Huawei Mate 9 Variants Manhattan And Long Island All Set For China, Worldwide Release; What We Know So Far
This November, Huawei is all set to launch the Mate 9 with its upcoming 64-Bit Octa Core HiSlicon Processor Kirin 960 at an event in Munich, Germany.
Courtesy of Evan Blass, recently leaked images show that the phone has an aluminium unibody, fingerprint sensor, and design nearly identical to Samsung's Galaxy S7.
According to Blass, the Mate 9 will arrive in two variants, one with a traditional design and later with a curved screen, with codenames as Manhattan and Long Island, with latter being confined to China only, leaving Manhattan for worldwide release including the United States.
Detailed specifications of the Huawei Mate 9 have also been leaked,stating that it will be a 5.9 inch display device with a QHD resolution and 6GB of RAM with 256GB storage capacity, following P9's footsteps with twin rear, twin sensor (One colour and one Monochrome), Leica design camera of 20 Megapixel and 12 Megapixel with an 8 Megapixel selfie camera.
It also suggests that the Mate 9 will have Huawei's advanced charging capacity of being able to power 3000mAh battery up to 48 percent in just 5 minutes. It is expected with an even better life of 4000mAh battery.
For users who find the stock version of Android appealing, it must be noted that the Mate 9 is expected to be one of the first Huawei's devices to be loaded with Android 7.0 Nougat OS with its own Emotion User Interface of latest version and guessed reasonable price of $700 for 6GB RAM/256 GB storage variant.
Until its release in November 3, all eyes are on the Huawei Mate 9, a superstar smartphone from China.