Huawei Y9 Prime 2019 coming to Malaysia on July 27 for RM899!

Huawei Malaysia today had announced that the latest addition to their mid-range smartphone, the Huawei Y9 Prime 2019, will be available on July 27 at all Huawei Brand Stores and Huawei Online official stores nationwide, with the price tag of RM899, making it the most affordable choice if you are looking for a pop-up camera smartphone!


Specification of Huawei Y9 Prime 2019:

  • Runs on EMUI 9.0 (bases on Android 9.0 Pie)
  • 6.59 inch LTPS LCD Display, 2340 x 1080 resolution, 391 ppi
  • Kirin 710F SoC
  • 4GB RAM + 128GB ROM (supports microSD expandable storage up to 512GB)
  • 16MP+8MP+2MP Triple rear camera
  • 16MP Pop-up front camera
  • 4000mAh battery
  • Rear fingerprint scanner
  • Type-C charging port
  • 3.5mm port
  • Dual SIM dual standby (nano-SIM)
  • 77.3mm×163.5mm×8.8mm
  • 196.8g


Huawei Y9 Prime 2019 offers a 6.59 inch full view display without any notch on top, thanks to its pop-up front camera design, showcasing a 91% screen-to-body ratio, which is the currently the highest in the Huawei Y series.


For the pop-up camera, Huawei stated that the 16MP pop-up camera was built to raise and retract up to 100,000 times, which roughly equivalent to 2 years of usage, and the device also comes with an “Intelligent Protection Mechanism” that will retract the camera if it detects that the phone is in free fall.


The Huawei Y9 Prime 2019 is powered by a Kirin 710F SoC, with 4GB RAM and 128GB ROM, and also a 4000mAh battery that uses a Type-C port. It also comes with a 3.5mm headphone jack so you can still use your 3.5mm headphones as usual, without the need of Type-C to 3.5mm converter.


For mobile photography, the Huawei Y9 Prime 2019 comes with a triple rear camera setup- 16MP Primary camera, 8MP ultra-wide camera, and a 2MP depth camera for depth sensing. It also comes with AI scene recognition feature, which automatically detects the scene and adjust the camera settings to produce a more vivid images.


Huawei Y9 Prime 2019 will be available in three color- Midnight Black, Sapphire Blue and Emerald Green. Priced at RM899, it can be purchase starting July 27 at all Huawei Brand Stores and Huawei Online official stores nationwide.