The Honor 9X Pro is a marginally upgraded variant of the Honor 9X. It is a mid-range smartphone the offers a pop-up selfie camera accompanied by a triple rear camera setup. This selfie shooter measures 16MP, while the back of the device offers a 48MP + 8MP + 2MP sensor configuration. For its display, the 9X Pro makes use of a 6.59-inches LCD panel that bears a resolution of 2340 x 1080 pixels and an aspect ratio of 19.5: 9. The fingerprint sensor is embedded within the power button on the right side of the device.

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Powering the Honor 9X Pro is a HiSilicon Kirin 810 SoC that has been paired with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. out-of-the-box, the smartphone runs EMUI 9.1.1 based on Android 9 Pie. The phone is backed by a large 4000mAh battery that charged over a USB Type-C port. Connectivity support on this smartphone includes dual SIM, 4G VoLTE, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, microSD card slot, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. The handset itself measures 163.1mm x 77.2mm x 8.8mm and weigh 206 grams.

Powered by the Kirin 810 chipset, both 9X series phones will offer powerful performance and next-generation AI features thanks to its proprietary NPU which improves AI performance while reducing energy consumption. The use of GPU Turbo 3.0 technology further optimizes energy consumption by providing better balance between image processing performance and energy efficiency while gaming.

The 9X series phones will support about 10 hours of game-play or 10 hours of online video playback thanks to a 4,000mAh battery. AI Smart Communication 2.0 technology has also been implemented to better maintain a steady internet connection.

Available now in China, the HONOR 9X comes in 4GB+64GB, 6GB+64GB, and 6GB+128GB. The HONOR 9X PRO comes in 8GB+128GB and 8GB+256GB. Prices start from RMB 1399 and RMB 2199 respectively.

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