In a special event held today, Honor, Huawei’s budget-friendly sub-brand, has officially unveiled its latest flagship product, the Honor 9. As is tradition for the brand, the Honor 9 follows in the footsteps of Huawei’s high-end devices, namely the latest P10 line, but cuts some corners to position it in a lower price range.
Plus, unlike most of Huawei’s devices, Honor-branded smartphones regularly make their way to the States, and we have little doubt this is the case with the Honor 9 as well. So if you live in the U.S., there’s a fair chance you might actually be able to buy it at some point.
And while the phone itself is on the cheaper end of the spectrum, that isn’t to say that it is bad by any means – in fact, there’s some stellar hardware hiding under the hood, plus it’s easy on the eye as well. But enough small talk, let’s dig right into the specifics: