The Honor 9S smartphone has a 5.45-inch touchscreen display with a 720×1440 pixel resolution and 295.4 pixels per inch (ppi) of pixel density. An octa-core MediaTek Helio P22 (MT6762R) processor powers the Honor 9S. It has 2GB of RAM installed. The Honor 9S has a 3020mAh non-removable battery and runs Android 10. Regarding the cameras, the Honor 9S has an 8-megapixel camera with an f/2.0 aperture on the back. It has a 5-megapixel front-facing camera with an f/2.2 aperture for taking selfies.