Huawei hosted a press conference and exclusive launch event in Lahore on 9th December to announce the official launch of its Mate 9 Smartphone.
The event was hosted by the seasoned screen veteran Wiqar Ali Khan and Sara Isis and was done in the spirit of the device it championed – Truly A Step Ahead. It was attended by all who’s who of the industry from the cinema to the small screen. Audience favorites stars like Javed Sheikh, Saleem Sheikh, Humaima Malick and Resham to celebrated faces from the fashion fraternity like Deepak Perwani, Maheen Kardar and Fahad Hussayn amongst others got together to celebrate this coveted device.
The event started with a presentation by the Country Manager of Huawei, in Pakistan – Mr. Blue King who gave an overview of Huawei’s successes around the globe and commitment towards technological excellence.The Deputy General Manager of Huawei Pakistan – Mr. Fraz Khan also briefed the media about the key selling features of Mate 9.
The Mate 9 hit the retail market on 7th December with the price point of 69,899 PKR.
Huawei has marked its territory amongst the big players in the Smartphone market, with this new device. They look well on their way to achieving their target of becoming the no 1 Smartphone providers in the world by 2017.
The Mate 9 is the fastest phone with a top of the line Kirin 960 chipset that’s being introduced for the first time. It is with Artificial Intelligence, based on a Machine-Learning Algorithm, whereby it has a revolutionary capacity to gain speed and perform faster as you continue to use it. It keeps analyzing and adapting to its user’s preferences and behavior patterns, to create a personalized experience that is clean, fluid and inspired by natural environments.
Its second generation dual-lens camera is co-engineered by ‘Leica’ – the world’s leading creator of high-end cameras. It includes a 20MP Monochrome lens, and a 12MP RGB to capture unmatched, professional-quality images in all lighting conditions. The Mate 9 also boasts Huawei’s latest supercharge technology, that rapidly powers the 4000 mAh battery within 20 minutes, enough to deliver an entire da of telecommunications. A fully charged battery will last two days.
It was designed with Porsche and contains all the trademarks of Porsche is known for the sleekness, the simplicity, and the speed. With its large 5.9-inch FHD display screen and ultra-thin 7.9 mm body it truly looks like a device of the future. This phone presents the most intuitive and responsive interface – the innovative ‘Emotion UI’ EMUI 5.0, to deliver a fascinating software experience to date. With a 64GB ROM, 4GB RAM, along with microSD card slot that supports up to 256GB (using secondary SIM slot). The screen features a 2.5D glass and exceptionally high resolution & contrast.