Huawei unveils Nova 8 and Nova 8 Pro: OLED displays at 90/120 Hz, Kirin 985 chips, 64 megapixel quad cameras and a price tag of $ 504


Huawei, as promised, held an event in China today, at which it unveiled several new products, including the new Nova 8 smartphones.

What is known

We are talking about the base model Huawei Nova 8 and about the top Huawei Nova 8 Pro. The devices are very similar in appearance and characteristics. Nova 8 received a 6.57-inch display with OLED-matrix, 90 Hz, FHD + resolution and rounded edges. The screen supports DCI-P3 color space and has a built-in fingerprint reader, as well as a hole in the center for a 32MP front camera.

Huawei Nova 8 comes with 8 GB of RAM and storage of 128 or 256 GB. Last year’s flagship Kirin 985 processor is responsible for the operation of the smartphone, and a 3800 mAh battery with fast 66 watt SuperCharge charging is responsible for the autonomy. It can charge the battery up to 100% in just 35 minutes. The device also received Wi-Fi 5, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS and a main camera with an unusual oval protrusion. The main sensor has a resolution of 64 megapixels (f / 1.9). It is complemented by an 8 megapixel shirik with a 120 degree coverage angle, a 2 megapixel macro sensor with a focal length of 4 cm and a 2 megapixel depth sensor.

In turn, Huawei Nova 8 Pro has a 6.72-inch display with a frequency of 120 Hz, a 32 MP + 16 MP dual front camera and a 64 MP main camera sensor with f / 1.8. In addition, the smartphone received a 4000 mAh battery, Wi-Fi 6 and Bluetooth 5.2. At the same time, both devices have 5G, NFC, USB-C ports and speakers with Huawei Histen Sound technology. New items are delivered, of course, without Google services.

Price and when to wait

Huawei Nova 8 and Huawei Nova 8 Pro will start selling in China on December 30 with the following prices:

  • Huawei Nova 8 8/128 ГБ – $ 504
  • Huawei Nova 8 8/256 ГБ – $ 565
  • Huawei Nova 8 Pro 8/128 ГБ – $ 612
  • Huawei Nova 8 Pro 8/256 GB – $ 673

Source: Huawei (1, 2)

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