It is NOT the same as the China version
After it was teased by Honor Philippines, the Honor 9X is now official globally. While it may look like the Honor 9x Pro, there are a few differences with the Global Honor 9X. With the processor, the Global Honor 9X is only getting a Kirin 710F processor, and not the Kirin 810 found in the China Honor 9X and 9X Pro. It also gets less RAM at 4GB/6GB, while having the same storage options as the China Honor 9X.
As for the triple rear cameras, the Global Honor 9X gets the same setup found on the China Honor 9X Pro: 48-megapixel f/1.8 main camera, 8-megapixel f/2.2 ultra-wide-angle camera, and 2-megapixel f/2.4 depth sensor.
Honor 9X Specs (Global version)
- 2.2GHz HiSilicon Kirin 710F octa-core processor
- Mali-G51 MP4 GPU
- 4GB/6GB of RAM
- 6.59-inch Full HD+ LCD display; 1080 x 2310 resolution
- 64GB/128GB of expandable storage (up to 256GB via microSD)
- Triple rear cameras: 48-megapixel f/1.8 main camera; 8-megapixel f/2.2 ultra-wide-angle camera, 2-megapixel f/2.4 depth sensor; with EIS, PDAF, LED Flash
- 16-megapixel f/2.2 pop-up front camera
- 4G, LTE (Dual SIM, Hybrid Tray)
- WiFi, Bluetooth
- GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
- Side-mounted Fingerprint scanner, Facial Recognition, USB-C
- Android Pie 9 with EMUI 9
- 4000mAh battery with 10w charging
There’s no pricing and availability for the Global Honor 9X as of this writing.