Honor 9N in India launched today. Huawei sub-brand Honor unveiled its latest handset in the country at an event in New Delhi. . The company has already confirmed that the Honor 9N will be exclusively available online via Flipkart and the HiHonorStore from 12pm IST on July 31. The Honor 9N is a rebranded version of the Honor 9i that was launched earlier this year in China.
Honor 9N has a 5.8-inch Full HD+ display with 19:9 aspect ratio. It also has a 12 layer glass design with a 2.5D curved glass. Under the hood of the smartphone runs in-house Kirin 659 processor. For photography, Honor 9N has also comes with PDAF and supports features such as HDR, time-lapse, and burst mode. On the front, there is a 16-megapixel sensor that works with a beauty mode. Both camera setups support full-HD (1080p) video recording. . The smartphone packs a 3,000mAh battery, and runs Android 8.0 Oreo-based EMIUI 8.0 on the software front. Honor 9N features face unlock and a rear fingerprint sensor for security. Honor 9N also comes with face unlock which works for notifications as well. It also has a rear fingerprint sensor located at the top center. The rear fingerprint sensor can be used to answer calls and take photos, and also silence alarms. So it’s sort of new features.
It also has a Smart Multi-Tasking feature that automatically splits screen. There is a Smart Dual Bluetooth Connection feature that lets users connect 2 devices, such as a Bluetooth headset and a smartwatch or basically any of the two Bluetooth devices at the same time. Meanwhile, a Ride Mode ensures bike riders’ safety by keeping them away from distractions. It let you Customize your phone to respond to calls and messages when riding a two-wheeler. There is also a special feature, where you can connect seven Honor devices to play same music. Sort Of Party Mode.
It also comes with a special game mode for hardcore gamers, which let you play PUBG or any other game without any distraction. It let you answer calls while gaming.
Honor 9N will be available in four colours of ‘Midnight Black’, ‘Sapphire Blue’, ‘Lavender Purple, and ‘Robin Egg Blue’.
Pricing and Availability:
Honor 9N starts at Rs 11,999 for the 3GB plus 32GB variant, and Rs 13,999 for the 4GB plus 64GB variant. There’s also a top model with 4GB RAM and 128GB storage which will retail at Rs 17,999. Honor 9N will be available starting July 31 via Flipkart and HiHonorStore. Buyers can avail Reliance Jio cashback offer, with Rs. 2,200 cashback, 100GB additional data, and Rs. 1,200 Myntra voucher.
The phone is very glossy and gives premium feel in hand. The specification are also decent. There’s no other brand in India who gives a display with notch in this price bracket. It is going to give tough competition to the brands like Xiaomi, Asus and Oppo’s latest sub-brand RealMe. They have to think more. Honor really did a great job. If you want to buy this then prefer the one with 4GB ram and 64GB storage.