Huawei has sent out invites for a Nov. 3 press event, leading to speculations of the launch of the new flagship, Mate 9. Meanwhile, it is expected that the Huawei Mate 9 will launch as a full lineup, with at least three variants under the series.

Huawei Mate 9

According to some latest leaks, Mate 9 will look very much alike its previous version, the Huawei Mate 8. The design is likely to be slightly rounded, wide, all-metal rear with parallel antenna bands running horizontally near the top and the bottom edges. Some speculations also hint that Mate 9 will be launched in three variant, each with different colour and storage option.

Although it is expected that the Mate 9 will debut early next month, Huawei has yet to come out with confirmed details of the new flagship. Speculations suggest that aside from a Kirin 960 chipset and different RAM variants, the new flagship will feature a 5.9-inch QHD display with 2K resolution, a fingerprint scanner, and the Android 7.0 Nougat right out of the box.

According to Huawei Mall sources, the smartphone will attribute a 5.9-inch screen on the front will come with a sharp resolution of 1920 x 1080. A set of USB Type-C audio port will also be attributed as suggested by various insights. A vast number of speculations have also been made regarding the pricing index of the gadget. Although there haven't been any official announcements made yet. But according to most of the speculators, it will cost around $500-$700 depending on three variant's specifications.