A tipster named Evan Blass posted on one of his social media accounts that the Screen-boss Huawei Mate 9 will be released in the U.S. on January 6th. That will be two months after the phone's overseas release on November 3rd. The Huawei Mate 9 is a Powerful and anticipated new smartphone from the Chinese company and it shows that the handset will soon be launched in the United States officially.
Just Incase You Forgot, Here are Huawei Mate 9 Quick Specs
The Huawei Mate 9 has a massive 5.9-inch LCD screen with a 1080 x 1920 resolution. the phablet is powered by Huawei's own home grown Kirin 960 which comes to an octa-core 2.4GHz CPU Mali-G71 MP8 GPU. Equipped with 4GB of RAM along with 64GB/128GB storage. Comes also with 256GB microSD slot which is expandable.
Talking about the camera, On the rear is a Leica branded dual camera setup, which sports a 12MP camera and a 20MP selfie shooter. The front-facing camera weighs about 8MP. Under the hood is an impressive 4000mAh battery provides the ultra power. A fingerprint scanner also can be found on the back. It will run Android 7.0.
Huawei Mate 9 Availability And Price
The phone is anticipated to go on sale in the states on the morning of January 6th, which is the opening day of this year's Consumer Electronics Show; an event that will be held in Las Vegas. If you are wondering about the price especially since the Mate 9 is available to U.S. consumers on Amazon ($799 for the 64GB model, $899 for the 128GB version). Moreover, there is a rumor that Huawei has received interest from U.S. carriers who would like to offer the flagship model to their customers. Introducing the Mate 9 at CES will also spawn publicity for the smartphone in the states.