Huawei P9 Plus - Features and reviews

Created date: 09/30/2018, 12:30:28, Updated date: 04/16/2020, 10:19:14

We've conducted a detailed review of the Huawei P9 Plus, looking into its battery, how easy it is to use the camera, and whether the CPU performance is high or low. Not only that, but we've also evaluated how portable and easy to hold it is, as well as how nice the display is.

Huawei P9 Plus's features, performance, reviews

Huawei P9 Plus's size

The Huawei P9 Plus has a width of 3.0 inches (75.3 mm), a length of 6.0 inches (152.3 mm), and a thickness of 0.3 inches (7 mm). It might be possible to operate it with one hand, but depending on the person it might feel big. In addition, the weight of the Huawei P9 Plus is about 162 oz (162 g). Even if you are operating it with one hand it feels almost weightless. However, depending on the person, you may feel tired after using it for a while.

Assessing the overall ease of holding the Huawei P9 Plus, it has some difficulties but if you use it based on its strengths and weaknesses it will not cause many issues.

Huawei P9 Plus's CPU specs

With the 2.5GHz+1.8GHz×8(OctaCore) for processing power, the Huawei P9 Plus has extremely high performance and will operate smoothly without stress, whichever app you use. Among all smartphones released to date, it is one with top class performance. It is also suitable for heavier 3D games, and quite smooth play will be possible.

With 4GB of RAM, the Huawei P9 Plus has a sufficient amount. Very occasional cases of insufficient RAM do occur, but with this sort of amount of RAM, it will rarely be the cause of feeling any stress.

Evaluating the overall speed of operation of the Huawei P9 Plus, it is a smartphone in the high-end category and can almost always be used without stress. However, if you want smooth and comfortable usage in heavy apps like 3D games, caution is necessary.

Huawei P9 Plus's storage size

The data storage capacity of the Huawei P9 Plus is 64GB, and while it is enough for taking photos, it might feel insufficient for those who often shoot videos or who install many games.

The Huawei P9 Plus is compatible with SD cards, so it is possible to increase the capacity easily. Therefore, you probably do not need to be concerned with the storage capacity.

Huawei P9 Plus's screen

Huawei P9 Plus has a 5.5 inch display. It is fairly large and has a good presence. Photos, videos, and games will really enjoy this screen estate. It is also suited for productivity use such as creating a business document.

Huawei P9 Plus has a very high-quality screen and any graphical content that you enjoy, including videos and games, will be displayed clearly.

Huawei P9 Plus's camera specs

Huawei P9 Plus has a 12 MP main camera, which can serve you well in most cases. However, you might feel a little dissatisfied with the quality of the images.

Also, Huawei P9 Plus has an 8 MP front camera, which is an average figure for a smartphone camera. It is good enough for taking selfies, but you may be a little dissatisfied when you need to take a group photo or print your photos.

Huawei P9 Plus's battery performance

The battery performance of the Huawei P9 Plus is 3400 mAh, so it has a relatively large capacity. Compared to other smartphones, the battery life of the Huawei P9 Plus is good. At this amount, you will not feel stressed even if you are on the internet and Twitter for a long time. Even when playing a game or watching a movie on the go, you can do so comfortably without needing to be conscious of the battery. However, some caution is necessary when watching movies or playing games for too long.

Huawei P9 Plus's general rating

The Huawei P9 Plus is a high-performance smartphone when viewed comprehensively. It works for everyday use with hardly any inconvenience.

Advantages and disadvantages of Huawei P9 Plus

Advantages of Huawei P9 Plus

  • The display is very large, so it is perfect for watching videos or playing games.
  • The screen quality is very high, and pictures and videos appear crisp.
  • It has a relatively long battery life, so you do not need to worry about battery much.
  • It has a high-grade CPU, so you can play 3D games without encountering stuttering.

Disadvantages of Huawei P9 Plus

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Huawei P9 Plus's specs

Huawei P9 Plus
ImageHuawei P9 Plus
MakerHuawei
Release date5, 2016
ColorHaze Gold/Quartz Grey/Ceramic White
OSAndroid
Dimensions (width x height x thickness)3.0 inches (75.3 mm) x 6.0 inches (152.3 mm) x 0.3 inches (7 mm)
Weight162 oz (162 g)
Display size5.5 inch
Display typeSuper AMOLED
Screen resolution (width x height)1080 x 1920
Pixel density400 ppi
Battery capacity3400 mAh
ChipsetHiSilicon Kirin 955
CPU specs2.5GHz+1.8GHz×8(OctaCore)
RAM size4GB
Storage size64GB
Rear-camera resolution12 MP
Front-camera resolution8 MP

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