Huawei Mate 9 may sport dual-curved display, Leica dual-camera setup

By Shrey Pacheco | Published on 24 Oct 2016
  • The dual-curved variant is tipped to be called the Mate 9 Pro, and may feature a QHD display as compared to an FHD display on the standard variant.

Huawei Mate 9 may sport dual-curved display, Leica dual-camera setup

Details about Huawei’s next flagship phone, tipped to be called the Mate 9, has been leaked online. The phone will reportedly be available in two variants. The standard variant will feature a flat screen, while a second variant, called the Mate 9 Pro, will sport a dual-curved display.

Judging by the renders, both variants will feature dual-rear cameras with Leica’s certification, similar to the Huawei P9. The phones may also feature 4x optical zoom, and the top-end variant might be priced at $1,300 (approx. Rs. 86,900). Other details that can be seen in the renders include a fingerprint sensor at the back, USB-C port and a 3.5mm headphone jack.

Leakster Evan Blass stated further details about the Mate 9 on VentureBeat, highlighting 5.9-inch displays. The phones may also sport the new HiSilicon Kirin 960 SoC, with 4GB RAM and storage options ranging from 64GB to 256GB. He also noted that the standard Mate 9 may sport a Full HD display, while the Mate 9 Pro might sport a QHD display. The new phone is also tipped to run on Android Nougat, with support for Daydream VR.


Shrey Pacheco

Writer, gamer, and hater of public transport.

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