The number of smartphone models intended forlovers of mobile games is growing day by day. The Chinese manufacturer HONOR introduced the Honor 9X and its older version of the Honor 9X Pro, designed to capture the niche of low-cost gaming mobile devices.
The price of the base model starts from $ 203,which allowed manufacturers to install a virtually 6.59-inch frameless display with a resolution of Full HD + (2340 × 1080 pixels) with an aspect ratio of 19.5: 9. The screen has no cuts and holes and conforms to the Eye Comfort standard, providing maximum protection for the user's view. A fingerprint scanner is located on one of the side faces of the device.
The hardware of both smartphones works onAn 8-core Kirin 810 chip (2 Cortex-A76 cores with a frequency of 2.27 GHz and 6 Cortex-A55 cores with a frequency of 1.88 GHz), manufactured using 7-nm technology with AI-additions to improve gaming performance. Graphic processor - ARM Mali-G52 MP6. Depending on the configuration, smartphones have a 64 or 128 GB flash drive for Honor 9X and 256 GB for Honor 9X Pro. RAM - 4, 6 or 8 GB. In addition, the Honor 9X Pro is equipped with a unique 9-layer cooling system with a special system of tubes and plates to increase the efficiency of heat removal.
The main model Honor 9X provides a doublemain camera with 48 megapixel module (f / 1.8 aperture, HDR, without optical stabilization) and an auxiliary depth sensor of 2 megapixels for recognition of objects when shooting in portrait mode. In the Honor 9X Pro model, the camera is three-module, where two sensors are identical to the base model, and the third is an 8 megapixel super-wide-angle lens.
Selfie camera on 16 megapixel (f / 2.2) in both models, retractable and protected from the sudden fall of the smartphone. When shooting, artificial intelligence is used, which recognizes the type of scene being filmed and determines the optimal parameters. Maximum light sensitivity (up to 102,400 ISO) will allow you to shoot in low light conditions. There is a special mode AIS Handheld Super Night View 2.0, which, in the absence of camera vibrations, will allow exposure to 30 seconds.
Dual 4G modules provide communication for smartphones.VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac (2.4 + 5 GHz), Bluetooth 5.0 LE, GPS + GLONASS with support for Link Turbo technology, AI Smartphone Dual Card Internet Access, AI Smart Antenna, Dual 4G Dual Voice VoLTE, AI 4G Signal Fast Recovery and AI Intelligent Base Station Selection (provides reliable and uninterrupted communication with the mobile and Internet network). For autonomous operation of the devices are responsible batteries with a capacity of 4000 mAh. Provides memory expansion through microSD up to 512 GB, as well as two slots for SIM-cards. There is a 3.5 mm headphone jack and a USB 2.0 Type-C port. The operating system selected Android 9.0 Pie with the latest firmware EMUI 9.1.1 and the EROFS file system.
The price of the base model Honor 9X (4/64 GB) will be$ 203, a model with 6/64 GB of memory will be offered already for $ 232, and from 6/128 GB for $ 276. Cost Honor 9X Pro, depending on the configuration - $ 320 or $ 349. Smartphones will go on sale on July 30.