at a time.
  • Battery capacity is average. So it won’t last for the full working day.
  • No stereo speakers for the better multimedia experience.
  • No NFC connectivity support.
  • Gyro sensor¬†is missing.
  • No fast charging.

Check out Huawei Honor 9 Lite Specifications:

General Features
Brand Huawei
Model Name Honor 9 Lite
SIM Type Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Operating System Android 8.0
Processor Octa-core (4×2.36 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.7 GHz Cortex-A53)
Chipset HiSilicon Kirin 659
Colors Navy, Seagull Gray, Magic Nightfall, Pearl White
Accessories in Box
Display & Dimensions
Touch Screen IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.65 inches, 82.0 cm2 (~75.5% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 2160 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~428 ppi density)
Dimensions 151 x 71.9 x 7.6 mm (5.94 x 2.83 x 0.30 in)
Weight 149 g (5.26 oz)
Other Display Features Multi-Touch
Camera Features
Primary Camera Dual 13 MP + 2 MP
Secondary Camera 8 MP
Video Recording 1080p@30fps
Other Camera Features autofocus, LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama
Battery Capacity
Type Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery
Talk Time
Standby Time
Memory and Storage
Internal 32/64 GB
Expandable Memory microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) – dual SIM model only
Memory 3/4 GB RAM
Internet & Connectivity
GPRS Yes
EDGE Yes
3G Yes
4G Yes
Wifi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, WiFi Direct, hotspot
USB Connectivity Yes
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE
NFC No
3.5mm jack Yes
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
Other Features
FM No
Sensors Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
Additional Features & Apps Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic.
Huawei Honor 9 Lite Price in India is Rs.15,999/-

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Huawei Honor 9 Lite smartphone comes with superb camera features & performance for its price. It excels in all the departments but misses Gorilla glass, fast charging and battery capacity is average, we suggest to grab this mobile if you are looking for a good mobile around 15k.

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