Few weeks back, we have posted about the launching of Huawei Maimang 5 in China. At that time we guessed that this device will be launched globally as Huawei G9 because the previous released Maimang device was later launched globally as Huawei G8.

And as expected, today Huawei has announced the Huawei Maimang 5 as the Huawei G9 Plus for the global market.

Huawei G9 Plus comes with a 5.5-inch full HD IPS LCD screen with 1080p full HD resolutions, 2.5D curved glass display and a screen-to-body ratio of 77.9%. Thee device is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 2.0 GHz octa-core processor, Adreno 506 GPU and runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS with Huawei's indigenous EMUI 4.1 on top.

Huawei G9 Plus : Full Hardware Specs, Features, Price and Availability

Based on the amount of RAM , there will be two version of the device - with 3GB of RAM and 4GB of RAM version. There is a fingerprint sensor provided at the back of the phone that is claimed to unlock the device in just 0.3 seconds.

Talking about the cameras and imaging, Huawei G9 Plus comes with a 16-megapixel primary camera with Optical image stabilization (OIS), Phase-Detection Auto-Focus (PDAF), dual-tone dual LED flash and 4K video recording. There is an 8-megapixel front-facing camera provided for taking selfies and video chatting.

The complete list of all hardware specs and features of Huawei G9 Plus are given below.

Huawei G9 Plus : Full Hardware Specs and Features

- 5.5-inch Full HD IPS LCD Screen with 1080 x 1920 Pixels Resolution

- 2.5D Curved Glass Display

- 4G LTE Capability

- Hybrid Dual SIM, Uses SIM 2 Slot as microSD Card Slot

- 2.0 GHz Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 14nm Processor

- Adreno 506 GPU

- Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS

- EMUI 4.1

- 3 GB of RAM with 32 GB Internal Memory

- 4 GB of RAM with 64 GB Internal Memory

- microSD Card Support up to 128 GB

- 16 MP Primary Camera with Phase Detection Auto-Focus (PDAF), 6P Lens, Dual Tone Dual-LED Flash, Sony IMX298 Sensor and f/2.0 Aperture,

- 4K Video Recording

- 8 MP Front-facing Camera

- 3.340 mAh Non-removable Lithium-ion Battery with Fast Charging

- Magnetic Compass, Gyro, Fingerprint Scanner, Accelerometer and Proximity Sensors

- Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Hotspot

- Bluetooth 4.1


- USB Type-C

- 151.8 x 75.7 x 7.3 mm Dimensions

- 160 g

Huawei G9 Plus will be available in Champagne Gold, Rose Gold and Moonlight Silver color options. The price of Huawei G9 Plus for 3GB RAM version is US$ 360 and the price of 4GB RAM version is not revealed yet.

Huawei G9 Plus will be available for sale from 25th August, 2016 and pre-booking is already started for that.