Huawei on Monday officially launched it’s newest flagship to the Mate series, the Huawei Mate 9 Pro, during an event in China. The smartphone is essentially a more premium version of company’s smartphone Huawei Mate 9, which was launched earlier this month.
According to GSM Arena, the Mate 9 Pro is exactly what has leaked before and what the fans hoped for – the Porsche Edition without the premium clothing and price tag.
Android Headlines, reports that the dual-SIM Huawei Mate 9 Pro runs on company’s Emotion UI 5.0 on top of Android 7.0 Nougat, sporting a 5.5-inch QHD curved AMOLED display – the biggest difference between the Mate 9 Pro and the Mate 9. The smartphone packs a 2.5GHz octa-core Kirin 960 processor coupled with 6GB of RAM.
The phablet comes with a dual-camera setup at the back with 20MP monochrome lens and 12MP RGB sensors with Leica lenses. The dual camera setup is tagged with dual-tone LED flash, and comes with a 8MP front camera for taking selfies. The camera setup comes with optical image stabilization capability.
The Huawei Mate 9 Pro comes with a fingerprint scanner at the back, housing a 4000mAh battery. In terms of connectivity the Huawei Mate 9 Pro offers options like GPS, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth.
The phablet comes with inbuilt storage options of 64GB and 128GB and memory options of 4GB and 6GB of RAM respectively.
The 4GB variant of the smartphone has been priced at $685.17 while the 6GB RAM variant is at $772.66.
The smartphone will be available in Champagne Gold, Space Gray, Mocha Brown, Moonlight Silver, and Ceramic White colors.
There is still no info about it’s international availability and pricing, but we’ll keep you in the loop if the situation changes.