Huawei launches highly anticipated P9 smartphone with dual lens Leica camera in India for Rs. 39999
Huawei has launched its flagship smartphone P9 with a dual lens Leica camera in India for Rs. 39999. The new smartphone would be setting new benchmarks in the mobile industry as its the first mobile co-engineered by the globally renowned camera optics company and the world's no. 3 smartphone manufacturer. The launch of P9 was witnessed by a large number of media invitees who also witnessed a grand showcase of 2 other Huawei products - the Matebook and the TalkBand B3 which would be unveiled in the country a little later.
P9 targets the premium end mobile market in India and would mark Huawei's status as a market leading company in the country. The smartphone reinvents the way people take photographs as it incorporates best in class hardware and state of the art software right from lenses to sensors and to post processing algorithms to carve together a masterpiece smartphone photography experience. The two camera lenses on P9 serve 2 different purposes. The first one captures RGB colors while the other one captures a monochrome image required for acquiring image detail. Both these cameras work together along with software processing to capture some stunning images. And we have seen some striking image quality as people have been posting with the smartphone on social media. The image quality is definitely at par with the best smartphone cameras out there if not ahead, specially in low-light imagery.
P9 users may choose between Standard, Vivid Colors and Smooth Colors modes depending on their personal choice. Each of the modes above delivers high quality images as per the parameters of each mode. Moreover, with monochrome mode, users can click powerful black and white pictures of superior quality.
Huawei P9 has a minimalistic design constructed with high grade 2.5D glass and aerospace grade aluminum. The edges are cut with diamond precision along with well balanced curves. P9 would be available in 3 colors.
As for the specifications of the device, P9 has a 5.2 inch 1080p display. It is powered by Kirin 955 2.5 Ghz 64-bit ARM-based processor and 3 GB RAM. There is 32 GB of internal memory available on board. The battery capacity of the phone is measured at 3000 mAh which should provide sufficient juice for people who use their phones continuously. Other features include a virtual triple antenna architecture which would enhance connectivity to cellular and Wi-Fi networks. The smartphone also has a biometric fingerprint sensor which allows for greater privacy and security.
Pricing and Availability
Huawei P9 is priced at Rs. 39999 for the version having 3 GB RAM and 32 GB ROM. The device would be available in the country starting August 18th this year.
We are really impressed with the picture quality on the Huawei P9 and would definitely let you know more details as we get to play with the device a little longer along with using its camera for a while longer than we could do at the launch event.
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