Huawei has unveiled its new sub-brand flagship, the Honor 9i, at an event in Goa. The device, which boasts of four camera lenses, will retail at a price of Rs 17,999 and will be available on Flipkart starting October 14, 2017.
The Honor 9i has been branded as the company’s first full-display smartphone with 2.5D curved glass. The screen-to-body ratio is 83 percent, allowing the device to have thinner bezels and a 5.9-inch display without making the device seem bulky.
It is powered by the company’s own octa-core Kirin 659 chipset that has four power cores clocking at 2.36GHz and four energy-efficient cores clocking at 1.7GHz.
Honor 9i will be exclusively available on Flipkart for Rs 17,999.
The device also comes with a native app locker that can be used to lock away those confidential documents and files. The device sports a fingerprint sensor at the back, which can also be used to take photos, videos, answer phone calls, browse photos, stop alarms and perform several other functions.
Huawei also unveiled its new 10,000mAh power bank that will retail at a price of Rs 2,399. Those who opt to buy the device before October 28 will get it at Rs 1,999.