A quick look at Huawei’s Mate 9 phablet
A quick look at Huawei’s Mate 9 phablet

Guangdong, China-headquartered Huawei recently unveiled its flagship phablet, the Mate 9, at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Nevada.

The Huawei Mate 9 isn't a brand new device as the company launched it in November 2016 in Berlin. At CES 2017, the company announced the availability of the phablet in the United States as well.

The Porsche Design version of the monster device boasts an AMOLED 2K display, 6GB of RAM, and 256GB of flash storage. The company has also announced that the new version would come equipped with Alexa's widely-renowned virtual assistant.

It is powered by 1.8GHz HiSilicon Kirin 960 octa-core processor, and its 5.90-inch touchscreen offers a striking resolution of 1080 by 1920 pixels. It supports networks like GSM/CDMA/HSPA and LTE.

It runs on the v7.0 (Nougat) version of the Android operating system, and has MaliG71 MP8 GPU, 3.5mm jack, and non-removable Li-Po 4000 mAh battery.

The long list of other striking features of the Mate 9 include dual 20MP+12MP primary camera, 8MP secondary camera, face/smile detection, geo-tagging, Fingerprint (rear-mounted), gyro, accelerometer, barometer and compass.