HONOR 9X Lite is now official in Finland with 48MP dual rear cameras, 6.5-inch FHD+ display, 16MP front-facing camera, 3750mAh battery, and Octa-Core Kirin 710 12nm processor.
Alongside the HONOR 9X Lite, the company also announced the Honor 20 Lite in Italy as Honor 20E. It is also known as HONOR 10i in some markets. This is coming right after the announcement of the HONOR 30 phone lineup.
The HONOR 9X Lite is the souped down version of the HONOR 9X and HONOR 9X PRO, which was announced as the company’s first phones with pop-up selfie cameras.
HONOR 9X Lite Specs
*. Display: 6.5-inch (2340 × 1080 pixels) Full HD+ 19:5:9 2.5D curved glass display
*. Dimensions: 160.4 × 76.6 × 7.8mm
*. Weight: 175g
*. Fingerprint sensor: YES (rear-mounted)
*. Back cameras: 48-megapixels rear camera with f/1.8 aperture, a 2-megapixels camera with f/2.4 aperture and LED flash
*. Front camera: 16-megapixels selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture
*. Processor: Octa-Core Kirin 710 12nm chipset
*. GPU: ARM Mali-G51 MP4
*. RAM: 4GB RAM
*. Storage: 128GB internal storage, that is expandable via a microSD card slot
*. OS: Android 9 (Pie) with EMUI 9
*. SIM: Dual SIM (nano + nano + microSD)
*. Network and connectivity: Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz / 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS
*. Battery: 3750mAh battery capacity and supports charging up to 10W.
HONOR 9X Lite carries bunch of similarities as that of HONOR 8X. There is the 6.5-inch FHD+ 1080p FullView display, with a completely new design, it is just a fancy paint job.
You can find the phone in Black, Green color options and comes with a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor, measure 7.8mm and weighs 175g. It runs on Android 9 Pie with the company’s EMUI 9.
It packs a dual rear camera setup, which includes the main 48-megapixels rear camera with f/1.8 aperture, and a 2-megapixels camera with f/2.4 aperture and LED flash inside the huge rectangle shape with AI Dual Camera.
While the notch display holds the 16-megapixels selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture. It is powered by a Kirin 710 12nm chipset with ARM Mali-G51 MP4 GPU, 4GB RAM and comes with 128GB internal storage, that is expandable via a microSD card slot.
It packs Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz / 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS connectivity features. While the 3750mAh battery keeps the phone on with supports charging up to 10W.
For the pricing, the HONOR 9X Lite costs 199 Euros ($215), users can start pre-ordering the phone from April 30th, Finland. While the actual sales will kick-off from May, 14th. We are still NOT sure concerning international availability.
While on the other hand, the HONOR 20E shares identical specifications with the last year’s HONOR 20 Lite. It packs a 6.21-inch (1,080×2,340 pixels) Full-HD+ IPS panel with 19.5:9 aspect ratio, with slim bezels.
It comes with a waterdrop notch that houses the 8-megapixels selfie camera, and triple camera setup at the back consisting of the main 24-megapixel f/1.8 main sensor, 8-megapixel f/2.4 shooter, and a 2-megapixel f/2.4 camera.
The HONOR 20E comes with dual-SIM (Nano), Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, LTE, Bluetooth v4.2, NFC, and GPS/A-GPS as its network and connectivity features. It is available in black and blue color options.
It runs on Android 9 with EMUI 9.1 on top. It is powered by an Octa-core Kirin 710F processor with four cores clocked at 2.2GHz and the other four clocked at 1.7GHz.
The Honor 20E comes with 4GB of RAM, 64GB of storage that is expandable up to 512GB via microSD card. It carries a 3,400mAh battery and has support for 10W charging. It is currently priced at EUR 180, but EUR 150 is for a limited time.