Honor has officially launched the Honor 9X Lite, new Honor Magic Earbuds, and Honor Smart Scale 2 in Malaysia. After all the teasing, we finally have the prices for these new Honor 1+8+N products in Malaysia.
Honor 9X Lite
To recap, the Honor 9X Lite runs on the Kirin 710 chipset, paired with 4GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage (expandable up to 512GB via microSD). It has a large 6.5-inch FHD+ LTPS LCD display, with a 19.5:9 aspect ratio.
Camera wise, the rear sports a dual-camera setup which has a 48MP main sensor, as well as a 2MP depth sensor. On the front, in charge of selfies is a 8MP sensor, complete with FHD video recording.
The Honor 9X Lite does pack a 3,750mAh battery that supports standard 10W charging. Contrary to what we’ve covered before, it only has a microUSB port instead of a USB type-C port.
Honor Magic Earbuds
As the latest addition to the HONOR’s audio product series, the Honor Magic Earbuds are wireless and ergonomically designed to offer maximum in-ear comfort. There are 10mm drivers onboard that focus on deep bass and vocals.
It also features hybrid active noise cancelling technology and immersive sound quality. The wireless earbuds also has adaptive triple microphones to allow users to make noise-free high quality audio calls.
|Double tap on either earbuds||Music mode: Plays/pauses music|
Call mode: Answers/ends calls
|Long press on either earbuds||Turns noise cancellation on and off|
The Honor Magic Earbuds also has touch controls that lets you control your music, take calls, and even toggle the active noise cancellation (ANC) feature. If you’re using a Huawei or Honor smartphone, opening the earbuds’ charging case near your device would make them instantly available to pair in one simple step.
According to Honor, the Magic Earbuds can last for 3 hours with ANC on, and 3.5 hours with ANC off when listening to music. For calls, with ANC on it can last up to 2 hours, and 2.5 hours with ANC off. When not in use, it can last up to 12 days in standby mode. Charging wise, it doesn’t have wireless charging, but has USB Type-C charging.
Honor Scale 2
The Honor Scale 2 is a successor to the HONOR Smart Scale as it offers more accurate reading using the HUAWEI TruFit technology. There are 11 body health indicators which includes:
- Body Fat Percentage
- Heart Rate
- Skeletal Muscle Mass
- Fat-free Mass
- Basal Metabolic Rate
- Body Water
- Bone Mineral Content
- Visceral Fat Level
The new design displays a more delicate and compact appearance for easy storage. There’s also 100g fine scale increments that helps detect the slightest changes in weight.
Built for home users’ convenience, the Honor Scale 2 also can recognise up to a maximum of 50 users. It connects via Bluetooth to automatically recognize and record individual body weight and fat percentage.
Pricing and Availability
The Honor 9X Lite, Magic Earbuds, and Scale 2 will be priced as below, and will be available starting 28th May 2020. In terms of color, the Honor 9X Lite will be available in Midnight Black and Emerald Green. For the Honor Magic Earbuds and Honor Scale 2, it will only be available in White.
- Honor 9X Lite – RM699
- Honor Magic Earbuds – RM399 (Introductory Price, RRP: RM499)
- Honor Scale 2 – RM99
Purchases made on Hihonor will come with free gifts worth RM 219 in the form of HONOR 10,000 mAh power bank and RM 70 Hihonor voucher, while those who purchase the HONOR 9X Lite at HONOR Experience Stores (HES) and HONOR’s official store on Shopee will receive a free HONOR 10,000 mAh power bank.
For the Honor Magic Earbuds, purchases made on Hihonor will receive free gifts worth RM 149 in the form of the new HONOR Scale 2 and RM 50 Hihonor voucher, while those who purchase the HONOR Magic Earbuds on HONOR’s official store on Shopee, SenQ and Senheng will receive a free HONOR Scale 2.
And lastly for the Honor Scale 2, customers who purchase on Hihonor will receive a free HONOR mug and Hihonor RM 10 voucher, while those who purchase from the brand’s official store on Lazada and Shopee will only receive a free HONOR mug.
Big Bounty Bundle
Apart from that, Honor has a Big Bounty Bundle campaign going on for the newly released products, as well as its previous models. You’ll be able to save up to RM397 off, by purchasing in a bundle. This bundle sale will be going on from the 28th of May to the 15th of June.
Honor 9X Lite Bundle – RM1,399
- Honor 9X Lite
- Honor Magic Earbuds
- Honor Scale 2
- Honor Watch Magic
Honor Magic Earbuds Bundle – RM1,048
- Honor Magic Earbuds
- Honor MagicWatch 2 (46mm)
Honor Scale 2 Bundle – RM158
- Honor Scale 2
- Honor Band 5 Sport