Huawei Honor V9 Play

Huawei Honor V9 Play is scheduled for launch this month. The device was announced this month and has just good specifications. The device is a budget phone looking at the fact that the display is only 5.2 inch with 720p screen resolution definitely won’t make it a premium phone. The good thing is that this handset runs on Android 7.0 Nougat which is the latest operating system, most stable and widely used as compared to the recently launched Android 8.0 Oreo.

Huawei Honor V9 Play boasts of good cameras and also it has a unique lithium ion battery that is non-removable. The device features a rear mounted fingerprint sensor and also supports 4G LTE and other basic connectivity features.

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Huawei Honor V9 Play

Key Huawei Honor V9 Play Key Specs

  • Display: 5.2 inch HD
  • Type: IPS LCD
  • SIM: Hybrid dual SIM (Dual standby)
  • Resolution: 720*1280 pixels
  • Pixel Density: 282 ppi
  • OS: Android 7.0 Nougat
  • Processor: 1.5GHz octa core Cortex-A53
  • Chip: MediaTek MT6750
  • GPU: Mali-T860MP2
  • Front Camera: 8MP
  • Back camera: 13MP
  • Battery: Li-ion 3000mAh

Huawei Honor V9 Play features a 5.2 inch display screen, the display has got a 68.9% screen to body ratio meaning that close to half of the device is used by the body. The phone has a screen resolution of 720*1280 pixels. A pixel density of 282 ppi is exhibited by the device.

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Platform and Storage

It runs on Android 7.0 Nougat and has an octa core processor, the Cortex-A53. It features dual SIM with SIM 2 being used in some cases as the external SD card slot. The device has 3GB RAM and 4GB RAM version. The internal storage is only a 32GB and that’s why it has a memory card slot taking up to 256GB.

Huawei Honor V9 Play

The Cameras

The cameras are unique with a 13MP primary camera (rear facing camera). The front camera or selfie camera is an 8 megapixels camera that’s ideal for selfies and video calling.

The device has fingerprint sensor that is fitted on the back of the handset.

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Expect a Huawei Honor V9 Play with 3000mAh battery that is inbuilt in the device’s body. The phone like I said is a mid-range phone with the type of display it has and that’s why it costs just under Kshs. 15,000.

Huawei Honor V9 Play
Brand Huawei
Model Honor V9 Play
Display 5.2 inch HD
Resolution 720*1280 pixels
OS Android v7.0 Nougat
CPU 1.5GHz octa core
Chip MediaTek MT6750
GPU Mali-T860MP2
RAM 3GB or 4GB
SD card 256GB (sim 2 slot)
Front camera/selfie 8MP
Primary Camera 13MP
4G Yes, Enabled
Wi-Fi Yes and Hotspot
Fingerprint Yes rear mounted
Battery Type Lithium ion
Battery Capacity 3000mAh