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Honor 9 specs

The Honor 9 is upon us, once again bringing top-tier performance and design to a more affordable price point — in the UK, just £379. When it comes to specs, you're mostly looking at Huawei P10-level innards, with one or two exceptions.

That means you get Huawei's high-end Kirin 960 octa-core processor, with 4 or 6GB of RAM depending on where you buy, and an ample 64GB of storage. And there's a capable dual camera setup around the back — 12MP plus 20MP, with laser autofocus.

The top-level differences between the P10 and Honor 9: No OIS in the RGB sensor of the main camera, no Super Charging support — instead just regular 9V/2A quick charge — and fewer radio bands, meaning the European Honor 9 doesn't have band coverage for U.S. LTE. (Sorry, importers!)

In any case, here's your complete Honor 9 spec sheet. For more on Honor's latest phone, check out our hands-on preview!

CategorySpecification
Operating SystemEMUI 5.1 / Android 7.0
ProcessorKirin 960 octa-core, 4x 2.4GHz + 4x 1.8GHz
RAM4GB (6GB in some mainland European countries)
Storage64GB
Display2.5D glass front
5.15-inch 1920x1080 - 428 ppi
Main Cameras12MP RGB + 20MP monochrome, f/2.2
Front Camera8MP
ConnectivityWifi a/b/g/n/ac, 2.4/5GHz
Bluetooth 4.2
Fingerprint
USB Type-C supporting USB-OTG
SIM CardDual nano SIM or nano SIM + microSD
Frequency bands4G LTE: B1/B3/B5/B7/B8/B20
3G UMTS: B1/B2/B5/B8
GSM/EDGE: B2/B3/B5/B8
Battery3,200mAh, 9V/2A quick charging
Dimensions147.3 x 70.9 x 7.45 mm
Weight155 grams
ColorsGlacier Grey / Sapphire Blue / Midnight Black
Alex Dobie
Executive Editor

Alex was with Android Central for over a decade, producing written and video content for the site, and served as global Executive Editor from 2016 to 2022.

1 Comment
  • Got the answer I was looking for in this article. Thanks. Unfortunately it won't be a good phone too import to the US. Shame.