Chinese phone brand Honor continues to deliver Apple, Samsung or Google. The 9X Pro, announced Tuesday, features a 48-megapixel pop-up selfie cam, a trio of rear cameras that includes an 8-megapixel wide-angle lens and an edge-to-edge HD display. And you could buy three of them for the price of one .with advanced camera technology that sell for hundreds less than those produced by
In the US, Best Buy stopped selling Huawei phones, although you can still buy some models on Amazon or through the Honor site. On Monday, at its Futurewei subsidiary located in offices throughout the US.
As such, it's not clear when or if you'll be able to buy the new Honor 9X and 9X Pro in the US -- and that's too bad, because the specs are pretty compelling. In addition to the pop-up camera and 6.6-inch full HD display, you get other cutting-edge features including CPU liquid cooling, at least on the 9X Pro model.
Honor 9X and 9X Pro specs
- Kirin 810 processor (with liquid cooling on the 9X Pro model)
- 6.59-inch "all-view" edge-to-edge display with 92% body-to-screen ratio
- 48MP rear camera with an f/1.8 aperture
- 8MP wide-angle camera (9X Pro only)
- Supports up to 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage (9X) and 8GB of RAM and 256GB of storage (9X Pro)
- MicroSD card slot
- Side-mounted fingerprint sensor
- 4,000-mAh battery rated for 10 hours of life
- Colors include black, blue, red (Honor 9X) and black or purple (Honor 9X Pro)
- Available for preorder now, shipping on July 30