Huawei Smartphones launched the much anticipated Huawei P9 in India on Aug 17th 2016. Huawei P9 is created in collaboration with Leica Camera AG who are the globally renowned manufactures of Cameras and sport optics products since 102 years and P9 is the first smartphone co-engineereed by the companies that has the dual-lens camera which sets a new benchmark in smartphone photography.
Huawei P9 is powered by their own all-new Kirin 955 chipset with flagship FinFET Plus 16 nm chip technology which offers fast performance in compaision with previous generation 28 nm chipsets. This Octa-core processor comes with 4xCortes A72 cores clocked at 2.5 GHz and 4 x Cortex A54 cores clocked at 1.8GHz. For gaming purposes, the Mali-T880 GPU ensures the users get seamless gaming expereince. The devices comes witha 5.2" fully HD IPS display with 423 PPI with impreoved color reproduction. The P9 comes with a 32 GB Internal storage and with 3 GB RAM for superior performance. Taking the Industrial design to a higher level, the Huawei P9 has a perfect construct of a superior grade 2.5D glass and an aero-class aluminum with diamond-cut edges rounded out by carefully balanced curvatures and the devices embeds a 3000 mAH battery and still looks pretty slim with just 6.99mm thickness which is lesser than the industry competitor like Samsung S7 and iPhone 6S. The highlight of the device is the dual-lens camera in collaboration with Leica. It comes with 12 MP dual rear camera with f/2.2, 27 mm, Leica optics lens. With phase detection autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) for clarity in every shot. Anti-reflective, oleophobic, and infrared-absorbing lens coating reduces glare, prevents fingerprints, and stops unwanted IR light from reaching the sensor. And, a 8 MP front camera with F2.0 aperture and 77° wide-angle lens. Four-element (4P) lens ensures crystal-clear image rendering for stunning selfies. Also, not to forget, the P9 comes with a 2nd generation Swedish-designed FPC fingerprint sensor unlocks the screen in just 0.5 seconds. With these amazing specs and design, the device is priced at Rs. 39999/- INR and the device is available in 3 stunning and unique colours.
Reinventing Smartphone Photography:
Integrating the design values and engineering excellence of Huawei and Leica in a smartphone photography system co-engineered by the two companies, the Huawei P9 brings together the best-in-class hardware and software, from optical lenses, to sensors, to image processing algorithms, empowering users to capture the highest-quality images.
Key to the Huawei P9’s superlative imaging capabilities is a dual-lens camera design that fully unleashes the power of Leica’s optical lenses, renowned for precision and attention to detail, and subject to the industry’s most stringent quality screening requirements. The RGB camera on the Huawei P9 specializes in capturing color, while the monochrome camera is outstanding at acquiring picture detail. The two rear cameras of the Huawei P9 works in tandem to enable users to create images of superior detail, depth and color. The Huawei P9 excels in low-light conditions, as the dual-camera design guarantees more light and detail capture.
Each picture taken by the Huawei 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 Huawei P9’s camera parameters, each film mode faithfully renders the authentic color and style of Leica. By selecting the monochrome mode, the users can use their devices as a true monochrome camera to capture powerful and evocative black and white images of superior quality.
Availability and Support details:
Huawei P9 would be available in Huawei’s offline and online channels like Flipkart starting August 18 2016. Huawei also provides VIP service options that includes 1 year warranty, 3 months accidental damage warranty (Only Screen), free postal repair service- pick up and drop. For details of the privilege, visit www.hihonor.com/in/support/
Speaking at the launch, Peter Zhai, President,Huawei India, Consumer Business Group said “Huawei is known for many firsts. We introduced the first ever android smartphone of the world in India in 2011 and the launch of P9 is another feather in our cap. We are excited to give our valued customers the best smartphone photography experience by leveraging the unrivalled capabilities of Leica, the leader in the world of imaging for more than 100 years. We feel photography is a critical element in user experience in a smartphone and Huawei P9 users can now capture images with unmatched clarity, richness and authenticity, with a masterfully designed and powerful smartphone that looks, feels and performs exceptionally.”