Huawei had announced a new lineup of smartphones – Nova and Nova Plus at the IFA last month in Berlin. Now, the Huawei Nova smartphone has gone on sale in China. The 3GB RAM variant has been priced at CNY 2099 (US $312 / INR Rs 20,807 approximately) whereas the 4GB RAM model costs CNY 2399 (US $356 / INR Rs 23,781 approximately).
In terms of color variants, you’ll get Bright Moon White and Champagne Gold (with black front panel) for the 3GB model whereas the 4GB variant comes in Rose Gold and Champagne Gold (with both black and white front panels). Check out its features and specifications below.
Huawei Nova Specifications
The Huawei Nova features a 5.0-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD 2.5D curved glass display, that has 450 nits of brightness and has a 1500:1 contrast ratio. It is powered by a 2.0 GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor along with Adreno 506 GPU. It has 3 / 4 GB of LPDDR3 RAM and comes with 32 / 64 GB of internal storage, that can be further expanded up to 128 GB via microSD card. The device runs on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow OS out of the box with EMUI 4.1 on top of it.
The Nova rocks a 12 megapixel rear primary camera with LED flash, Phase Detection Auto Focus (PDAF), 1.25-micron pixel size, that can shoot 4K videos. On the front, there is a 8 megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture for selfies and video calling. It has Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano/microSD card) support and comes with a 3.5 mm audio jack. It has a full metal body that is 7.1 mm thick and weighs 146 grams. It has a fingerprint sensor on the back, that unlocks the device in just 0.3 seconds. It comes with DTS headphone X audio technology for an enhanced audio experience.
The Nova comes with 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1 LE, USB Type-C and GPS as connectivity options. The smartphone packs in a 3,020 mAh battery under the hood.