Today, Huawei has revealed another variant of the Mate 9 flagship, the Mate 9 Pro. Basically, it is identical to the Porsche Design edition with smaller storage options at half the price.
|Huawei Mate 9 Pro|
The Huawei Mate 9 Pro comes with the same design minus the Porsche Design branding. It still retained its 5.5 inch screen size, the new Kirin 960 chip, 4,000 mAh battery capacity w/ flash charge tech, and 20 MP f/2.2 monochrome sensor + 12 MP f/2.2 RGB sensor w/ 4-in-1 Hybrid AF, OIS, 2x zoom, and dual tone LED flash.
The difference here is the Mate 9 Pro comes in two options a 4 GB RAM / 64 GB ROM edition and 6 GB RAM / 128 GB variant. In comparison, the Porsche Design Mate 9 has 6 GB RAM and 256 GB ROM.
Huawei Mate 9 Pro Specs
Display: 5.5 Inch QHD Curved Super AMOLED 2560 x 1440 resolution at 534 ppi
CPU: 2.5 GHz 64 Bit Kirin 960 octa core processor w/ i6 co-processor
GPU: Mali G71
RAM: 4 GB / 6 GB
ROM: 64 GB / 128 GB
Back Camera: 20 MP f/2.2 monochrome sensor + 12 MP f/2.2 RGB sensor w/ 4-in-1 Hybrid AF, OIS, 2x zoom, and dual tone LED flash
Selfie Camera: 8 MP f/1.9 aperture
Battery: 4,000 mAh w/ 5A Super Charge
OS: Android 7.0 Nougat w/ EMUI 5.0 skin
Connectivity: WiFi, 3G, LTE, Bluetooth 4.2, NFC, IR Blaster, GPS, A GPS, GLONASS, BDS, dual SIM (hybrid)
Sensors: Accelerometer, gyroscope, proximity, compass, barometer
Others: Fingerprint sensor, USB Type C
Dimensions: 7.5 mm slim
Weight: 169 g
Price: CNY 4,699 (4 GB RAM / 64 GB ROM), CNY 5,299 (6 GB RAM / 128 GB ROM)
The best part of Huawei Mate 9 Pro's announcement is its pricing, its priced at just CNY 4,699 (4 GB RAM / 64 GB ROM variant) and CNY 5,299 (6 GB RAM / 128 GB ROM edition) compared with CNY 10,259 for the Porsche Design model.