After the million lost souls forced to drop their Samsung Galaxy Note 7, Hauwai launches 5.9-inch phablet mate 9 to finally brings hope to fill out this hole in large screen Android phone.
Huawei has unveiled its latest flagship device the Mate 9 with dual Leica camera and Kirin 960 chipset, aims to do so with a big screen, a metal unibody design, and a few delightful software features. Here are complete specifications of Huawei mate 9.
|Network||Technology||GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE|
|Body||Dimensions||156.9 x 78.9 x 7.9 mm (6.18 x 3.11 x 0.31 in)|
|Weight||190 g (6.70 oz)|
|SIM||Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Display||Type||IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||5.9 inches (~77.5% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1080 x 1920 pixels (~373 ppi pixel density)|
|Protection||To be confirmed|
|- EMUI 5.0|
|Platform||OS||Android OS, v7.0 (Nougat)|
|Chipset||Hisilicon Kirin 960|
|CPU||Octa-core (4x2.4 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A53)|
|Memory||Card slot||microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot) - single SIM
microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) - dual SIM
|Internal||64 GB, 4 GB RAM|
|Camera||Primary||Dual 20 MP +12 MP, f/2.2, OIS, 2x zoom, Leica optics, phase detection & laser autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash|
|Features||Geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, panorama, HDR|
|Secondary||8 MP, f/1.9, 1080p|
|Sound||Alert types||Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones|
|- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic|
|Comms||WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, DLNA, WiFi Direct, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||v4.2, A2DP, EDR, LE|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO|
|Radio||To be confirmed|
|USB||Type-C 1.0 reversible connector|
|Features||Sensors||Fingerprint, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, barometer, compass|
|Messaging||SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email|
|- Fast battery charging
- DivX/XviD/MP4/H.265/WMV player
- MP3/eAAC+/WMA/WAV/Flac player
- Document editor
- Photo/video editor
|Battery||Non-removable Li-Po 4000 mAh battery|
|Misc||Colors||Space Gray, Moonlight Silver, Champagne Gold, Mocha Brown, Ceramic White, Black|
The Mate 9’s large battery also has Huawei’s new fast-charging system, which like OnePlus’s Dash Charge. The company claims that the new charge system will be able to reach 58% battery capacity in 30 minutes, with a full charge in 90 minutes.
The back of the Huawei mate 9 has the dual camera. While one 12-megapixel sensor takes photos in color, there's another 20-megapixel sensor which is specifically designed to only shoot in black and white. Black and white shots they were rich, detailed and with a really satisfying contrast.
Huawei has also partnered with Porsche Design for a limited edition version of the Mate 9. As well as Porsche Design branding, the phone will have 256GB of storage, 6GB of RAM and a higher-resolution display. Huawei has yet to confirm where the phone will be available or how many. A limited edition Mate 9 Porsche Design variant, with a smaller 5.5in quad HD curved screen and similar specifications will also be available in the UK and EU costing €1,395 (£1,238), but not in the US.