Huawei Mate 9 Lite Price in Dubai, UAE  

Huawei Mate 9 Lite

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INTRODUCTION

The smartphone Huawei Mate 9 Lite has been launched in the month of November 2016. The Huawei telecommunication company has been working since 1997. It is considered to be the largest infrastructure manufacturer in the telecom industry in the world. The company manufactures tablets and the Android smartphones. Throughout these years, the company has partnered with several private and public organisations for enabling the development of the telecommunication services. It is committed to improving the lives of the individuals through communication. It provides worldwide access to the communication solutions so that people can be connected with information easily. Recently, it has also emerged into the market of smartwatch which comes with the Android Wear devices. This particular model Mate 9 Lite focuses on the target market of the Android users. Huawei Mate 9 and Huawei Mate 9 Pro can be considered as the earlier versions of this phone.

DESIGN AND DISPLAY

The body dimension of the phone is 150.9*76.2*8.2 mm which weighs about 162 grammes. The weight is really acceptable for an entirely metal-built phone. The form factor of the phone is a bar and comes in colours like gold, silver and grey. It is entirely built with metal with fingerprint sensors at the rear end. The screen size is adequately huge with 5.5 inches with a resolution of 1920*1080 pixels. The multi-touch screen is an LCD type with 16 M colours. It has a 2.5 curved glass protection on top. With the high resolution of the screen, you can expect clear and sharp pictures with this phone.

PERFORMANCE AND CONFIGURATION

The high-quality quad core processor is made by Kirin 655 through which you can expect smooth performance without any interruptions. The inbuilt storage is about 32 GB with 3 GB of RAM. It basically comes in two variants of storage – the 3GB RAM with 32 GB storage and the 4GB RAM with 64 GB storage. So, you can have adequate storage for saving many games, files and applications. The phone performs on Android 6 (Marshmallow) with the user interface of EMUI version 4.1. The sensor features in the phone are the accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, proximity and magnetometer. Both the SIMs of the phone are Nano type.

CAMERA AND MULTIMEDIA

The primary camera comes with excellent quality with the capacity of 12 megapixels with the zoom, panorama, HDR and flash features. The phase detection autofocus generally works in 0.3 seconds. The phone also has a front camera with 8 megapixels. The quality of the selfie snapper is quite good with a satisfactory resolution.

The audio jack of the phone is of 3.5 mm. Both the audio and the video playback are supported by the phone. 64 polyphonic ringtones are supported with MIDI/ AMR/ MP3/ MIDI. The audio as well as the video quality is very good.

BATTERY AND CONNECTIVITY

Battery is a non-removable Li-Po type with the capacity of 3340 mAh. You can expect long hours of talk time backup with the phone. It can be enough for an entire day with heavy usage. For the connectivity purpose, Bluetooth, WLAN, and GPS are supported by the phone. The Bluetooth comes with version 4.10 by which you can listen to music or take calls easily without wires. For that perfect location tracking or obtaining directions for the destinations, you can use the GPS features. The Wi-Fi comes with 802.11 a/b/g/n capacity. You can connect to the internet with various devices with the help of Wi-Fi. With the GSM, the phone supports 3G and 4G LTE network speeds. The internet browsing takes place with the Android Webkit. GPRS and EDGE are supported by this phone. The frequency bands that are supported by the phone are GSM 850/900/1800/1900 MHz and HSPA+ 850/900/ 1900/ 2100 MHz. The messaging features included in the phone are Email, MMS and SMS with the threaded view options.

PROS AND CONS

There are many advantages of this particular phone but you cannot ignore some of the drawbacks :

WHAT WE LIKED
  • Strongly built metal body with an excellent grip
  • High resolution multi touch screen for sharp and clear images and texts
  • Excellent quality of quad core processor for uninterrupted functioning
  • Two variants of storage with 32 and 64 GB with 3 GB and 4GB RAM respectively
  • Dual camera with HDR, panorama , phase detection features
  • Adequate battery back up with the capacity of 3340 mAh
  • Internet facility with 3G and 4G LTE network speeds
WHAT CAN BE IMPROVED
  • Battery is not removable by users
  • Java and Infrared is not supported

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