Huawei Y9 Prime (2019)
The Huawei Y9 Prime can be a great choice as it offers a unique Pop-up selfie camera with an extraordinary battery life accompanied by a superb display and decent performance within its price range.
Design & Display
The design of Y9 Prime stands out by featuring a unique dividing line and a beautiful shimmering texture in its back.
The screen is a 6.59 inches FHD Ultra Fullview Display with a 1080 x 2340 px resolution. The LTPS TFT LCD offers a smooth, clear display with a 391 PPI pixel density and a 19.5:9 aspect ratio. It gives you a cinematic viewing experience for a better experience in reading e-books, gaming, and watching videos on your phone.
The Y9 Prime features an Eye Comfort Mode for a better reading experience. Also, the screen is ‘’certified by TÜV Rheinland’’ for blocking out the harmful blue light.
The colors offered for this model are Emerald Green, Midnight Black and Sapphire Blue.
Operating System & UI
The operating system on this smartphone is EMUI9 on Android 9, which is user-friendly and offers a lot of exciting features.
It provides a simple interactive design along with intelligent functions for more functionality and comfort.
It is noteworthy to mention that Y9 Prime has access to all of Google's services.
Some of its features are Fingerprint Sensor, Dark Mode and HUAWEI App Gallery.
Internal design & Performance
The chipset used in Y9 Prime is the improved Octa-core Hisilicon Kirin 710F that runs smooth and fast with efficient thermal management.
There has been an enhancement in the running speed and lowering the power consumption for a smooth experience even while handling hard tasks.
It supports GPU Turbo 3.0 that improves performance, offering you a high-end gaming performance.
As for the memory, it comes with 4GB RAM and the option of 64/128GB storage.
There is a triple camera at the back of this phone that delivers high-quality images. The Primary 16MP camera provides sharp and clear images.
Then there is the Ultra-Wide 8MP camera with a 120˚ field of view to help you capture more of a scene in your shots.
There is also a 2MP depth camera for portraits, autofocus assistance, and adding more quality to the images.
Finally, there is a unique 16 MP Auto Pop-up Selfie camera that comes out pretty quickly and delivers beautiful images with superb saturation. It offers optimization in 8 scenes for your photos.
As for recording videos, you can shoot 1080p videos at 30fps with great quality.
The 3D Portrait retouching retouches your portrait with studio-quality lighting effects for better image quality.
AI Photography is supported by the AI algorithm and optimizes the scenes intelligently for a more vivid quality in your images. It can recognize 22 categories and more than 500 scenes.
Some other features of the camera setup are, LED flash, HDR, panorama, optical image stabilization and Night Mode.
The Y9 Prime has an incredible Li-Po 4000 mAh that supports Smart power-saving processor to increase the overall power efficiency immensely.
The Huawei Y9 Prime has a single loudspeaker with high-quality sound that comes with a 3.5 mm ear jack.
Some features of the Huawei Y9 Prime are Proximity sensor, compass, gyro, ambient light sensor, Gravity sensor and FM Radio.
It is noteworthy to mention that it provides the option of Single/Dual-SIM slot.
The Huawei Y9 Prime is a Solid mid-ranger with a stylish design, superb display, and an out of the world battery life accompanied by a reliable chipset and decent camera setup to make the money you pay for it worth every penny.
|Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|Announced||2019, August 01|
|Status||Available. Released 2019, August 05|
|Dimensions||163.5 x 77.3 x 8.9 mm (6.44 x 3.04 x 0.35 in)|
|Weight||196.8 g (6.95 oz)|
|Build||Glass front, plastic back|
|SIM||Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Type||LTPS IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||6.59 inches, 106.6 cm2 (~84.3% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~391 ppi density)|
|OS||Android 9.0 (Pie), upgradable to Android 10, Magic UI 2.1|
|Chipset||Kirin 710F (12 nm)|
|CPU||Octa-core (4x2.2 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4x1.7 GHz Cortex-A53)|
|Card slot||microSDXC (dedicated slot)|
|Internal||64GB 4GB RAM, 128GB 4GB RAM|
|Features||LED flash, HDR, panorama|
|Triple||16 MP, f/1.8, (wide), PDAF 8 MP, f/2.4, 13mm (ultrawide) 2 MP, f/2.4, (depth)|
|Single||Motorized pop-up 16 MP, f/2.0|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||5.0, A2DP, LE|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS, QZSS|
|USB||2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass|
|Models||STK-L21, STK-L22, STK-LX3|