Huawei Y9 (2018) has lately been appearing in leaks and rumors. It has already received the FCC certification, and tipster Evan Blass posted the smartphone's teaser poster on his Twitter account. Y9 (2018) is expected to be a mid-range smartphone, which will be making its debut in the US market.
Up until now, not much was known about the Huawei Y9 (2018). However, a latest leak has revealed the entire specs sheet of the smartphone. According to the leak, it will sport a full-screen design with the trending aspect ratio of 18:9. Talking about the display, the smartphone will come with a 5.93-inch touchscreen with the screen resolution of 2,160×1,080 pixels.
Processor, RAM and Storage
Under the hood, the Huawei Y9 (2018) will be powered by the in-house Kirin 659 SoC, which is an octa-core processor. The smartphone will offer 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage. The storage space can be further expanded up to 256GB, thanks to the dedicated microSD card onboard.
In terms of optics, the upcoming phone from Huawei will flaunt a rear dual camera setup. The camera setup will be comprised of a 13MP primary sensor, and a 2MP secondary sensor which will help to take images in Bokeh Effect. Impressively, the Y9 (2018) will be featuring dual cameras at the front as well. The front cameras will be a 16MP primary sensor and a 2MP secondary sensor. This means, users will be able to click selfies in Portrait Mode.
Software and Battery
A 4,000mAh battery will be keeping the lights on, and the smartphone will run on Android Oreo with EMUI 8.0 layer on top. It seems that the Huawei Y9 (2018) will be part of Google's Project Treble.
The smartphone will be launched in Gold, Blue, and Black color variants. However, we are not sure when exactly the Y9 (2018) will be unveiled. The FCC approval suggests an imminent launch, still it's better to wait for an official confirmation.
Huawei is also gearing up for the launch of its flagship P20 series. The P20 lineup is said to include the P20, P20 Lite and P20 Pro. The smartphones are all set to get unveiled on March 27 in Paris, France.