Huawei Mate 9 comes with powerful camera, strong chipset, and premium design. It offers quality specifications at a more affordable price as compared to other Android mobile makers. If you want a large Android smartphone for games, videos, or match Huawei Mate 9 is a good choice. It has an elegant large display, strong battery life, and great fingerprint sensor.
Huawei Mate 9 Release Date and Price
Huawei Mate 9 launched on November 7 and it is available for USD680/EUR 650/AUD 1000.
Huawei Mate 9 Design and Display
The Huawei Mate 9 comes with full metal body just like its predecessor. Some leaks hinted that the device will feature top and bottom antenna bands but the rumors don’t turn true. Its bezel less display makes the device more decent as compared to its predecessor.
There were renders about QHD display, EvenBlass has posted some pictures of the Huawei Mate 9 both in flat and curved screen. But the smartphone features a 5.9 inch LCD display instead of AMOLED with 1080 x 1920 pixels resolution. Its predecessor Huawei Mate 8 comes with 6.0 inch IPS-NEO LCD screen 1080p resolution.
Its large display makes it nearly impossible to use with one hand, but it won’t stop those users who like phablet devices. The smartphone measures 79mm x 156.9mm and it is still smaller than the iPhone 7 Plus. The color reproduction of the device is quite muted and less vivid by the Huawei in its new EMUI 5.0 software.
Huawei Mate 9 Specifications
The Huawei Mate 9 is powered with 2.6GHz octa-core Kirin 960 processor. It was rumored to come in two variants one with 4GB RAM and the other with 6GB of RAM. However, the device has 4GB of RAM and 64 GB internal storage with microSD card support up to 256 GB. The Huawei Mate 9 runs latest OS Android 7.0 Nougat with Huawei’s Emotion UI 5.0 and up to date specifications.
In terms of connectivity the Mate 9 offers Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, DLNA, WiFi Direct, hotspot and Bluetooth v4.2, A2DP, EDR, LE.
Huawei Mate 9 Camera
Like Huawei P9 the Mate 9 also feature Leica-branded dual-lens camera. One lens is 20MP while the other sensor is 12MP, one camera allows users to capture colored picture and the other monochrome sensor captures black and white pictures and then improve brightness and sharpness.
Begin smartphone user one thing you must know more megapixels don’t necessarily mean higher quality. But the company claims the Mate 9 has a ’true’ 2x optical zoom so the camera captures decent pictures with sharp and bright colors. An 8 MP selfie camera with f/1.9 lens captures good selfies and records 1080p videos.
Huawei Mate 9 Battery
The Mate 9 comes with a massive 4000 mAh battery that provides adequate power and keeps it alive. The device supports a SuperCharge feature that uses a lower voltage but a higher current (4.5V and 5A) to offer some excellent charging speeds. Only 10 minutes are sufficient to gain three and a half hours of movie playback. When connected to its own SuperCharge socket the device can be charged much faster than other devices available in the market.
The smartphone is available in black, moonlight silver, space gray, mocha brown, champagne gold, and ceramic white colors.