Recently Huawei’s sub-brand Honor confirmed that it will be releasing ‘Honor Smart Screen’ TV soon. Now Honor India President Charles Peng has confirmed in an interview with PTI news agency that the company will soon be launching its smart TV in India. Apart from TV, he also revealed that the Honor 9X and 9X Pro smartphones which were announced yesterday in China will be also coming to India.
Peng said, “We recently announced the launch of a brand-new large-screen category, Smart Vision Smart TV. This indicates that the large-screen industry will enter the smart screen era from the traditional TV era. The first product of the new category will be officially released in early August and we might bring it to the Indian market soon.” He added, “We will launch newer products and establish an ecosystem of technologically advanced and high-quality devices in India.”
For the launch of Honor 9X series in India, Peng stated, “We will launch the next X series phone in India soon. The phone is a successor to Honor 8X launched in India last year, which was a huge rage with the youth in India and has received an overwhelming response.”
The Honor 9X and Honor 9X Pro feature a 6.59-inch full-HD+ display with 1080 X 2340 pixel resolution. The phones are powered by a 7nm octa-core Kirin 810 SoC with ARM Mali-G52 MP6 GPU.
The Honor 9X and 9X Pro run Android 9.0 Pie with EMUI 9.1.1 on top and are backed up by 4000mAh battery with fast charging support. The phone measures 163.1 x 77.2 x 8.8mm and it weighs 206 grams. Both the phones have a side-mounted fingerprint reader which also doubles up as a power button.
For the camera, Honor 9X Pro is equipped with a triple camera setup with a combination of 48-megapixel, a 2-megapixel depth camera, and an 8MP ultra-wide sensor. For the front camera, the phone features a pop-up selfie camera of 16-megapixel. Honor 9X features a dual-camera setup which consists of a 48MP f/1.8 main camera and a secondary 2MP shooter for depth effects. For selfies, the device will come with a 16MP f/2.2 front camera that uses a motorised pop-up module.