Mobiles Huawei Mate 9 News and Updates: Worthy Challenger of iPhone 7 and Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge? By Argha Ghosh Posted on November 30, 2016 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Reddit Share on Pinterest Share on Linkedin Share on Tumblr Huawei Mate 9: Huawei has been in the news for a long while and that is for its new device Huawei Mate 9. And the latest news has come in that few leaked images have been published in the social media by leak-star Evan Blass. However, those posts from the Twitter account of Evan Blass have been removed giving rise to rather speculations regarding the device. Huawei Mate 9 is going to be one the most sought after devices as suggested by the experts Huawei Mate 9 has been unveiled by its manufacturer earlier this month in Munich and has also been made available for pre-order. In the meanwhile, Evan Blass tweeted few images through his Twitter handle which has led to further speculations that those were the pictures of Huawei Mate 9. Few people have suggested that it might also Honor 6x about which its manufacturer has already made an announcement. But there are also suggestions that it might not at all be the images of this device. To add this sudden rise in the rumour, Blass has removed that tweet from his account leaving everyone guessing about it. Keeping this recent talks regarding the leaked images of the Huawei device aside it can be said that it might just be one of the better smartphones of the year. It is believed that this device could well be a worthy competitor of the flagship devices brought into the market by the leading smartphone making brands like Samsung and Apple. And that is because it is expected to bear some remarkable features. It is rumoured that Huawei Mate 9 will come with an octa-core Hisilicon Kirin 960 processor under the hood coupled with 4 GB RAM and 64 GB internal memory. The device also facilitates an expandability of storage by 256 GB RAM through the dedicated MicroSD card slot. The device is also touted to be running with an Android 7.0 Nougat operating system. Regarding the display, if we go by the rumours it can be said it is definitely going to give a healthy competition to the flagship devices of Samsung and Apple. It is reported that Huawei Mate 9 is going to come with a 5.9-inch display supporting a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels. Huawei Mate 9 is also going to come with some staggering camera features. It will have a 20-megapixel rear camera which will be assisted by phase detection and laser autofocus. The selfie camera will be of 8 megapixels. It will sport a 4,00 mAh non-removable battery. It is also predicted that Huawei Mate 9 might just come with the VR technology incorporated in it. Going by these features, it can be said that Huawei Mate 9 is definitely going to be one of the leading devices in the market. And if these speculations regarding the configurations of the device turn out to be true, this phone is definitely going to grab the attention of the tech enthusiasts across the world. And in turn bring in close conflict with devices like the Apple iPhone 7 and Samsung Galaxy S7 & S7 Edge. The official launch of the device will happen shortly in China.