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Huawei Nova 8 5G

Huawei Nova 8 5G
KSh67,499
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Brand: Huawei
Category: Mobiles
  • CPU Kirin 985 5G (7 nm)
  • RAM 8GB
  • Storage 128/256GB UFS
  • Display 6.57 inches, 106.0 cm2 (~89.3% screen-to-body ratio)
  • Camera 64MP+8MP +2MP+2MP/32MP
  • OS Android 10, EMUI 11, no Google Play Services

Editor Rating

This rating is based on the features of the phone. We have considered all elements pf the phone - both hardware and software.

9.3
  • Battery 10 / 10
  • Camera 9 / 10
  • Value 9 / 10
  • Display 9 / 10

Huawei Nova 8 5G Price in Kenya

NameHuawei Nova 8 5G
StatusRumored
Performance8GB
Storage128/256 GB UFS
Camera64MP+8MP +2MP+2MP/32MP
Battery3800mAh Li-Po
price.KSh.67,499 expected. Check other Huawei phone prices on Gadgets Leo

Huawei Nova 8 5G - Specifications

General

Model ANG-AN00
Announced This indicates the month and year that the manufacture announced a given smartphone. Some phones phone are announced and released within a short period of time while sometimes it takes several months for certain phones to be officially launched after the announcement. 2020, December 23
Status Is this phone available in Kenya? Available means you can get it at various smartphone shops in the country. Coming soon means you will have to wait a little bit. Products marked as discontinued are those that are no longer available in local shops. We check several online and offline shops before marking products as discontinued to ensure that it’s really not available. Coming Soon
Price 67499

Design

Dimensions 160.1 x 74.1 x 76.4 mm (6.30 x 2.92 x 3.01 in)
Weight 169 g (5.96 oz)
Colors Various

Network

2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
CDMA 800 & TD-SCDMA
3G Network HSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G Network 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 18, 19, 26, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41
5G Network 1, 3, 28, 38, 41, 77, 78, 80, 83, 84 SA/NSA
SIM How many SIM cards can be used in a given phone at the same time? Well, most phones today support the use of two SIM cards. Others will only allow you to use one SIM card. This allows you to enjoy offers from Safaricom, Telkom, and others. You should also check whether a given device has a dedicated SIM card slot or if its hybrid. Hybrid means that the second SIM and the Micro SD share the same slot. With such a handset. You will have to choose between a second SIM and memory expansion via a micro SD. Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

Display

Display Type There are many different types of display panels used in today’s phones. The displays you will find in modern smartphones include Liquid Crystal Display (LCD), In-Plane Switching Liquid Crystal Display (IPS-LCD), Organic Light-Emitting Diode (OLED) and Active-Matrix Organic Light Emitting Diode (AMOLED). IPS LCD displays are common in high-end and mid-range phones because they offer good color reproductions and have superior viewing angles. AMOLED displays consume less power compared to LCD displays and have very good contrast ratio. They are highly visible in areas with low light. OLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 6.57 inches, 106.0 cm2 (~89.3% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~392 ppi density)
Display Colors 16M colors
Touch Screen Yes, multi-touch

Media

FM Radio If you would like to listen to your favorite FM stations without an internet connection, choose a phone with FM radio support. Most high-end phones don’t have this feature. No
Alert Types Vibration, MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm Jack No

Camera

Rear 64MP+8MP +2MP+2MP
Rear Camera Features LED flash, panorama, HDR
Video 4K, 1080p, 720p@960fps, gyro-EIS 4K
Selfie 32MP

Software

OS Are you looking for a phone powered by Google’s Android OS or Apple’s iOS? Android 10, EMUI 11, no Google Play Services

Hardware

Chipset A chipset is basically an integrated circuit that brings together all the components of a computer on one chip. It also commonly referred to as the System on Chip (SoC). The chipset on a phone consists of the processor (CPU), memory controller, GPU (Graphics Processing Unit), modem and a few other controllers. They are all built-in this one chip, referred to as the chipset. Common chipsets installed in phones today include Qualcomm Snapdragon, MediaTek, Exynos (by Samsung) and Kirin (by Huawei). Kirin 985 5G (7 nm)
CPU CPU is a circuit that executes computer programs. Your phone’s CPU is in charge of executing your apps. One of the main characteristics of the CPU is its clock rate. It is usually measured in Gigahertz (GHz). This is an important feature to look at when comparing phones with the same processor generation and family. The type of CPU on your phone has a big effect on your smartphone’s performance and user experience. Octa-core (1x2.58 GHz Cortex-A76 & 3x2.40 GHz Cortex-A76 & 4x1.84 GHz Cortex-A55)
GPU Graphics Processing Unit, abbreviated GPU, is a circuit that accelerates your phone’s graphic output. They are very efficient in image manipulation. GPU’s are essential parts of chipsets. Today’s GPUs are very advanced as manufacturers are constantly pushing to make the best ever gaming phones. Mali-G77 (8-core)
RAM This is where apps along with their data reside while running. It is used by both the operating system and installed apps. RAM is very fast. It is temporary storage that loses all its data when the phone is switched off. 8GB
Internal Storage 128/256GB UFS
Card Slot No
Sensors Today’s handsets have multiple sensors. Budget phones may lack some sensors. Some may not have a fingerprints scanner, gyroscope, compass, etc. make sure the phone you want to buy has all the sensors you need. Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass


Connectivity

Bluetooth 5.1, A2DP, LE
Wi-fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Wi-fi Hotspot
USB USB Type-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS, QZSS
NFC

Data

GPRS
EDGE
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A, 5G

Battery

Placement Phone batteries are either removable or non-removable. Non-removable means that you can’t remove the battery without the help of a specialist without causing some sort of damage. Most of today’s phones have removable batteries. There are few smartphones with removable batteries. The key advantage of phones with removable batteries is the fact that you can replace a battery with a new one when it depreciates without the help of a specialist. Non-removable
Battery Type Li-Poly (Lithium Polymer)
Capacity 3800mAh
Fast Charging Fast Charging Does it comes with a fast charging adapter? Fast charging 66W, 60% in 15 min, 100% in 35 min Reverse charging 5W

Huawei Nova 8 5G - Summary

Its dimensional measure is 160.1 x 74.1 x 76.4 mm and the weight is 169 grams. The display of Nova 8 5G is a 6.57-inch OLED panel with 1080 x 2340 pixels resolution. It is powered by the Kirin 985 5G and running with Android 10. Moreover, it has up to an 1×2.58 GHz Cortex-A76 & 3×2.40 GHz Cortex-A76 & 4×1.84 GHz Cortex-A55 CPU.

Huawei Nova 8 5G phone has a quad-camera setup on the back. This formation consists of a 64MP wide, 8MP ultrawide, 2MP depth and 2MP depth camera. It has a 32MP selfie camera inside the notch of the display. The video recording capability is 4K@30fps, 1080p@30fps. According to its RAM and ROM, It has three (8GB/128/256GB) variants. It can not support microSD cards. Certainly, Nova 8 5G has a 3800mAh battery with 66W fast charging. It has a dual nano-SIM card slot. That is to say, Huawei Nova 8 5G is 2G/3G/4G/5G supportable. The fingerprint sensor is under the display.

There is WLAN, Bluetooth, FM Radio, and USB port.

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