Huawei’s sub-brand Honor is gearing up to launch the Honor 9X series in its home country. Today the company has officially announced that the device will be launched in China on July 23rd. The series is expected to include a standard Honor 9X and the Honor 9X Pro variant. The Honor 9X will be the successor to last year’s Honor 8X. The spec sheet was recently leaked.
The Honor 9X and Honor 9X Pro may feature a display measuring between 6.5-inches to 6.7-inches. The devices are rumoured to come with a 3D glass design. Honor has confirmed that the 9X series will be powered by the recently announced Kirin 810 SoC made using the 7nm process. Details regarding the RAM and storage configurations are not known at the moment.
The standard Honor 9X is tipped to come with a triple rear camera setup while the Pro model may be equipped with a quad-camera setup. The former may have a 24MP primary sensor, 8MP super-wide angle lens and a 2MP depth sensor. On the other hand, the Honor 9X Pro is rumored to sport a primary 48MP Sony IMX582 sensor, 8MP super-wide-angle lens, 2MP macro lens and 2MP depth sensor. For selfies, the Honor 9X and Honor 9X Pro are expected to be fitted with 20MP and 25MP sensors respectively. There is no information about whether the device will feature a punch hole design or pop-up camera module.
The Honor 9X may be backed by a 3,750mAh battery unit with support for 10W fast charging. The Pro variant could draw its power from a 4,000mAh battery with 20W fast charging support.
There is no word regarding the pricing and availability of the Honor 9X series. We expect more details to surface online leading up to the launch date.