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Dubai based telecom and communications service provider Etisalat is exclusively bringing Huawei’s latest limited edition smartphone Mate 9 Porsche Design to UAE subscribers for as low as AED 229 with flexible smartpay plans and at standalone prices of AED 5250. Etisalat will also be launching the Huawei Mate 9 Pro and Huawei Mate 9 standard edition for AED 2949 and AED 2299 respectively.
All of the devices will be sold as a standalone or even at flexible payments over 12, 18 or 24 month contracts available at all Etisalat stores. The limited edition Porsche Design version will be available for AED 229 over a 24 month period while the Huawei Mate 9 Pro will be available for AED 129 during the same contract period. Additionally, prepaid customers purchasing the Huawei smartphones can get up to 10GB free data with the deal of the day offer.
Khaled El Khouly, Chief Consumer Officer said: “We are pleased to exclusively bring this limited edition Porsche Design advanced smartphone to our subscribers. Our customers will be the first to get their hand on the new smartphone that is a combination of the sleek design from Porsche Design and the advanced technology from Huawei. Etisalat subscribers can also enjoy the advanced features on the device with our flexible smartpay plans.”
Commenting on the device’s introduction in the market, David Wang, Huawei Consumer Business Group UAE Country Manager, said, “The natural synergy between Huawei’s power-packed Mate 9 and Porsche Design’s sophisticated style makes this limited edition device more than just a smartphone. The sleek design and advanced performance features make the Mate 9 Porsche Design a statement-making productivity tool and, reflects the user’s affinity for elegance and power. We’re thrilled to be bringing this to the UAE market and are proud to exclusively partner with Etisalat.”
In terms of specs, the phones come with a 5.5” curved AMOLED, 6GB RAM + ROM 128GB in Mate 9 Pro and 256GB in Mate 9 Porsche Design. The Huawei Mate 9 Pro is available in haze gold and titanium grey while the Huawei Mate 9 Porsche Design is available in graphite black. Both the phones come with SuperCharge technology with 4000 mAh battery and both carry second generation Leica dual-lens camera with Hybrid Zoom, featuring a 12-megapixel RGB sensor and a 20-megapixel monochrome sensor, and an 8-megapixel the front camera.
Subscribers can get fast connections with Etisalat, thanks to its 4G/LTE network that offers high-speeds of up to 300 Mbps that covers nearly 95 per cent of the country’s populated areas.