The Huawei Y9s smartphone is finally official. It comes with side mounted fingerprint sensor which unlock phone in just 0.3 seconds. It integrates into power button, when press for a second activates voice assistant and a long press of 3 seconds powers off the device.
The phone features in polished glass body with 3D arc design and its back color changes shade with light. It has 6.59-inch FHD+ display with 91% screen-to-body ratio.
The Huawei Y9s specs include octa-core Kirin 710F SoC coupled with 6GB RAM, 128GB ROM and MicroSD card support up to 512GB. A 4000mAh battery is include with offers about 40 hours of continuous calling or 80 hours of music playback or 9 hours of video.
The smartphone boots on Android 9.1 Pie based EMUI 9.1 and houses 16MP front camera inside popup module. At the back side is a combination of 48MP, 8MP and 2MP shooters.
Huawei Y9s Specifications
- Models: STK-L21 / STK-LX3 / STK-L22
- Dimensions: 163.1 x 77.2 x 8.8 mm
- Weight: 206 grams
- Biometrics: Fingerprint sensor (Side mounted)
- Operating System: Android 9.0 Pie based EMUI 9.1
- SIM: Dual SIM support
- Display: 6.59-inch LTPS LCD display with 2340 x 1080 pixels resolution, 19.5:9 aspect ratio, 391ppi pixel density, multi-touch support, 91% screen to body ratio
- Chipset: Octa-Core (2.2GHz A73 x 4 + 1.7GHz A53 x 4) Kirin 710F processor with Mali-G51 GPU
- RAM: 6GB
- Storage: 128GB built-in, expandable up to 512GB using MicroSD card
- Front camera: 16MP with F/2.2 Aperture, AI Beauty (popup camera)
- Rear cameras: Triple rear cameras with LED Flash
- 48MP main with F/1.8 Aperture
- 8MP with 120-degree Ultra-wide angle lens, F/2.4 Aperture
- 2MP depth sensor with F/2.4 Aperture
- Battery: 4000mAh (typical) / 3900mAh (minimum) with 5V2A charging
- Connectivity: Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Bluetooth V4.2, USB 2.0 Type-C, GPS/A-GPS/GLONASS/Beidou, 3.5mm Audio Jack
- Sensors: Ambient Light, Gyroscope, Compass, Gravity
The Huawei Y9s price is $239 (€215) and comes in Midnight Black and Breathing Crystal colors. It is already up for pre-order in Iraq. Those who pre-order will get gifts worth $99.