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Huawei unveils the Huawei P9 Lite

P9 lite

Huawei Consumer Business Group (Uganda) has announced the P9 lite, a second variant in the popular P9 family that already boosts of the P9. The P9 lite, which is a mid-level smartphone brings on board a sleek, stylish design with a powerful camera and creative photo editing capabilities, as well as the latest in high fidelity audio, fingerprint sensor technology and battery saving technology.

The Huawei P9 lite is also equipped with a full HD Display, with practically no gap between the display and glass cover, giving it an advantage that dust has no entry point into the smartphone.

Sporting a 5.2-inch full HD display, 13MP rear shooter (and 8MP front-facing camera), Android 6.0 Marshmallow, Kirin 650 octa-core processor, 3000mAh battery, 16GB of onboard storage (with expansion up to 128GB), 4G LTE support, and a fingerprint 2.0 sensor. It’s quite the specification list and ensures the P9 lite is no droop.

Weighing just 147g and slim line with a 7.5mm depth, the P9 lite’s lightweight, stylish, aluminum frame and sleek appealing form factor, results in a truly premium design.

Its bright 5.2 inch screen is encased in an aircraft-grade aluminum frame, ensuring the P9 lite finds the perfect equilibrium between looking durable and aesthetically appealing. With a high screen-to-body ratio of 76.4 and an NTSC colour gamut of 85%, there are several reasons why the P9 Lite is a sight to behold.

With ARM and TrustZone technology integrated into the P9 lite’s lightning fast fingerprint 2.0 sensor, users can access everything in an instant, while ensuring private data remains private.

In terms of connectivity, the flagship follows in the P9 family’s footsteps and comes equipped with the Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system, Huawei’s intuitive Emotion 4.1 user interface and supports 4G. The P9 lite has a HiSilicon Kirin 650 octocore processor, making the smartphone a powerful younger entrant of the P9 and P9 Plus.

The flagship comes with a 3,000 mAh battery and ability to reduce power as required, which allows continuous calling time of up to 18 hours and standby time of 630 hours, (when operated on 3G).

The flagship also has plenty of storage capacity for higher memory requirements, coming with 16GB of internal memory and a microSD card slot which can support 128GB of expanded memory.