Honor, the sub-brand of Huawei has today announced that the brand’s next smartphone – Honor 9N, will be available exclusively available on Flipkart.
Honor hasalready confirmedthat it will be launching a new smartphone, the Honor 9N, in India. The company has scheduled an event on July 24 where it will unveil the latest product for the Indian market. In India, the smartphone is said to befall under Rs 15,000 segment.
The Honor 9N is said to be a rebranded version of the Honor 9i (2018) that was launched in China few months back. So, if see the past record of Honor launches in India and the Chinese counterparts, it is certain that the phone will be launched with a budget price tag. The Honor 9N could feature 5.84-inch FHD+ display.
TheHonor 9Nis likely to come with a 5.84-inch FHD+ display, flanked by metal edges with 2.5D glass on the front and rear. The device is expected to be powered by the mid-range octa-core Kirin 659 processor with a single 4GB RAM configuration and up to 128GB of internal storage.
The camera on the front of the Honor 9N could equip a 16MP photosensitive enhanced camera with a large 2.0μm pixel size that will be effective in clicking selfies on low light conditions. In addition to the face unlock feature, the front camera will also include an AR and Beauty mode. At the rear end, the primary camera on the Honor 9N will be a likely combination of 13MP and 2MP sensors with dual-tone LED flash, AI scene detection, and PDAF.
The 9N will very much be running the Android 8.0 Oreo with Honor’s own EMUI 8.0 on top and the device will be one of the firsts to be bumped up with the breakthrough GPU Turbo technology. GPU Turbo will help users experience smoother gameplay, quicker loading up and lesser power consumption while playing games on their smartphone.
“We have had a long standing and trusted partnership with Flipkart for launching some of our best selling smartphones in the Indian market. We are delighted to announce that Flipkart will be our exclusive online sale partner for Honor 9N, our new smartphone. Accessibility to consumer is one of the most important aspect that we consider while launching a new product and this strategic partnership with Flipkart assures us of that. Flipkart shares our vision to deliver the best value to consumers and strongly believe that this partnership will further help us strengthen our position in the Indian smartphone market,”saidP Sanjeev, Vice-President Sales, Huawei India-Consumer Business Group.
Ayyappan Rajagopal, Senior Director, Mobiles atFlipkart,said,”We are thrilled to partner yet again with Honor to exclusively launch theirlatest smartphone, Honor 9N in India. This phone will definitely be a game changer in terms of the extraordinary design that it offers in the price segment. We at Flipkart believe that there is a big market in India that appreciates design and beauty. This phone will be a clincher. This unique value proposition ties well with Flipkart’s objective of ensuring the best selection for our customers.”