The Huawei Mate 9 phone has a 5.9-inch (1920x1080) IPS LCD screen, a 20MP main camera and a 8MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 4000 mAh and the main processor is a Hisilicon Kirin 960 with 4 GB of RAM.

1920x1080 IPS LCD
373 PPI
~$535 - Amazon
20 MP
Ff/2.2 Aperture
190 g
4000 mAh
No Wireless Charg.
Launched in
Hisilicon Kirin 960 + MicroSD
Storage (GB)
Huawei Mate 9 Review
Ubergizmo Rating: 8/10
ProductHuawei Mate 9
Product Typesmartphone
Announced On2016/11/01
Street Price (Approx)~ $535
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Dimensions156.9 x 78.9 x 7.9mm
(6.18 x 3.11 x 0.31")
Weight190 grams (6.70 ounces)
RugednessNot Rugged
ColorsBlack, Brown, Gold, Silver, White
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DisplayHuawei Mate 9
Display TypeIPS LCD, Touchscreen Screen, Multitouch
Display Resolution1920x1080  (2,073,600 pixels)
Max. Brightness677
Density (PPI)373
Color Bits (# colors)16,777,216 Colors 24 Bits
Display Diagonal5.9" (14.99 cm)
Display to Body Ratio77.5 %
Display Glass TypeGorilla Glass 3
Main cameraHuawei Mate 9
Megapixels20 Megapixel
Video Resolutions1080p/30fps, 1080p/60fps, 176x144, 2160p/30fps, 320x240, 480p/30fps, 720p/30fps
Max Photo Size5120x3840
Image StabilizationYes (Optical Stabilization)
Camera FlashYes , Dual LED
Other Camera Hardware FeaturesHDR, Phase Detection AF
Camera Software FeaturesFace Detection, Smile Detection, Geo Tagging
Photos Samples270204
Secondary cameraHuawei Mate 9
Megapixels8 Megapixel
Video CallYes
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BatteryHuawei Mate 9
Battery Capacity (mAh)4000 mAh
Battery Fast ChargeYes
Battery Charge Speed, in mAh/mn77 mAh/mn
Removable BatteryNo
Wireless ChargingNo
Wireless Charging IntegratedNo
Battery TypeLi-Poly
Processor & OSHuawei Mate 9
Processor BrandHisilicon
Processor/Soc NameHisilicon Kirin 960
# CPU Cores8
CPU Frequency4x2.4 & 4x1.8 GHz
Processor ModelKirin 960
Operating System (OS)Android 7.0
Memory & StorageHuawei Mate 9
Memory Card TypeMicroSD (256 GB Max)
Memory Card Max. Capacity256 GB
Built-In Storage Options64 GB
Max. Total Storage Capacity320 GB
Cellular NetworkHuawei Mate 9
SIM TypeNano SIM
SIM Number1
LTE Categorycat1 10.3 Mbps
AudioHuawei Mate 9
Audio Alertsmp3, vibration, wav
3.5mm Audio ConnectorYes
Noise CancellationYes
FM RadioNo
SensorsHuawei Mate 9
SensorsAccelerometer, Barometer, Compass, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, Gyroscope, Proximity Sensor
WiFiHuawei Mate 9
WiFi SupportYes
WiFi Speedsa,b,g,n,ac
WiFi FeaturesWiFi Hotspot, Dual-Band WiFi, WiFi Direct
Bluetooth SupportYes
Bluetooth Version4.2
Bluetooth FeaturesBluetooth A2DP, Bluetooth LE, Bluetooth EDR
USB SupportHuawei Mate 9
USB SupportYes
USB Port TypeUSB Type C
Proprietary Data ConnectorNo
MultimediaHuawei Mate 9
Multimedia FeaturesDLNA, Infra-Red (IR)
Video Playback Formatsdivx, mp4, wmv, xvid
Video CODECSH.265
Audio FormatsFLAC, MP3, WAV, WMA


Huawei Mate 9 Benchmarks

System Speed

Overall performance tests that stress every part of the system. They provide a high-level idea, but aren't as precise as specific tests shown below.

Antutu Score, Higher is better

Basemark OS II, Higher is better

CPU Speed

These tests are designed to stress the CPU components of the processor

Geekbench 3 Single-Thread Score, Higher is better

Geekbench 3 Multithread Score, Higher is better

Geekbench 4 Single, Higher is better

Geekbench 4 Multi, Higher is better

Gaming Speed

The GPU, or graphics processor is put to the test with this Gaming-oriented benchmarks

3DMark Slingshot ES 3.1, Higher is better

3DMark Unlimited IceStorm Score, Higher is better

GFXBench Manhattan Off. (FPS), Higher is better

GFXBench Manhattan 3.1 Off. (FPS), Higher is better

GFXBench T-Rex Off. (FPS), Higher is better

Basemark ES 3.1, Higher is better

Basemark X Score, Higher is better

Camera Performance

Benchmarks measuring the performance of the camera sub-system

DXOMark, Higher is better

Battery Capacity/Performance

Quantitative data about the battery

Battery Capacity (mAh), Higher is better

Battery Charge Speed, in mAh/mn, Higher is better


Performance/Price (Value)

Some of the same tests as above, but shown as a relation to the price. This shows what performance you get for each additional dollar spent. The higher the score, and the more value you get for your money

Battery Capacity (mAh) / Price, Higher is better

Basemark OS II / Price, Higher is better

Geekbench 3 Multithread Score / Price, Higher is better

GFXBench Manhattan Off. (FPS) / Price, Higher is better

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