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Huawei Mate 9 The Huawei Mate 9 offers exceptional sharpness. Its second-generation Leica Dual Camera renders images in unprecedented detail for images that take you from mere Hybrid zoom photography to artistry Go Faster

Stunning looks

Ground-breaking interplay between hardware and software means your Huawei Mate 9 is born fast and stays fast.

Gorgeous ergonomic curves and rounded corners create a striking marriage of form and function.

• Processor: octa-core CPU (2.4GHz Cortex A73 + 1.8GHz A53) 18% faster performance • Graphics: Octa-core Mali-G71 octa-core GPU 180% performance boost • RAM: 4GB DDR3 40% higher frequency

A smarter battery A toolkit of technologies that automatically saves power, letting you do more, for longer. • 4,000 mAh battery 20h 4G browsing • Huawei SuperCharge 50% faster

First shot selfies Sports an 8MP front camera with autofocus and speedy selfie features

Business Secure, powerful and ready for the workplace, the Mate 9 is unrivalled as a business device. • Directional audio: 4 noise cancelling mics • Huawei Share auto sharing between EMUI 5.0 devices • Security first encryption, separation and 3D fingerprint scanning

– What the experts think Mobile Choice ‘You don’t have many choices if you’re looking for a flagship phablet but the lack of choice doesn’t mean you have to compromise quality. The Huawei Mate 9 is one of the best Android devices available just now, including the crop of smaller ones. ‘The Mate 9 is a fantastic phone with all the right components to elevate it above the competition. Huawei has amped up the processor, camera and the RAM, so concentrated on all the right areas to make sure that the Mate 9 is one of the best value-for-money propositions around.’ January January2017 2017

Allows users to take high-quality pictures, even at range.

• 5.9” FHD Largest on the high street • 30% thinner bezels • Right for you Five demure colour options

Huawei Mate 9

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Sensational night shooting Dual camera pixel-binning on both lenses doubles image brightness in low-light. OIS

Brilliant video 4K video recording with optical image stabilisation. Uses the H.265 video compression standard, allowing for video file size compression of up to 50%.

Available from Three on contract from 13th of January

Tech Radar

T3

‘The Huawei Mate 9 is a phablet that’s built to last, with an impressive camera, powerful processor and great battery life. ‘If you’re after a phone with fantastic battery life, the Mate 9 is well up to the job; you could even get two days of use from a single charge. And for when you do run low, there’s fast-charging to get you going again quickly. ‘It’s also one of the most powerful phones around, so if you’re a power user this is the perfect setup. Another plus point is the software – it’s based on Android 7 Nougat, and right now that’s a rarity on phablets that aren’t made by Google.’

‘The Mate 9 has an impressive number of business features pre-installed. Firstly, it can hold two accounts for apps such as Facebook, which should make switching between work and family life a bit easier. ‘It also has four directional microphones – this is great for the audio recording app, as they each record to a different channel, allowing you to mute background noise or a specific voice. It also improves call quality. ‘The Huawei Mate 9 is the best smartphone to hail from the People’s Republic. It has a great 5.9-inch display, and brilliant battery life, thanks to the large 4,000 mAh unit.’

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Mobile January 2017