Honor X9a vs Honor X9b

Honor X9a comparison
Honor X9b comparison
General
Released
2023 January 04 2023 October 18
Initial OS
Android 12 Android 13
Details
Android 12, Magic UI 6.1 Android 13, Magic UI 7.2
Charger in the box
Yes Yes
Major update cycle
2 years 2 years
Security update cycle
2 years 2 years
NFC
Yes Maybe
Body
Dimensions
161.6 x 73.9 x 7.9 163.6 x 75.5 x 8
Thickness
7.9 mm 8 mm
Weight
175 g 185 g
SIM
Dual SIM Nano-SIM, dual stand-by Dual SIM Nano-SIM, dual stand-by
Card Slot
No No
Waterproof
No No
Colors
Titanium Silver, Emerald Green, Midnight Black Sunrise Orange, Midnight Black, Emerald Green
Details
Plastic back and frame Plastic back and frame
Display
Size
6.67 inches 6.78 inches
Protection
None None
Resolution
1080x2400 Pixels 1220x2652 Pixels
Type
AMOLED AMOLED
Brightness
800 nits 1200 nits
Refresh rate
120 Hz 120 Hz
Screen to body ratio
89.99 % 91.20 %
Details
1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio 395 ppi density 1220 x 2652 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio 431 ppi density
1B colors 1B colors
Performance
Chipset V1
Qualcomm SnapDragon 695 () Qualcomm SnapDragon 6 Gen 1 ()
Nanometers
6 nm 4 nm
GPU
Adreno 619 Adreno 710
CPU
Octa-core 2x2.2 GHz Kryo 660 Gold + 6x1.7 GHz Kryo 660 Silver () Octa-core 4x2.2 GHz Cortex-A78 + 4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A55 ()
Internal Storage Type V1
UFS 2.2 UFS 2.2
RAM/Storage
8GB/256GB 12GB/256GB
Battery
Capacity
5100 mAh 5800 mAh
Charging speed
40 W 35 W
Wireless charging
No No
Misc
Non-removable Li-Po Non-removable Li-Po
Reverse Wired Charging
Camera
Main
64 MP, f/1.8, wide, PDAF
5 MP, f/2.2, ultrawide
2 MP, f/2.4, macro
108 MP, f/1.8, wide, 1/1.67, PDAF
5 MP, f/2.2, ultrawide
2 MP, f/2.4, macro
OIS
No No
Video
1080p@30fps 4K@30fps, 1080p@30fps
Features
LED flash, panorama, HDR LED flash, panorama, HDR
Selfie
16 MP, f/2.5, wide 16 MP, f/2.5, wide
Selfie video
1080p@30fps 1080p@30fps
Sound
Stereo
No No
3.5mm jack
No No
FM radio
No No
Quality
24-bit/192kHz
Connectivity
GPS
GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS
USB
USB Type-C 2.0, OTG USB Type-C 2.0, OTG
Sensors
Optical fingerprint under display, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass Optical fingerprint under display, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Bluetooth
5.1, A2DP, LE, aptX HD 5.1, A2DP, LE
WLAN
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct
WiFi 6/7
No No
5G
Yes Yes
Infrared
Yes No