It is a mid-range smartphone with measurements of 150.9 x 76.2 x 8.2 mm and weighs 162 grams (including battery). It runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS with EMUI 4.1.
The Huawei Mate 9 Lite specs include 5.5-Inch 2.5D curved glass display with 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution. It is powered by octa-core (2.1GHz x 4 + 1.7GHz x 4) HiSilicon Kirin 655 processor with Mali-T830 GPU.
The Huawei Mate 9 Lite feature dual-camera technology that takes quality photos faster. The first camera on the back is of 12MP, which has 1.25μm pixels. It also has Phased detection auto focus support that works in just 0.3 seconds. On the back side is 2MP second camera that captures depth of field and delivers bokeh effect as well. It has 8MP front facing camera for selfies as well.
Connectivity options include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Bluetooth V4.1, GPS, 3.5mm Audio jack etc. The smartphone is equipped with fingerprint sensor on the back as well. It also comes with Hall effect sensor, Proximity, Ambient light, acceleration sensor and e-compass.