Recently, Honor India had confirmed that it will be holding a launch event on July 24 to announce a new smartphone. The rumor mill has been speculating that the Honor 9i that was launched in China in the previous month would be arriving in India as Honor 9X. However, the latest tweet by Honor India reveals that the name of the smartphone that will be launching on July 24 is Honor 9N.
As far as specs of the Honor 9N is concerned, it could be sporting the same specs that can be found on China’s Honor 9i. The recent teasers of the smartphone have revealed that the Honor 9N will be arriving with dual rear cameras, glass back, rear-mounted fingerprint reader and color variants like Blue and Purple.
Beauty is not what meets the eye but an essence that is all around us! ✨✨
Get ready to witness beauty like never before at the grand launch of #Honor9N on 24th July! 😍😍
Mark your calendar! #BeautyAllAround pic.twitter.com/HaOS70q6NO
— Honor India (@HiHonorIndia) July 16, 2018
The Honor 9N is expected to feature a 5.84-inch IPS LCD screen that will produce Full HD+ resolution of 2280 x 1080 pixels. It may sport a notched screen that will deliver an aspect ratio of 19:9.
It is yet another phone from the company that will be driven by Kirin 659 SoC. The chipset will be supported by 4 GB of RAM. It is likely to arrive in 64 GB and 128 GB storage models. The handset will also feature a microSD card slot.
The Honor 9N could be equipped with a frontal shooter of 16-megapixel. The backside of the phone may sport 13-megapixel + 2-megapixel dual camera setup. It may receive power from 3,000mAh battery. The Honor 9N will be preinstalled with Android Oreo and the latest version of EMUI skin.
There is no information available on the pricing of the Honor 9N. The 64 GB and 128 GB storage variants of the Honor 9i are respectively selling for 1,399 Yuan (~$209) and 1,699 Yuan (~$254) in the home market. In India, these variants may carry similar pricing.