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Huawei Y9 Prime 2019 India launch soon: Expected specs, prices inside

New Delhi, News Nation Bureau | Updated : 01 August 2019, 10:58 AM
Huawei Y9 Prime 2019 (Photo Credit: Huawei)
Huawei Y9 Prime 2019 (Photo Credit: Huawei)

Huawei Y9 Prime 2019, which is already being retailed in the countries like Chile, Saudi Arabia and Kenya, will be launched in India very soon. Amazon India has confirmed that the phone will be retailed on the e-commerce website whenever it launches, reports NDTV’s Gadgets 360.

According to the Gadgets 360 report, the e-commerce website has also started teasing the arrival of Huawei Y9 Prime 2019. It is to be noted that the upcoming smartphone has a pop-up selfie camera setup. The upcoming phone also houses triple rear camera setup at the back as well as a rear fingerprint sensor. Amazon teaser reads Huawei Y9 Prime 2019 ‘coming soon'. However, the teaser is not available on the website of Amazon.

Huawei Y9 Prime 2019: Specifications (Expected)

Huawei Y9 Prime 2019 is an upgraded variant of the Huawei Y9 that was launched in India in January this year. The upgraded variant of Huawei Y9 runs on Android 9 Pie with EMUI 9.0. The smartphone features a 6.59-inch full-HD+ (1080x2340 pixels) LCD screen with 19.5:9 aspect ratio. It is powered by octa-core Kirin 710F processor, paired with 4GB of RAM.

On the optics front, the Huawei Y9 Prime 2019 comes equipped with a triple rear camera setup, which sports a 16-megapixel primary sensor, an 8-megapixel secondary sensor with an ultra-wide-angle lens, and a third 2-megapixel sensor. Also, there is a 16-megapixel sensor on the front, which is a part of the pop-up selfie camera module.

The Huawei Y9 Prime 2019 comes with two storage options i.e. 64GB and 128GB. Other features the phone include Bluetooth, Wi-Fi connectivity support, a rear fingerprint sensor, GPS, USB-Type C and 4G LTE support. Further, it has 4,000mAh battery.  

Huawei Y9 2019: Price (Expected)

The India pricing of Huawei Y9 Prime 2019 is yet to be known. However, the phone is currently being retailed at KSH 23,499 (4GB + 128) (approx. Rs 15,700) in Kenya, at SAR 969 (approx. Rs 17,800) in Saudi Arabia, and at $249.99 (approx. Rs 17,150) in Chile. So, we can expect a price-tag around Rs. 16-17,000 in India.

Globally, Huawei Y9 Prime 2019was launched in three colour options - Midnight Black, Emerald Green, and Sapphire Blue. The smartphone is likely to arrive in the same colour options in India as well.

First Published: Sunday, July 21, 2019 09:14 AM
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