Huawei P9 and P9 Plus just got launched in China, but yet another smartphone from the Chinese maker got leaked yesterday. As expected it is the Lite version of their Huawei P9 Flagship. Apparently this smartphone was leaked a few months before too.
The alleged smartphone was spotted in a set of hands on images which reveals much of its design aspect. Besides that a number of details of the Huawei P9 Lite have leaked which gives some valuable insights into the internals of the alleged smartphone.
Sports a 5.2 inch Full HD display
According to the leak by Hi-Tech Mail.ru the Huawei P9 comes with a 5.2 inch Full HD (1920x1080p) IPS display. This translates into 423ppi, which is decisively sharp for an upper mid-range smartphone. Apparently this is the same display as found in the flagship namely the Huawei P9 and Huawei P9 Plus.
To come in two variants
Huawei P9 Lite is reported to come in two variants. This include 2GB and 3GB RAM variants. On the contrary the Huawei P9 Plus comes with 4GB of RAM under the hood. It's worth noting that the exact chipset powering the smartphone hasn't leaked yet. There's a possibility that the Huawei P9 Lite will be powered Kirin 955 chip as found in the bigger siblings.
16GB of internal storage with MicroSD support
Recently leaked report reveals that the Huawei P9 Lite comes with 16GB of onboard storage space. Fortunately enough, Huawei is providing an option for expanding the memory to 128GB via an external MicroSD card slot.
No Leica made Dual Rear Camera
As you may already be aware the 12MP Dual Rear Camera setup designed by 102 year optical company Leica was the main talking point of the Huawei P9 and P9 Plus. Sadly, though this setup is absent in the Lite version of the flagship smartphone. Instead it packs an orthodox 13MP rear camera with comes equipped with an LED Flash. In a probabilities this may be the same unit as found in the last gen Huawei P8.
8MP front facing Selfie Snapper
Upfront the Huawei P9 Lite sports the same 8MP selfie camera as found in its bigger siblings. Apart from snapping wide angle photos, it is capable of shooting Full HD videos.
Large 3000mAH battery
The Huawei P9 Lite is reported to feature a 3000mAH battery on the back. It's worth noting that the battery is non-removable and is capable of driving the device through a day of heavy to moderate usage.
Sports a Fingerprint Sensor on the rear
From the leaked images it is quite evident that the Huawei P9 Lite packs a Fingerprint Sensor on the rear. This is apparently the same Fingerprint module as found in the original Huawei P9.