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Know about HUAWEI P9 Before Getting It

By Avery Pacheco, 29/03/2016, updated on 21/01/2022

Huawei has unveiled its latest flagship Huawei P9, including P9, P9 Lite, and P9 Max, in London on 6th, April. The launch event revealed some detailed information of the phone. It should be our closest look yet at Huawei's upcoming flagship phone before we buy it. Concluding things about Huawei P9, this guide will lead you know about Huawei P9 before buying it.

Release Date and Pricing

Huawei P9 is available at $499. The variants, P9 Max and P9 Lite, are respectively priced at $699 and $299. There are three versions availablehaze gold, ceramic white, rose gold, prestige gold, titanium grey, and mystic silver.


Aiming to provide cost-effective products, Huawei endeavors to design high quality smartphone while price it at an affordable price. It is said that the design may put a dual lens camera on the rear. Besides, there can be a rear fingerprint sensor built-in. There are other rumors. For example, the flagships, including P9, P9 Lite, and P9 Max may come with a triplicate of handsets. Besides, P9 will have a slightly larger screen, additional RAM and storage.

Huawei P9 Display

It is said that P9 is going to sport a 5.2-inch 1080p display. The P9 Max will have a 6.2-inch QHD display and the P9 Lite will come with a 5-inch 1080p screen. However, there are al so rumors which say that Huawei P9 will be equipped with a Full HD display with 96% colour saturation and high contrast. The P9 Lite is said to be 5-inches while the P9 Max 6.8 inches. The phone is thick and light for comfortable and easy holding.

Huawei P9 Display

High-end Specs

It is said that the components of Huawei P9 are more conservative, as would be expected. The flagship will come with a Kirin 950, Mali-T880 GPU, and 3/4GB of RAM. There are two versions of P9. One is of 32GB internal memory while another has 64GB storage. In addition, P9 has a microSD, which is up to 128GB. Users are supported to get extra memory for piles of Android files. It is easy to take good shot with the Android camera.


Huawei P9 will feature the dual lens. Both P9 and P9 Lite will have a 12-megapixel dual OIS rear camera. P9 Max will come with 12-megapixel dual rear camera. Techniques like geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, panorama, and HDR are applied to the phone camera.



Opinions- "Is front camera 5MP? It would be better than p7 and p8." - "Huawei makes many phones. Still haven't seen a better looking phone than the Huawei Mate 8." - "I like Huawei's designs. Huawei is one of the few companies that stick to its own design, rather than a rip off from Apple."