Huawei Y9s has recently been listed on the Huawei India website. There were details of the hardware in that post of the Huawei India website but yet there is no official announcement regarding availability date and pricing.
— Huawei Mobile (@HuaweiMobile) May 6, 2020
The Y9 series of Huawei has started from last year in March month. Y9s is also part of that series. The main feature of this version is triple rear cameras with 4,000 mAh battery. The version was first time unveiled in November 2019. The company announced that the smartphone will come with two variants of Midnight Black and Crystal.But in India website, the company has decided to add another variant which Phantom Purple colour option. The phone has 6 GB RAM with a 128GB storage option. You can expand the memory to 512GB by using microSD. In Singapore, the mobile retail cost is around SGD 348 which is around 18600 INR. The main feature of the smartphone is it has triple camera setup and the main camera of 48 megapixels with an f/1.8 aperture. The other cameras also feature with a 2-megapixel tertiary lens with f/2.4 aperture and 8-megapixel ultra-wide angle lens with f/2.4 aperture. Who doesn’t love to take a selfie from their phone? Huawei also takes care of this as it has a 16-megapixel selfie camera with f/2.2 aperture. We use a smartphone for longer hours than before. Furthermore, there is a demand for long battery life as the modern generation loves to travel and use their smartphone consistently. The Huawei Y9s will give you 40 hours of battery backup of the continuous calling with its’ 4,000mAh battery. Furthermore, you can listen to music playback for straight 80 hours and watch video streaming for 9 hours. Huawei Y9s use latest connectivity options with Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2 and USB Type-C port. There are a total of five sensors attached in this version. These are a side fingerprint sensor, ambient light sensor, compass, gravity sensor and gyroscope. It is expected that Huawei Y9s will cost around Rs. 16,000 in India. The system will run on Android 9 Pie-based EMUI 9.1 which is powered by Huawei Kirin 710F octa-core SoC. The screen size of the version is 6.59 inch that comes with a full-HD+ option of TFT LCD and 1080×2340 pixels. Hence, the main attraction of this version of the smartphone is pop-up selfie camera with a triple rear camera but it also made with updated hardware. As mentioned before, there is no announcement of the launching date. So, it is really interesting to see if the management will take risk of releasing the mobile phone in India and other countries in such global economic crisis due to COVID-19. On the other hand, there is no certainty over the availability of vaccine or control over breaking the chain of the pandemic for the long term. Some health experts viewed that the total recovery of the condition can take up to two years. In that case, the company will have to release Huawei Y9s before finding the solution of the current pandemic.