Huawei Honor 8 Pro VS. Huawei Honor 9: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: Huawei Honor 8 Pro VS. Huawei Honor 9. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
7
Cost-effectiveness
7.7
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
6.2
5.2
Performance & Hardware
7.9
7.8
Camera
6
6.5
Connectivity
7.6
7.3
Battery
7.5
5.9

Basics

Brand

Brand
Aliases
Honor V9
Glory 9, STF-AL00, STF-AL10

Release Date

Release date
March 2017, 2 years ago
June 2017, 2 years ago
State
On Sale
On Sale

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
77.5 mm
157.0 mm
7.0 mm
70.9 mm
147.3 mm
7.5 mm
Weight
184 g
155 g
Usable surface
73 %
70 %
Materials
Aluminium alloy
Glass
Resistance
-
-
Colors
Champagne

Gray

Pink

Silver
Blue

Gold

Gray

Screen

Diagonal
5.7"
5.15"
Type
LCD IPS
LCD IPS
Resolution
1440 x 2560 px
1080 x 1920 px
Density
515 Pixels per inch
428 Pixels per inch
Others
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • Capacitive
  • Color LED Notifications
  • LED Notifications
  • LTPS (Low Temperature PolySilicon)
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Scratch resistant
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • Capacitive
  • Color LED Notifications
  • LTPS (Low Temperature PolySilicon)
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch

Prototypes





Prototypes
Huawei Honor 8 Pro
Print 3D Model
Huawei Honor 9
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 960
Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 960
CPU
4x 2.4 GHz ARM Cortex-A73 + 4x 1.8 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
4x 2.4 GHz ARM Cortex-A73 + 4x 1.8 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
Type
Octa-Core
Octa-Core
Frequency
2.4 GHz
2.4 GHz
64 Bits
Yes
Yes

Graphics

GPU
Mali-G71 MP8
Mali-G71 MP8

RAM

RAM
6 GB
4 GB

Antutu

Score
167.659
Antutu v7, Overall performance better than 89% of devices
172.656
Antutu v7, Overall performance better than 90% of devices

Storage

Capacity
64 GB
Capacity with the OS (depends on the brand and ROM version): 57-62.8 GB
64 GB
Capacity with the OS (depends on the brand and ROM version): 57-62.8 GB
SD Slot
Yes
Slot for SD or second SIM card
Yes
Slot for SD or second SIM card

Security

Fingerprint
Yes, in the back
Yes, on the front

Sensors

Sensors
  • Fingerprint
  • Compass
  • Gravity
  • Gyroscope
  • Hall
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity
  • Fingerprint
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Hall
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity

Others

Notifications LED
Color LED Notifications
Color LED Notifications

Camera

Main

Resolution
12 Mpx
12 Mpx
Pixel size
--
--
Sensor
Unknown Unknown
Unknown Unknown
Type
CMOS
CMOS
Aperture
f/2.2
f/2.2
Flash
LED
Dual LED
Features
  • 4K Video
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital zoom
  • Dual camera
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Macro mode
  • Panorama
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
  • 4K Video
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital zoom
  • Dual camera
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Optical zoom
  • Panorama
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
Slow Motion Video
Yes
120 fps
Yes
120 fps
Optical Stabilisation
No
No

Selfie

Resolution
8 Mpx
8 Mpx

Connectivity

Networks

5G
-
-
4G LTE
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B20 (800)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B34 (TD 2000)
  • B39 (TD 1900+)
2G
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • CDMA BC0 (800)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)

SIM card

Dual SIM
Dual Sim Dual Standby
Dual Sim Dual Standby
Type
Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
Others
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 4.2
Bluetooth 4.2 LE Low energy consumption
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • AVRCP (Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile)
  • HID (Human Interface Profile)
  • SPP (Serial Port Protocol)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • EDR (Enhanced Data Rate)
  • LE (Low Energy)

Navigation

Navigation
  • A-GPS
  • Beidou
  • Galileo
  • GLONASS
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • Beidou
  • GLONASS
  • GPS

USB

USB
  • Charging
  • Mass Storage
  • USB On-The-Go (OTG)
  • USB Type C
  • Charging
  • Mass Storage
  • USB On-The-Go (OTG)
  • USB Type C

SAR

European measurement

The European Union sets a limit of 2 W/kg averaged over 10 grams of tissue.

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1.260 W/Kg on head
1.260 W/Kg on body
American measurement

The FCC limit is 1.6 W/kg measured in a volume of 1 gram of tissue

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Others

Others
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • Computer sync
  • DLNA
  • Infrared
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • VoLTE
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • Computer sync
  • Infrared
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • VoLTE

Battery

Capacity
4000 mAh
3200 mAh
Type
Li-Ion
Li-Polymer
Others
Fast Charging
Non-removable
Fast Charging
Non-removable

Software

Operating System
Android 8.0 Oreo
Android 7.0 Nougat

Prices

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