Huawei Y9 (2018) was launched earlier this year in Thailand. Now seems like the company is working on its successor – Huawei Y9 (2019). A Huawei smartphone with model number JKM-AL00 has now been certified by China’s TENAA certification website which is said to be none other than Huawei Y9 (2019).
The listing shows the specifications and features of the Huawei Y9 (2018). It shows a similar design and specifications like the Honor 8X Max which was launched earlier this month.
As per the TENAA listing, the Huawei Y9 (2018) features a 6.5-inch Full HD+2.5D curved glass display with 2340 × 1080 pixels resolution, an aspect ratio of 19:5:9 with 91 percent screen-to-body ratio. It is powered by an octa-core Kirin 710 processor with ARM Mali-G51 MP4 GPU.
The listing shows that the Huawei Y9 (2018) will have two variants – 4GB RAM with 64GB storage and 6GB RAM with 128GB internal storage, both of which are expandable up to 400GB with microSD. The phone runs on Android 8.1 (Oreo) with EMUI 8.2.
For the optics, the device will be equipped with four cameras – two at the rear, and two at the front. The rear camera will feature a combination of 20-megapixel and 2-megapixel sensors. For the front, the TENAA listing reveals only a 16-megapixel front sensor, but the images suggest a dual camera setup even on the front.
The Huawei Y9 (2018) is backed up by a 4,000mAh battery. The listing shows a dimensions of 162.4 x 77.1 x 8.05 mm, and weight 173 grams. Once launched, the smartphone will be available in four colour options – black, pink, blue, and purple.