Huawei Mate 9 to feature 12MP+20MP dual-rear camera setup: Report

Huawei Mate 9 is rumoured to come in several different variants based on display and storage.

By: Tech Desk | Updated: October 31, 2016 12:35 pm
huawei-mate-9-big Huawei Mate 9 is rumoured to come in several different variants based on display and storage.

Huawei Mate 9 is set to launch on November 3 and camera specifications of the same has been leaked online. Earlier reports have already given out the presence of Leica-branded dual-rear camera setup as seen on Huawei P9. Now, GizmoChina has quoted an analyst, revealing Mate 9 will come with 12MP+20MP dual-rear camera setup. The report adds Mate 9 could feature an embedded fingerprint scanner as well. Huawei, last week, confirmed rumours that the Mate 9 will be powered by their new Kirin 960 chipset. The company in a tweet said, “Introducing the Kirin960… A new level of innovation coming to a pocket near you. #aStepAhead.”

The Mate 9 is the company’s latest flagship and Huawei is reportedly introducing a new purple colour variant of the smartphone as well. Noted tipster Evan Blass tweeted out a picture of the smartphone in purple colour option with caption – Huawei Mate 9. The smartphone is rumoured to come in several different variants based on display and storage.

Huawei Mate 9 is said to feature a 5.9 or 6-inch display. Leaks suggest the Mate 9 will come in two display versions – one with a dual-edge curved display and the other with a regular flat screen. It is expected to launch in 4GB/6GB RAM variants, with internal storage options of 64GB/128GB/256GB.

Read: Huawei Mate 9 leaks in purple colour variant with Leica camera setup

Huawei’s November 3 launch event will take place in Munich, Germany and the company has already started to send out invites for the same. Huawei has also tweeted out the official date of the phone’s launch, with the hashtag ‘aStepAhead’. There has been no information regarding the OS that will be running on the Mate 9, but it could come with the latest Android Nougat OS.