Huawei P9 is almost here – Details

by Fatih Sarı 0

Huawei Consumer Electronics Business Group launches Huawei P9 smartphone equipped with dual-camera developed in collaboration with Leica to the Turkish market. Huawei’s latest flagship P9 Dual Camera is perfected with knowledge and expertise in imaging technologies of Leica Camera AG P9 gets the attention with its unique design of the P-series as well as its distinctive photography skills.

Huawei Turkey Consumer Electronics Business Unit Marketing Director, Cem Sezer has said the following about the launch of P9 in Turkey, developed in collaboration with Leica:

“As Huawei, we continue our rise in the smartphone market. Huawei’s experience and knowledge in communication technologies came together with one of the world’s iconic brands of photography Leica, and this collaboration will bring a whole new meaning to the smartphone photography with the launch of P9. We are pleased to present to the Turkish users the first fruit of our long-term collaboration, our new flagship P9.

With the concept of mobile photography and the rapid rise of social media in our life, smartphone manufacturers’ duty today is to provide better imaging technologies to the users. Huawei has raised the bar on smartphone photography with P9. I think we’ve shown how ambitious we are in the market with our cooperation with Leica.”

A whole new experience in mobile photography

Leica and Huawei collaboration brings the perfect combination of design and engineering in P9 for a groundbreaking smartphone photography experience. Superior hardware, perfect lens architecture, color and black and white sensors, the image processing algorithm running in harmony, everything you need to take the best pictures is provided to the users with Huawei P9.

Serhan Nalçacıoğlu HuaweiHuawei P9’s unique shooting abilities come with Leica’s most qualified and perfect Dual Camera feature, which is designed to capture most precise details with its optical lens technology. P9’s color camera analyses the colors perfectly and its monochrome camera provides users to experience a unique performance by focusing on the details of the light values. The P9 truly excels in low-light conditions, as the dual-camera design guarantees more light and detail can be captured. Each picture taken by the P9 carries the unique emotional resonance and timelessness that are the hallmarks of Leica, as users may choose between three film modes: Standard, Vivid Colors, and Smooth Colors, depending on their personal preferences.

With meticulous calibration of the P9’s camera parameters, each film mode faithfully renders the authentic color and style of Leica. By selecting the monochrome mode, P9 users can use their devices as a true monochrome camera to capture powerful and evocative black and white images of superior quality. Deploying Huawei’s Hybrid Focus technology, the P9 captures images with excellent speed, accuracy, and stability. The P9 supports camera focusing based on three methodologies – laser, depth calculation and contrast – and automatically selects the one that yields the best result in any given environment.

The wide-aperture photography feature on the P9 allows users to experiment with innovative visual effects to create unique images and content. The P9 makes it easy to adjust the camera aperture to create bokeh and other depth-of-field effects, while keeping the primary object in sharp focus.

Taking Industrial Design to a Higher Level

The P9 is a masterpiece of state-of-the-art industrial design, with the same minimalist design DNA as previous products in Huawei’s acclaimed flagship P-series of premium smartphones. Each P9 device is a whole construct of superior-grade 2.5D glass and an aerospace-class aluminum, with diamond-cut edges rounded out by carefully balanced curvatures.

Huawei P9 All

Power and Performance

The P9 is equipped with the power, connectivity and speed that today’s high-end smartphone user expects from Huawei. With a 5.2-inch 1080p display, the P9 is equipped with the new Kirin 955 2.5GHz 64-bit ARM-based processor for leading-class mobile performance. The 3,000mAh high-density battery offers P9 users outstanding mobility and battery life.

Leveraging Huawei’s industry-leading capabilities in telecommunications, the P9, and P9 Plus offer unrivaled new features including a virtual-triple-antenna architecture, designed for users who need robust and seamless connectivity to cellular and Wi-Fi networks to fully harness the power of the mobile Internet no matter where they are in the world.

The P9 and P9 Plus also protect users’ privacy and information security with Huawei’s world-leading biometric fingerprint recognition technology. The enhanced fingerprint sensor allows users to personalize and safeguard their devices by significantly lowering the possibility of fraudulent or accidental device access, while also ensuring users can quickly and securely access their smartphone.

Comes with VIP Screen Guarantee

Huawei P9 owners will have the advantage of an outstanding guarantee. Huawei P9 within the scope of the VIP service, within three months, starting from the date of sale the first screen damage will be under Huawei guarantee and the damaged screen will be replaced.

Huawei P9 owners can obtain detailed information for warranty conditions from the hotline 444 88 79 Huawei Support.

In Turkey Huawei P9 is scheduled to meet with users during the month of June and will be available with a price tag of TL 2.399.

Key Features

Size Height 145mm
Width 70.9mm
Thickness 6.95mm
Height 144g
Color Titanium Grey / Mystic Silver /Gold Prestige
Screen 5.2-inch FHD screen, 2.5 D
1080p (1920 x 1080)
16.7 million colors
CPU HUAWEI Kirin 955 (64-bit) eight-core (4 x 2.5 GHz A72+ 4 x 1.8 GHz A53)
Operating system Android™ 6.0
Memory 3GB RAM + 32GB ROM
Network 4G TDD LTE:Band38/39/40
4G FDD LTE:Band1/2/3/4/5/6/7/8/12/17/18/19/20/26/28
800(B6, Japan)/800(B19, Japan) /850/900/AWS/1900/2100MHz (Band6/19/5/8/4/2/1)
Connection Wi-Fi 2.4 g/4.5 g,b/g/n/AC Wi-Fi direct support
BT4.2, BLE-aidedUSB-C (High-Speed USB)
Sensors Fingerprint Sensor, G-sensor, gyroscope, Compass, ambient light sensor, proximity sensor, Hall sensor
Camera Rear camera
12MP*2, F2.2
BSI CMOSDual Tone flash
Front camera
8MP, F2.4
Voice Audio Codec formats: MP3, MIDI, AMR-NB, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, AMR-WB, WMA2-9, RA, WMA, OGG and FLAC
Audio file formats: MP3, MP4, 3GP, WMA, OGG, AMR, AAC, FLAC, WAV, MIDI, RA
Video Video Codec formats: 4K video, H. 265, H. 264, H. 263, MPEG-4, MPEG-2, RV7-10, Xvid, VP8, WMV9
Video file format: 3GP, MP4, WMV, RM, RMVB, and ASF
Photograph Codec formats: PNG, GIF (static), JPEG, PNG, WEBP, WBMP
File formats: PNG, GIF, JPEG, PNG, WEBP, WBMP
Emotion UI EMUI 4.1
Battery 3000mAh (Standard)

After the introductory meeting, we had an interview with Huawei Turkey Product Manager Serhan Nalcacioglu, you can watch the interview from the below video in Turkish.