Huawei has announced the Huawei Nova 3, a top mid-range Android smartphone. The Huawei Nova 3 will be announced later this month and will be released soon.
This device packs a 6.30-inch display, with a screen resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels. Furthermore, it’s powered by the Android 8.1 (Oreo) operating system. Also, the device is powered by an Octa-core (4×2.4 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4×1.8 GHz Cortex-A53) processor along with 6 GB of RAM.
This post is a preview of the Huawei Nova 3.
Design and Display
The Huawei Nova 3 sports a 157 x 73.7 x 7.3 mm (6.18 x 2.90 x 0.29 in) dimension. With a weight of about 166 g (5.86 oz).
The Huawei Nova 3 has a 6.30-inch IPS LCD Capacitive touchscreen, with 16M colours. With a resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels, it has a 19.5:9 aspect ratio (~409 ppi density).
This Smartphone also supports Multitouch. With a rear mounted Fingerprint Scanner, it comes in four colours: Black, Blue, Purple, and Gold.
Hardware and Software
The Huawei Nova 3 comes with the Android 8.1 (Oreo) Android operating system.
Huawei Nova 3 is powered by a Hisilicon Kirin 970 chipset with a 64-bit processor. It also comes with an Octa-core processor with a clocking configuration of Octa-core (4×2.4 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4×1.8 GHz Cortex-A53).
Furthermore, it uses a Mali-G72 MP12 GPU for graphics handling.
In addition, the Huawei Nova 3 comes with 6GB RAM and 64/128 GB internal storage. Also, this internal memory can expand to 256Gb. Via its hybrid sim slot.
Other sensors present on this device are Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, compass, and proximity.
Camera and Battery
The Huawei Nova 3 sports a Dual: 16 MP (f/1.8) + 24 MP B/W (f/1.8), gyro-EIS (1080p) rear camera. With PDAF and LED flash.
In front, there’s a Dual: 24 MP + 2 MP camera, with Depth sensor.
Other features of this camera include Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, and panorama.
As for the battery life, there’s also a Non-removable Li-Po 3750 mAh battery.
Finally, here are the full specifications of the Huawei Nova 3.
|NETWORK||Technology||GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE|
|Status||Coming soon. Exp. release 2018, July 20th|
|BODY||Dimensions||157 x 73.7 x 7.3 mm (6.18 x 2.90 x 0.29 in)|
|Weight||166 g (5.86 oz)|
|SIM||Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|DISPLAY||Type||IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||6.3 inches, 97.4 cm2 (~84.2% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~409 ppi density)|
|– EMUI 8.2|
|PLATFORM||OS||Android 8.1 (Oreo)|
|Chipset||Hisilicon Kirin 970|
|CPU||Octa-core (4×2.4 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4×1.8 GHz Cortex-A53)|
|MEMORY||Card slot||microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)|
|Internal||64/128 GB, 6 GB RAM|
|CAMERA||Primary||Dual: 16 MP (f/1.8) + 24 MP B/W (f/1.8), gyro-EIS (1080p), PDAF, LED flash|
|Features||Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama|
|Video||[email protected], [email protected]/60fps|
|Secondary||Dual: 24 MP + 2 MP (no AF, depth sensor)|
|SOUND||Alert types||Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones|
|– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic|
|COMMS||WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||4.2, A2DP, LE, EDR, aptX HD|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS|
|USB||2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector|
|FEATURES||Sensors||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass|
|Messaging||SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM|
|– Fast battery charging 18W|
– MP4/H.264 player
– MP3/eAAC+/WAV/Flac player
– Document viewer
– Photo/video editor
|BATTERY||Non-removable Li-Po 3750 mAh battery|
|MISC||Colors||Black, Blue, Purple, Gold|