Huawei just revealed the Nova 5 lineup smartphones. As it has been speculated, the Chinese tech giant launched three variants of Nova 5 series. Along with these models, Huawei also launched two variants of MediaPad M6 tablets and several accessories.
The standard Huawei Nova 5 and Pro models sport a dewdrop notch. The aluminum frame is accompanied by a 3D lighting glass on the rear. The Nova 5i model has a plastic chassis, which cuts down the price of the device. Huawei also announced a special edition of the Nova 5 Pro model, exclusive or the Chinese market. The special edition model will feature a slightly different design.
Huawei Nova 5 and Nova 5 Pro – Technical Specs
These two models are identical, except for the Chipset. Both of them sport a 6.39-inches OLED display with Full HD+ screen resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels, an under-glass optical fingerprint scanner, 8 GB RAM, 256 GB ROM. The difference is that the Nova 5 is running on the latest Kirin 810 chipset, while the Pro variant is running on the Kirin 980 SoC chipset.
The Nova 5 and Nova 5 Pro devices both have a quad camera arrangement on the rear side, featuring a primary 48MP lens with f/1.8 aperture, a secondary 16MP ultra-wide-angle sensor with f/2.2 aperture, a third 2MP macro lens sensor with f/2.4 aperture, and a fourth depth-sensing 2MP sensor with f/2.4 aperture. The front camera is a 32MP sensor with f/2.0 aperture.
The two models have a 3,500mAh battery and a USB Type C port.
Huawei Nova 5 Lineup Price
The Huawei Nova 5 model will cost 2,799 Yuan and will be available in three color variants: Forest Green, Bright Black, and Midsummer Purple.
The Huawei Nova 5 Pro model will be sold in two variants. The base model with 8GB RAM and 128GB storage will cost 2,999 Yuan, while the other model, with 8GB RAM and 256GB storage, will cost 3,399. Both variants will be available in Coral Orange, Midsummer purple, Bright Black and Forest Green colors.
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