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Camera

75% user satisfaction score (4 votes)
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2x hybrid zoom (better than regular digital zoom)

The Honor 9 features a hybrid zoom, which uses the data from both rear cameras to produce 2x zoom images with much better clarity compared to digital zoom. However, it's not optical zoom.

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Pixel-binning technology support for the rear camera

The rear camera of the Honor 9 supports pixel-binning technology in Night mode, providing 100% more brightness, allowing to get even better low-light shots.

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4K video recording

The Honor can record 4K videos and one of its main benefits that it supports a high compression coded that can reduce file size by up to 50%.

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I was hoping that the rear-camera, at least the RGB one will come with an optical image stabilization (OIS). Apparently the Honor 9 rear-facing camera, none of the two, comes with an optical image stabilization (OIS). This is a very important features in my opinion, because it can help the camera...

Performance & Hardware

100% user satisfaction score (2 votes)
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Front fingerprint sensor for extra security

The honor 9 features a front-mounted fingerprint sensor embedded in the the home button, which provides added security using biometric authentication.

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High amount of RAM

The Honor 9 is available in 4GB and 6GB, so you get a lot of memory to support great multi-tasking capabilities and graphic performance.

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Design

100% user satisfaction score (2 votes)
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Available in a variety of colors

The honor 9 is also offered in a variety of beautiful colors, including Glacier Grey, Sapphire Blue and Midnight Black.

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15-layer optical coating for stunning 3D effect

One of the highlights of the Honor 9 phone is its 15-layer optical coating exterior that produce a stunning 3D effect like a dance of light that provides enhanced visual experience.

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Audio
100% user satisfaction score (1 vote)
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includes a 3.5mm headphone jack

Great to see that Honor didn't drop the 3.5mm headphone jack and you can use it with your current 3.5mm headphones without needing a special adapter.

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Connectivity
100% user satisfaction score (1 vote)
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Doubles as an infrared remote control

The Honor 9 doubles as an IR remote controller that has supports for controlling more than 250,000 types of devices.

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