Honor 9 Lite has join the trend update as it start receiving the advanced Face Unlock feature. Huawei announced that it has started rolling out the new feature to honor 9 lite via on OTA (over-the-air) update that will be available to all users by March 5.
As its name implies, the Face Unlock feature works exactly like fingerprint scanner. You need to enrol your face by accessing the Face Unlock feature in the Settings menu and then simply look at the front camera of the device.
This helps the provided facial recognition technology recognise your face and enable an easy unlocking function. Honor also states in a press note that the feature detects the positioning between you and the Honor 9 Lite to adjust the direction for unlocking the screen accordingly.
You can manually check for a new software update on your Honor 9 Lite to see the availability of the Face Unlock feature. To check the update, go to Settings > System updates. Since the OTA release is rolling out in batches, it could take some time to reach your device.