Yesterday we told you about a mysterious phone rumored to have the name Honor V9 Mini. Today Huaweis subsidiary announced on Weibo that there is indeed a new phone on its way – it is the Huawei V9 Play and will come on September 6.
According to Chinese news agency Anzhuo, the Honor V9 Play will run Kirin 659 chipset. It will be coupled with 4 GB RAM and will have one 12 MP camera on the back. As some TENAA images revealed, the phone will also have a fingerprint scanner below the camera setup.
When launched, the phone is expected to cost CNY1,500 or around $227.
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