Honor announced that one of its best budget smartphones, Honor 9 Lite has started receiving Face Unlock feature via (Huawei’s Over the air update) HOTA update. The HOTA rollout has started in batches and will be rolled out to everyone by 5th March 2018.
Face Unlock Intelligent feature is usually available in flagship level smartphones, however, Honor in its endeavor to deliver unmatched smartphone innovation to the Indian consumers has announced the intelligent unlock feature in Honor 9 Lite also. To enable face recognition, you need to enroll your face by accusing Face recognition feature in phone settings menu. You can enroll your face by simply looking at the camera. By detecting your face, Honor 9 Lite detects the positioning between you and the phone and adjusts the direction accordingly. Honor earlier had rolled out Face Unlock feature for its most affordable AI driven smartphone, Honor View 10.
P Sanjeev, Vice President, Sales, Huawei Consumer Business Group, said, “At Honor, we believe in delivering superior and innovative smartphone experiences and the Face Unlock rollout for Honor 9 Lite is in line with our commitment. Honor 9 Lite will be the most affordable smartphone in the Indian market to support Face Unlock feature and will further emerge as the best value for money smartphone with superior hardware and software configurations.”