Huawei Y9 Prime 2019 teased in India, launch imminent
Chinese tech giant Huawei is working to launch the Huawei Y9 Prime 2019 in India. In the latest development, e-commerce giant Amazon has posted a teaser image with the text "Coming Soon", hinting at the handset's arrival in India. Notably, the phone is available in select international markets including Kenya, Saudi Arabia, and Chile. Here's more.
Huawei Y9 Prime 2019: At a glance
The Huawei Y9 Prime 2019 features an all-screen look achieved by adopting a pop-up selfie camera. On the rear, the polycarbonate back panel houses triple cameras, LED flash, and a physical fingerprint sensor. The phone comes with a 6.59-inch full HD+ display and 19.5:9 aspect ratio. Moreover, it is available in Emerald Green, Midnight Black, and Sapphire Blue colors.
For the shutterbugs and selfie lovers
The Huawei Y9 Prime 2019 houses a triple rear camera setup comprising a 16MP (f/1.8) primary sensor, 8MP ultra-wide-angle sensor, and a 2MP (f/2.4) depth sensor. The rear camera is AI-enabled and can recognize 22 categories and 500+ scenes in real-time. Up front, the phone sports a 16MP (f/2.0) pop-up selfie snapper. Moreover, both front and rear cameras support 1080p video recording at 30fps.
Under the hood
The Huawei Y9 Prime 2019 is powered by a Kirin 710F octa-core chipset, coupled with 4GB RAM, and 64GB/128GB of storage (expandable upto 512GB). The handset is backed by a 4,000mAh battery and runs on Android Pie-based EMUI 9 OS. Furthermore, it offers all standard sensors and connectivity options including Wi-Fi 802.11, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, USB Type-C port, and 3.5mm headphone jack.
Finally, what about pricing?
To note, pricing and availability details about Huawei Y9 Prime 2019 in India are not known as of now. However, going by its specifications, we expect the smartphone to arrive at a price of under Rs. 20,000. Once launched, it will lock horns with rivals such as Realme X, Redmi K20, and OPPO K3.