Along with the Nova 5 and Nova 5 Pro smartphones, the company has also announced the Huawei Nova 5i handset in China. It is mid-budget device comes with a 6.4-inch punch hole display, up to 8GB RAM, Quad Rear Cameras and fingerprint sensor.
Huawei Nova 5i Price and Availability
The Huawei Nova 5i price in China starts from CNY 1,999 – approximately $290 for the 6GB RAM with 128GB storage version and the 8GB RAM with 128GB storage version costs CNY 2,199 – approximately $319. It is available for order today and goes on sale in China from June 28th. The device comes in Black, Blue, and Red color options.
Huawei Nova 5i Specifications
The Huawei Nova 5i features a 6.4-inch 2.5D curved glass IPS LCD display with FHD+ (2340 × 1080 pixels) resolution, 19:5:9 aspect ratio, 90.8% screen-to-body ratio and DCI-P3 color gamut. It is powered by a 2.2 GHz octa-core processor which supported by HUAWEI Kirin 710 SoC with ARM Mali-G51 MP4 GPU and 6GB/8GB of RAM. It packs a 128GB of inbuilt storage which can be expanded via microSD card up to 512GB.
On the camera front, the Nova 5i flaunts a quad rear camera that includes a 24-megapixel primary camera with LED flash, f/1.8 aperture, PDAF, CAF, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide camera, a 2-megapixel camera for 4cm macro and a 2-megapixel camera for portrait shots. For selfie, there is a 24-megapixel front-facing camera with 1/2.8″ sensor, f/2.0 aperture, 0.9μm pixel size.
The Huawei Nova 5i has a gradient back with S shaped curve, features a fingerprint sensor on the back. The device runs on Android 9.0 (Pie) with EMUI 9.1.1 out of the box. It packs a 4000mAh battery and Hybrid Dual SIM card slot. For connectivity includes Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz / 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS. The device measures 159.1 x 75.9 x 8.3 mm and weighs 178 grams.