Our Opinion

The Huawei Honor 9S is a slightly better phone than the Samsung Galaxy M01 Core (2GB RAM, 32GB), and is also slightly better value for money. What should you buy? Go for the Huawei Honor 9S!

Huawei Honor 9S  Samsung Galaxy M01 Core (2GB RAM, 32GB) 
Huawei Honor 9S Samsung Galaxy M01 Core
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Excellence Score
19.1
16.6
Value for Money Score
69.8
64.9
Price ₹ 5,799 onwards ₹ 5,511 onwards
Launch Date (India) Aug, 2020 Jul, 2020
Expected Launch Date N/A N/A
Smartphone OS Android 10Low likelihood of getting updated to next Android version Android 10Low likelihood of getting updated to next Android versionAndroid Go Edition
Touchscreen Yes (Capacitive) Yes (Capacitive)
Screen Size 5.45 inches 5.3 inches
Screen Resolution 720x1440 pixels (~ 295 pixels per inch) 720x1480 pixels (~ 311 pixels per inch)
Tall Aspect Ratio / Minimal Bezels Yes
Scratch Resistant Display Yes
Display Type IPS LCD TFT LCD
Screen Refresh Rate 60 HzStandard 60 HzStandard
Display Features N/A N/A
Full Physical QWERTY Keypad
Processor 2 GHz 1.5 GHz
Processor Type Octa Core Quad Core
Processor Name MediaTek Helio P22Ranked #81 in Mobile Processor Benchmarks MediaTek MT6739Ranked #123 in Mobile Processor Benchmarks
GPU PowerVR GE8320 PowerVR Rogue GE8100
RAM 2 GB 2 GB
3G Yes Yes
4G Yes Yes
5G
VoLTE Yes Yes
WiFi Yes Yes
VoWiFi/WiFi-Calling Yes Yes
GPS Yes Yes
Bluetooth Yes Yes
Connecting Port microUSB microUSB
Primary Camera 8MP 8MP
Camera Auto-Focus Yes Yes
Camera Flash Yes Yes
HD Video Recording Yes (Full HD) Yes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features N/A N/A
Secondary Camera 5MP 5MP
Secondary Camera Features N/A f/2.4 Aperture
Internal Memory 32 GB 32 GB
Expandable Memory Slot Yes, up to 256 GB Yes, up to 512 GB
Contacts Storage Unlimited Unlimited
SMS Storage Unlimited Unlimited
Music Player Yes Yes
FM Radio Yes (Wireless) Yes
Dual SIM GSM + GSM GSM+GSM
Thickness 8.4 mmMedium 8.6 mmMedium
Weight 144 gmLight 150 gmLight
Width 70.9 mmComfortable for one-handed use 67.5 mmComfortable for one-handed use
Audio Output 3.5mm jack 3.5mm jack
Water Resistant
Battery Capacity 3020 mAh 3000 mAh
Battery Standby N/A N/A
Battery Standby (3G) N/A N/A
Battery Talktime N/A N/A
Battery Talktime (3G) N/A N/A
Fast Charging Support
Included Fast Charger
Other Battery Parameters N/A N/A
Fingerprint sensor Yes
Other Features Noise Filtration N/A
2-minute Review [Positives] N/A N/A
2-minute Review [Negatives] N/A N/A
Expert Reviews N/A N/A
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Unofficial specs? N/A N/A
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