3D curved glass
The Honor 9 is cradled by 3D curved glass with stunning and distinctive colors. Tantalizing Nano textures precision carved into the glass with photo etching technology. The gorgeous curve crafted through a thermal bending process. Together, they make the Honor 9 shine with an otherworldly glow that leaps off the glass.
Each and every pane of glass is checked against exacting standards, and a new mold is used for every 500 devices made. It is only through this level of unsparing craftsmanship and ingenuity that the Honor 9 achieves such a blend of fashion and technology.
The Honor 9 is now available in Glacier Grey, inspired by the quiet yet enduring beauty of a glacier. Light glides and dances across the grey glass – ethereal, distinctive, understated.
The meticulously crafted 3D curved glass back seamlessly flows into the sandblasted metal frame – a delight to both hold and behold.
upgraded dual-lens camera
superior low light shooting experience
Dual-lens hybrid zoom
Short video sharing
The Honor 9’s state-of-the-art dual-lens camera captures the world in incredibly high resolution and vivid detail. It’s the culmination of dual-lens technology, merging the strengths of a 20 MP monochrome lens and a 12 MP RGB lens.
No need to fear the dark. Our innovations in pixel binning technology deliver twice the brightness in low-light conditions *1 – meaning that you’ll get a clear photo, day or night.
Capture every last detail with the Honor 9’s dual-lens hybrid zoom, providing greater clarity even at 2x zoom.
With the Honor 9’s Quik video editing function, create your own video masterpieces in just a few taps, ready to share with friends and family. Moreover, bring your snapshots to life with moving picture, which captures a 2 second video every time you click the shutter, providing in a glimpse into what happened before and after, makes your short video into a story when combining it to Quik video editing function*2.
Grammy award winner tuning
Honor Purity Equalizer
Huawei Histen 3D audio technology brings the experience of live music to the Honor 9. With innovative ultra-wide 3D sound field technology, you’ll be able to enjoy virtual surround sound through your earphones in three different modes – near, front and wide – that replicate the effect of listening to music through traditional headphones, in a home theater and at a concert hall. Immerse yourself in music, whenever, wherever.
Audio fine-tuning by Grammy Award winner Rainer Mailler – the Honor 9 highlights the unique characteristics of different kind of music, bringing in more authentic and essential musical experiences.
The Honor 9 has partnered with Monster to optimize sound quality - the Honor Purity equalizer. It enables the Honor 9 to reproduce high definition audio with outstanding clarity, warm mid-range, crystal clear high frequencies and strong bass that does not overpower the music.
Kirin 960 Chipset
The Honor 9 is a performance machine. Thanks to the Kirin 960 chipset, Honor 9 is 18% stronger in CPU performance 180% speedier in GPU compared with last generation*3, which ensures a long time fast running experience, with up to 6GB memory and 64GB storage*4.
Harness the power of artificial intelligence with EMUI 5.1, which intelligently adjusts resource allocation and memory management based on your usage patterns, reducing lag and increasing power-on speed by up to 20%*5. Gaming too is smoother and snappier on EMUI 5.1 with the Game Performance Cruise System, which reduces power consumption, extends gaming time and keeps smooth running experience in long time usage.
Everything looks better on the Honor 9, thanks to its 5.15-inch FHD screen with 428 PPI, offering true-to-life color reproduction and color saturation levels of up to 96%. Its sunlight, night, and eye comfort modes ensure that your screen looks great no matter when or where you are.
Powered by a large 3200mAh*6 battery and Smart Power 5.0, the Honor 9 will keep you going and going – up to 78 hours offline music playing*7. Don’t miss a beat even when your battery is low, as 9V2A QuickCharge technology gets you from 0 to 40% in just half an hour*8.
9V2A fast charging
The Honor 9’s front-facing fingerprint sensor lets you quickly unlock your device without picking it up. Its fingerprint technology is continually learning, enhancing speed and security over time.