Huawei P9 Plus official price and release date revealed


After weeks of anticipation for the Huawei P9 Plus, Huawei Malaysia has finally confirmed the P9 Plus price - the recommended retail price is RM2599 and it will be available via VMall (, exclusive online partner Lazada ( and Huawei authorised retailers on 10 June 2016. To recap the specifications, the P9 Plus features:

  • Kirin 955 chipset + octa-core CPU at 2.5GHz for the quad-Cortex-A72 cluster and 1.8GHz for the quad-Cortex-A53
  • 4GB RAM
  • 64GB storage (expandable memory available)
  • 5.5-inch 1080p AMOLED display
  • Dual 12MP rear cameras (f/2.2, dual LED flash, BSI CMOS) + 8MP front shooter
  • Infrared universal remote control, Fingerprint sensor, Press Touch, Dual-IC Rapid Charge, Dual-SIM slots, dual front surround sound speakers
  • Android 6.0 Marshmallow with EMUI 4.1
  • 3400 mAh battery


Available in Haze Gold and Quartz Grey, what separates the P9 Plus from both the P9 and P9 Lite is that it has an enhanced ‘Press Touch’ technology (like the Apple's 3D Touch feature) that recognizes subtler variations in screen pressure, making the P9 Plus more interactive and responsive. The ‘Press Touch’ technology also allows users to preview images, magnify details and access applications via the pop up shortcut menu for fast and easy use.

In addition, the device also comes with an infrared blaster and supports itself with a 3400 mAh battery, giving users a longer battery life up to one-and-a-half days with normal usage. If you want to know more about the P9 Plus, we did a comparison article between the P9 and P9 Plus yesterday so do check it out.

To ensure consumers can always reach out to Huawei quickly and conveniently, Huawei has also built diversified service platforms, which includes a series of differentiated services such as VIP memberships, reservations, screen-breaking insurance and extended warranty for high-end users of the Mate series and P-series. Following a great response from its users, Huawei is offering P9 and P9 Plus users the Standard Premium Service.

Huawei P9 and P9 Plus’ Standard Premium Services will include:

  • One-to-one device exchanges within the 12-month warranty period
  • Free Door-to-Door pick-up and delivery service
  • Three-month LCD screen warranty from Proof of Purchase (POP) Date – One (1) time only.
  • Two (2) free cleaning service within the 12-month warranty period
  • Dedicated VIP hotline service – 1800 – 22 – 0086

*Service is only available for Huawei P9 and Huawei P9 Plus Customers who purchased from Authorised Huawei Malaysia Stores.


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