The new Huawei Mate 9 is rumoured to come out in November 2016 with impressive specs. The phone is set to come with dual-lens 20Mp camera, full-HD display, dual-SIM, an Octa-core processor, 4-6GB of RAM and a minimum of 64GB storage space.

Huawei Mate 9

It was initially rumoured to see the Huawei Mate 9 in December 2016, but it seems that the Chinese site Weibo has a rumoured November 2016 release. There is no further confirmation on the exact date, just an approximate time frame.

The price is rumoured to be around €699 which converts to around £620. This price does seem a little steep, given that a similar spec'ed Huawei Honor 8.

The new Huawei Mate 9 is rumoured to come in two variants, a lower-spec non-curved display, and a higher-end curved phone which could be limited to the Chinese market only.

Here are the Huawei Mate 9 specs:
Display size: 5.9in IPS display
Resolution: 1920x1080 with 373ppi
OS: Android v7.0
Chipset: Hisilicon Kirin 960
Processor:  Octa-core 2.6 GHz Cortex-A53
Expandable storage: Yes, microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)
Internal storage: 64/128GB (4GB RAM) and 256GB (6GB RAM)
Camera: Dual-lens 20Mp rear & 8Mp front single-lens
Connections: USB Type-C, Bluetooth v4.2, Dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, NFC
Battery: Non-removable ~3,000mAh
Colours: White, Gold, Graphite, Brown, Pink, and Black

Looking at the specs above, it's clear that Huawei aren't holding back on any functionalities or specs. The phone has the top of the range specs and alongside a fingerprint scanner (which is also expected), we suspect the Mate 9 will be a very powerful smartphone.

It is rumoured that the Huawei Mate S2 phone will come in with 64/128GB storage space that will be coupled with 4GB RAM, and there will be a larger 256GB storage option that will have a massive 6GB of RAM.