The Huawei Enjoy 9 is the latest budget smartphone under $200 from Huawei. This budget smartphone is similar in design to Huawei Y9 (2019), which is known as Enjoy 9 Plus in China. Though it comes with lesser features than the Y9 (2019). Not fewer features compared to the price Huawei is offering it at.
Huawei Enjoy 9 Design
The gradient colour design makes the Huawei Enjoy 9 very attractive. The back houses a dual camera at the top left corner with LED flash. No fingerprint sensor for this budget device. The front features a display with teardrop notch and a bottom thick bezel.
The Enjoy 9 weighs 168 grams and measures 158.9 x 76.9 x 8.1 mm in dimensions. It comes in four different body colours to choose from; Black, Red, Aurora Blue and Aurora Violet body colours.
Dimensions: 158.9 x 76.9 x 8.1 mm
Weight: 168 grams
SIM: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Colours: Black, Red, Aurora Blue, Aurora Violet
3.5 mm jack: Yes
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Huawei Enjoy 9 Display
The budget smartphone sports a big 6.26 inches IPS LCD touchscreen. The display size features an 80% screen-to-body ratio and 19:9 aspect ratio. The resolution is 720 x 1520 pixels and 269 PPI density.
- Type: IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
- Size: 6.26 inches (80.0% screen-to-body ratio)
- Resolution: 720 x 1520 pixels, 19:9 ratio (269 PPI density)
The dual rear camera of the Enjoy 9 houses a 13MP main sensor with f/1.8 aperture and a 2MP depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture. The Enjoy 9 camera can record 1080 pixels video at 30fps. At the front is an 8MP selfie shooter with f/2.0 aperture also capable of recording 1080 pixels video at 30fps.
Dual: 13 MP, f/1.8, PDAF + 2 MP, f/2.4, depth sensor
Features: LED flash, HDR, panorama
Single: 8 MP, f/2.0
Surprisingly, Huawei ditched their in-house Kirin chipset for this smartphone. The Enjoy 9 packs a Snapdragon 450 chipset with an 8-core 1.8 GHz processor. The GPU of the chip is Adreno 506. The Huawei Enjoy 9 comes in two memory variants, the 3GB RAM with 32GB storage and the 4GB RAM with 64GB storage.
Chipset: Snapdragon 450 (14 nm)
CPU: Octa-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU: Adreno 506
MicroSD: up to 512 GB
The Huawei Enjoy 9 runs on the EMUI 8.2 user interface with Android 8.1 Oreo. Both the OS and UI runs smoothly on the phone even though they aren’t the latest.
OS: Android 8.1 Oreo
User Interface: EMUI 8.2
Sensors: Accelerometer, proximity, compass
Battery life is great thanks to a non-removable Li-Po 4000 mAh battery. The Enjoy 9 supports 10W fast battery charging.
Type: Non-removable Li-Po 4000 mAh battery
Charging: Fast battery charging 5V/2A 10W
WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, WiFi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth: 4.2, A2DP, LE
GPS: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
USB: microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go
Huawei Enjoy 9 Price