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Huawei P9

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1008 reviews of Huawei P9. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Reviews about the size and screen are generally positive. The camera and performance are also appreciated. Opinions are divided on the apps, and there are some less positive comments about the text input.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Huawei P9 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 92/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Huawei P9

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 11 user reviews of Huawei P9 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones on Amazon.co.uk. People are impressed by the design and durability. The screen and portability also get good feedback.

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91% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Huawei P9 32GB UK Smartphone 4G - GreyHuawei P9 32GB UK Smartphone 4G - Grey

Mar, 2019

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Huawei P9

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 19 user reviews of Huawei P9 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Cell phones on Amazon.com. Views about the usability and portability are on the whole positive. The camera and design are also mentioned favorably. There are some less positive views about the size and screen.

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95% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Huawei P9 5.2" 32GB ROM 3GB RAM Dual SIM Kirin 955 Octa Core Dual 12 MP Camera 4G LTE Smartphone (Prestige Gold) - International Version No WarrantyHuawei P9 5.2" 32GB ROM 3GB RAM Dual SIM Kirin 955 Octa Core Dual 12 MP Camera 4G LTE Smartphone (Prestige Gold) - International Version No Warranty

Mar, 2019

Expert review by : M Freitas (geekzone.co.nz)

Huawei P9 review

 

Huawei is quickly becoming one of the largest smartphone presences in the markets and this year's blitz marketing campaign focusing on the new Huawei P9 is just evidence of how much the company is investing on this. You can't walk around town without...

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Jul, 2016

Product Specifications

Battery

Battery Capacity:3000
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Standby time (2G):526
Standby time (3G):552 / 556 / 566
Standby time (4G):566
Talk time (2G):33
Talk time (3G):18

Call management

Call divert:Y / Yes
Call hold:Y / Yes
Call timer:Y / Yes
Call waiting:Y / Yes
Caller ID:Y / Yes
Conference call:Y / Yes
Image stabilizer: Yes
Speakerphone:Y / Yes
Speed dialing:Y / Yes
Vibrating Alert:Y / Yes
Voice commands: Yes

Camera

Auto Focus:Y / Yes
Built-in Flash:Y / Yes
Flash type:LED
Front Camera:Y / Yes
Front camera aperture number:2.4
Front camera resolution (numeric):8
Front camera type:Single camera
Geotagging:Y / Yes
Image stabilizer: Yes
Main camera resolution (numeric):12
Multi-shot:Y
Photo effects:Vivid
Rear camera aperture number:2.2
Rear camera flash:Y
Rear camera resolution (numeric):12
Rear camera type:Dual camera / Single camera
Second Camera: Yes
Second camera resolution:8
Second rear camera aperture number:2.2
Second rear camera resolution (numeric):12 / 8
Sensor Type:BSI / BSI CMOS / CMOS
Video recording:N / Y / Yes
Video recording modes:1080p

Design

Brand colour:Ceramic White / Haze Gold / Mystic Silver / Prestige gold / Titanium grey
Colour of product:Black, Blue / Black, grey / Blue / Blue, Silver / Gold / Grey / Pink gold, White / Red / Silver / Silver, White / Titanium / White
Curved Design: No
Fingerprint Reader:Y / Yes
Form factor:Bar
Product colour:Black,Grey / Grey / Grey,Titanium / Silver

Display

Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display diagonal:13.2
Display number of colours:16.78 million colours
Display Resolution:1920 x 1080
Display Type:IPS
Orientation sensor:Y / Yes
Pixel density:423
Screen shape:Curved / Flat
Second display:N / No
Touch screen type:Capacitive
Touch technology:Multi-touch
Touchscreen:Y / Yes
Touchscreen Type:Capacitive

Ergonomics

Accelerometer:Y / Yes
Ambient light sensor:Y / Yes
Gyroscope:Y / Yes
Magnetic sensor:Y
Proximity sensor:Y / Yes

Memory

Internal RAM:3

Messaging

Chat:Y / Yes
E-mail:Y / Yes
Instant messaging (IM):Y / Yes
MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service):Y / Yes
Short Message Service (SMS):Y / Yes
Text-to-speech message reader:Y

Multimedia

Audio formats supported:3GPP, AAC, AAC+, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, FLAC, MIDI, MP3, MP4, OGG, PCM, RA-Lossless, WAV, WMA / 3GPP, AAC, AMR, FLAC, MIDI, MP3, MP4, OGG, WAV, WMA / AAC, AAC+, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, FLAC, Mid, MIDI, OGG, PCM, WMA / AAC, AAC+, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, FLAC, MIDI, MP3, OGG, PCM, WMA / AAC,AAC+,AMR-NB,AMR-WB,FLAC,MIDI,MP3,OGG,PCM,WMA
FM radio:Y
Image formats supported:BMP, GIF, JPG, PNG, WBMP, WEBP / BMP,GIF,JPG,PNG,WBMP,WEBP
Video compression formats:H.262, H.263, H.264 / H.262,H.263,H.264 / H.264, H.265, MPEG2, MPEG4, VP8, WMV9, Xvid
Video formats supported:3GP, ASF, MP4, RM, RMVB, WMV / 3GP, H.263, H.264, H.265, MP4, MPEG2, MPEG4, RV, VP8, WMV9, XVID / 3GP, H.263, H.264, H.265, MPEG2, MPEG4, RV, VP8, WMV9, XVID / 3GP, H.264, H.265, MP4, MPEG2, MPEG4, RV, VP8, WMV9, XVID / 3GP,H.263,H.264,H.265,MP4,MPEG2,MPEG4,RV,VP8,WMV9,XVID / 3GP,H.264,H.265,MP4,MPEG2,MPEG4,RV,VP8,WMV9,XVID
Voice codecs:AMR-NB, AMR-WB / AMR-NB,AMR-WB

Navigation

Assisted GPS (A-GPS):Y / Yes
BeiDou:Y
Electronic compass:Y / Yes
GLONASS:Y / Yes
GPS: Yes
GPS (satellite):Y / Yes
Position location:Y / Yes

Networking

2G bands (primary SIM):850,900,1800,1900
2G bands (secondary SIM):850,900,1800,1900
2G standards:GSM
3G:Y / Yes
3G bands supported:800,850,900,1700,1900,2100 / 800,850,900,1800,1900 / 800,850,900,1900 / 800,850,900,1900,2100 / 850,900,1900,2100
3G standards:TD-SCDMA,UMTS / UMTS / WCDMA
4G:Y / Yes
4G bands supported:850,900,1900,2100
4G standard:LTE
4G standards:LTE
Bluetooth:Y / Yes
Bluetooth version:4.2 / 4.2 BLE / 4.2 LE
Near Field Communication (NFC):Y / Yes
Security algorithms:WPA2-PSK
SIM card capability:Dual SIM / Single SIM
SIM card type:NanoSIM
Tethering (modem-mode):Y / Yes
Wi-Fi:Y / Yes
Wi-Fi Direct:Y / Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11a, 802.11ac, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n / IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11a,IEEE 802.11ac,IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11a,IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11ac

Packaging Content

AC adapter included:Y / Yes
Cables included:USB / USB Type-C
Headset included:Y / Yes
Interface adapters included:Micro USB-B male - USB Type-C female
Protective case:Y
Quick start guide:N / Y / Yes
Warranty card:Y / Yes

Performance

Accelerometer: Yes
Ambient light sensor: Yes
Flight mode:Y / Yes
Gyroscope: Yes
Microphone mute:Y / Yes
Operating system installed:Android
Operating System Version:6, EMUI 4.1 / 6.0
Personal info management (PIM):Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Notes / Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Notes, Recorder
Personalization:Icons, Menu, Shortcuts
Proximity sensor: Yes
Subscription type:No subscription
Support for contact groups:Y / Yes
Themes:Wallpapers
vCard: Yes
Video call:Y / Yes

Ports & interfaces

Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
USB connector type:USB Type-C
USB port:N / Y / Yes

Processor

64-bit computing:Y / Yes
Coprocessor:Y / Yes
Coprocessor architecture:ARM Cortex-A15 / ARM Cortex-A53
Coprocessor cores:4
Coprocessor frequency:1.8
Processor architecture:ARM Cortex-A53+Cortex-A72 / ARM Cortex-A72
Processor Cores:4 / 8
Processor family:Hi-Silicon
Processor frequency:2.5
Processor Model:KIRIN 955

Software

Operating system installed:Android / Android 7.0
Operating System Version:6 / 6, EMUI 4.1 / 6. / 6.0
Platform:Android
vCard: Yes

Storage

Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash)
Internal RAM:3 / 3072 / 4
Internal ROM:32
Internal storage capacity:32 / 64
Maximum memory card size:128
RAM capacity:3
ROM capacity:32

Subscription

Subscription type:No subscription

Video

Video call: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:6.95
Height :14.5 / 145
Weight:144
Width:7.09 / 70.9