The long wait is over and finally, Huawei has announced its flagship devices of the year 2016. Huawei announced the Huawei P9 and P9 Plus officially this morning. The good thing is Huawei P9 and P9 Plus will be available in more markets other than China and India and will also hit the US market as well. This was all announced today at the annual event of Huawei where the company not only announced the Huawei P9 and P9 Plus but also announced the stylish Talkband wearable.
Huawei P9 Features
The Huawei P9 comes with a 5.2-inch LCD display having the screen resolution of 1080 x 1920. Powered by Kirin 955 Soc, it has four Cortex A53 cores and four A72 cores, which makes it an octa-core processor. This powerful octa-core processor is backed by 3GB RAM and 32GB ROM or 4GB RAM and 64GB ROM and supports the external SD Card for additional storage.
Most discussed thing of the Huawei P9 prior to its official launch was its dual camera. The rumors were correct and we get a dual camera setup of 12 MP with the mounted flush. One of the two cameras mounted on the back will be used to take the color photos where as the other will take photos in monochrome. The monochrome feature has been added to maintain the quality of photos in different lighting conditions in black and white. Huawei is using the Leica Optics technology for this purpose as discussed earlier along with OIS support and the wide aperture of F/1.1. The front camera is of 8MP.
The other key features of the Huawei P9 are its 3000mAh battery along with a USB Type-C port. Stereo speakers and the Android 6.0 Marshmallow running over the device.
Huawei P9 Plus Features
The Hawei P9 Plus, on the other hand, is a bigger screen variant of its counterpart. With 5.5 inch Super AMOLED display, it comes with 1080 x 1920 FHD resolution. The Huawei P9 Plus comes only with 4GB RAM and 64GB ROM supporting external SD card. With same Kirin 955 chipset like in P9, the P9 Plus comes with a 12MP camera and 8MP front camera. Another difference is a 3400mAh battery.
Huawei P9 and P9 Plus Prices and Release Date
The Huawei P will be available for sale from April 16th in different countries with a price tage of $680. And it will be available in Ceramic White, Haze Gold, Titanium Silver, Rose Gold, Prestige Gold and Mystic Silver colors. Whereas the Huawei P9 Plus will be available at the price tag of $850.