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Huawei Malaysia introduces a pop-up selfie smartphone with triple-camera for less than RM900

The Huawei Y9 Prime 2019 is now official and this is a new mid-range smartphone that offers a large display, a big battery and a pop-up 16MP selfie camera. The device is officially priced at RM899 in Malaysia. If you’re interested, it will be available on 27th July 2019 at all Huawei Brand Stores and Huawei Online official stores nationwide.

The device comes with a 6.59″ Full HD+ LCD display that has no notches or punch-holes at the top. Under the hood, it runs on a Kirin 710F processor with 4GB of RAM and 128GB of storage.

For taking pictures, it features a triple-camera array that consists of a 16MP main camera, an 8MP ultra-wide-angle camera and a 2MP shooter for depth effects. The device also comes with a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor.

Powering the Y9 Prime m2017 is a 4,000mAh battery that charges via USB-C. Out of the box, it runs on Android 9.0 Pie with EMUI 9.0 skin on top.

The device is available in Midnight Black, Sapphire Blue and Emerald Green. Users can redeem exclusive rewards from various brands partners such as free 6-months View Premium subscription from the Member Centre. The Huawei Carnival is also making a return and they are offering prizes worth up to RM1,000,000. More details will be revealed on 27 July onwards.

So, did you get the price right?

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Alexander Wong