In October 2018, Huawei had launched the Huawei Y9 (2019) smartphone. The handset hat is packed with upper mid-range specs comes with a massive display and dual camera setup. The Chinese manufacturer is now working on bringing the same smartphone to India. Amazon India has a landing page for the smartphone.
The landing page of the Huawei Y9 2019 on Amazon India reveals that the handset is fitted with a 6.5-inch notched screen. It will be packed with 4,000mAh battery. For accelerated graphics performance, the handset will carry support for GPU Turbo technology. It also includes Histen 5.0 party mode.
Huawei Y9 2019 Specifications and Pricing
The Huawei Y9 2019 houses a 6.5-inch IPS LCD display that supports 19.5:9 aspect ratio and full HD+ resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels. The Kirin 710 chipset is the driving force of the smartphone. The 64 GB and 128 GB storage editions of the Huawei Y9 2019 respectively features 4 GB and 6 GB of RAM.
The Android 8.1 Oreo OS with EMUI 8.2 is preinstalled on the Huawei Y9 2019. For photography, it features 13-megapixel + 2-megapixel dual selfie snapper and 16-megapixel + 2-megapixel dual camera setup. The 4,000mAh battery of the phone lacks support for fast charging. For security, there is a fingerprint scanner on the backside of the handset. It was announced in three color variants such as Midnight Black, Sapphire Blue and Aurora Purple. There is no confirmation on whether the Y9 2019 will be arriving in same color options in India.
In Asia, the smartphone is currently available in select markets such as Philippines, Thailand and Malaysia. These regions have received only the 4 GB RAM + 64 GB edition of the smartphone. Also, these markets haven’t received the Aurora Purple variant. The smartphone has landed in Philippines, Thailand and Malaysia with respective price tags of 12,730 Philippine Piso (~$242), 6,990 Thai Baht (~$216) and 899 Malaysian Ringgit (~$217). Hence, there is a possibility that only the 64 GB model of the Huawei Y9 2019 will land in India with a price tag of around Rs. 15,000 (~$214).