The Flipkart Big Billion Days sale is here and so are some killer deals on mobile phones. One such sweet deal involves the Huawei P9. Starting from September 21, 1 PM, this flagship device of 2016 will retail for as low as Rs 14,999. Just a few months back, the device was priced at Rs 40,000.
The Huawei P9 offers a solidly built metal unibody with chamfered edges and boasts a compact form factor with only 7 mm thickness. The phone has a 5.2-inch IPS-NEO 2.5D curved display with 1080×1920 pixels. The display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. Huawei’s own HiSilicon Kirin 955 powers the P9 through its paces as it is an octa-core CPU clocked at 2.5 GHz which is on par with the Exynos Chipset found on the Galaxy S7 in India. Handling the graphics duty is a powerful quad-core Mali T880 MP4 GPU which provides a lag-free and stutter-free experience.
The Leica branded optics are the major highlight of this phone. For those unaware, Leica is a German camera manufacturer known in the world of photography for its excellent craftsmanship. The dual 12 MP cameras on P9 use Leica optics with f/2.2 aperture coupled with Hybrid autofocus technology. The 8 MP selfie-shooter lacks Leica treatment but comes with beautification filters.
The Huawei P9 comes with Android Marshmallow out-of-the-box. The Android Nougat update is live and it also brings 4G VoLTE support. The 3000 mAh battery provides enough juice to last for a day of extensive usage and is supported by fast charging tech to boost it by 40% in just 30 mins.