Global smartphone brand HONOR today launched the HONOR 9X, the latest member of its powerful X-series that boasts next-generation technology in design, photography and performance. Armed with a 48MP Triple Camera and a 6.59” HONOR FullView Display, this feature-laden smartphone offers an extraordinary user experience at an accessible price point of £249.99. Users in the UK will be able to order the HONOR 9X now. HONOR is also allowing users to lead a more intelligent life with its suite of wearables such as wireless headphones and fitness trackers.
Delivering extraordinary photography
The launch of the HONOR 9X attests to the brand’s commitment to bring a flagship smartphone experience to everyone. The HONOR 9X, equipped with a 48MP Triple Camera that features an f/1.8 aperture and ½-inch sensor, allows users to capture their extraordinary moments in clarity. Powered by advanced AI algorithms, its AIS Super Night Mode produces excellent quality photos even in dimly-lit environments and the inclusion of a 120° Super Wide Angle Camera helps users capture more in every single shot.
Extraordinary FullView Display and stunning Dynamic X Design
The front of the HONOR 9X boasts an immersive 6.59” FullView Display, HONOR’s full screen display technology with no notch or cut-out on the screen, providing a zero distraction viewing experience. Its LCD screen is one of the largest displays on a HONOR device with an impressive 91% screen-to-body ratio.
In addition to the extraordinary front display, HONOR also pushes the envelope of smartphone back cover design. Inspired by diamonds, the HONOR 9X’s back panel is made of over 100,000 geometric diamond-cut tiles that reflects and refracts light to create the unique Dynamic X Design. To meet users’ sophisticated aesthetic demands, the HONOR 9X comes in a dazzling sapphire blue and the all-time favourite midnight black.
Other product features
- Dual 3D Curved Panel with a 8.8mm thick frame
- 3.5mm Headphone Jack
- USB Type-C connector
- Pop-up Selfie Camera
- 4,000 mAh All-Day Battery
- 128GB internal storage which can be expanded to 640GB with a 512GB microSD card
“At HONOR, we believe in staying at the forefront of technological innovation and smartphone design in order to provide the best experiences for our users,” said Olivier Dobo, Marketing Director HONOR UK. “The introduction of new technology such as Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Internet of Things (IoT) is transforming how people lead their lives. The HONOR 9X with its stellar camera capabilities, stylish design and powerful software performance was designed from the ground up for our young and dynamic audience.”
Get more from HONOR Band 5 with free SpO2 upgrade
With the proliferation of connected and smart devices, HONOR is paving the way for greater adoption of wearable technology with its suite of wireless headphones and fitness trackers. HONOR recently upgraded its HONOR Band 5 with an all-new feature that allows users to track their oxygen saturation levels in their blood (SpO2). When coupled with the tracker’s Heart Rate Monitor, the HONOR Band 5 will help everyone achieve a more optimal and safer workout.
Olivier Dobo adds: “We encourage our users to lead active lifestyles by adopting simple exercise routines in their everyday lives. As a progressive brand admired across the world, we believe in using technology to help people lead happy and healthy lifestyles. Our wearables offer stylish designs and, very importantly, are reliable and sophisticated fitness companions.”
Building an ecosystem of intelligent devices
The launch of the HONOR 9X and its refreshed suite of wearables is part of the brand’s effort to create a more connected and intelligent world for consumers. Last month, HONOR unveiled its first IoT strategydubbed “1+8+N”, which implies one HONOR Smartphone, eight categories of in-house devices and indefinite accompanying products from its partners, at the annual IFA 2019. Looking ahead, the company is set to introduce a greater variety of smartphones and wearables to enable its consumers to lead more connected, frictionless and intelligent lives.
The HONOR 9X is available from Argos, Amazon, Carphone Warehouse, Mobilephonesdirect, AO Mobile & Buymobiles.net now and Very. The 9X is available at Carphone Warehouse from £14.99/month with an upfront cost of £9.99 or £249.99 SIM free from ID Mobile. Colour variants of the devices may vary in retail stores.