The Huawei Mate 9 was officially unveiled along with its premium sibling Huawei Mate 9 Porsche Design in the previous month. Early reports suggest that the Mate 9 is already performing quite well in the market. ZOL.com.cn has released Huawei Mate 9 teardown photos to reveal its internal components.
Huawei Mate 9 Teardown
The Huawei Mate 9 teardown images have been revealed the entire dismantling process of the smartphone that begins with the removal of the SIM card tray. Next, the two screws on the bottom edge is removed followed by the usage of a suction cup to separate the display panel from the rear panel.
The fingerprint module is unseated followed by the removal of the dual camera lenses. After this, the inbuilt battery can be removed from its compartment. After dismantling the Mate 9, ZOL has stated that the Mate 9’s internal work is better than what is present inside the Apple iPhone.
Huawei is speculated to release the Mate 9 in the U.S. very soon. Rumors have it that it will be launched on Jan. 6 through the upcoming Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2017 event.
Huawei Mate 9 Specifications, Features
The Huawei Mate 9 measures 156.9 x 78.9 x 7.9 mm and its weight is 190 grams. It has a 5.9-inch full HD display and is powered by the in-house Kirin 960 SoC that has scored 132,000 points on AnTuTu. The 64 GB and 128 GB variants of Mate 9 are respectively packed with 4 GB and 6 GB of RAM.
The dual rear cameras feature two 12-megapixel Leica lenses. Its frontal camera is of 8-megapixel. It is loaded with Android 7.0 Nougat customized with EMUI 5.0 software. Most smartphones with latest software tend to lag soon, but Huawei has claimed that the Mate 9’s software has been optimized to function smoothly for up to 18 months.
It is equipped with a non-removable Li-Po 4,000 mAh battery that comes with 22.5W SuperCharge power adapter (3.5V-5V/5A) for fast charging. According to the official statement, the Mate 9 can last whole day by charging it for 20 minutes and a charge of 10 minutes will provide enough battery juice to watch two movies.
Huawei Mate 9 Teardown Photos
Here are the teardown images of Huawei Mate 9 released by ZOL: