Huawei nova plus preview – 5.5′ display, Snapdragon 625, 16MP camera and 3340mAh battery

Recently Huawei nova became available on some markets and a bit later the same happened to the Huawei nova plus which was announced in September. This article aims to quickly acquaint you with its most important specs.

If you happen to be interested in this smartphone, you could check its current price and availability:

8-core Snapdragon 625, 3GB RAM and 5.5-inch display

Huawei nova plus also comes with a Snapdragon 625 that has eight Cortex-A53 cores with an operating frequency of up to 2.00GHz. Also present are an Adreno 506 GPU as well as 3GB of RAM which suggests snappy operation of the device. As far as internal storage is concerned, you get 32GB but this can be expanded via the microSD card slot which supports up to 256GB.

The smartphone’s display is 5.5″ and it has FullHD (1920 x 1080) resolution. This will ensure high image detail and pixel density of 401ppi. You also get an IPS panel which contributes to more contrasty and vivid images as well as wider viewing angles.

16MP camera and stylish metal body

Additionally, this bad boy comes with a 16MP camera which boasts optical image stabilization to reduce unwanted blur in photos. Thanks to the f/2.0 aperture you will be able to take quality images in poorly-lit environments, while you will also enjoy fast autofocus, a dual LED flash as well as 4K video recording. On the front, there is an 8MP camera which should be good enough for selfie fans.

Huawei nova plus features incredibly exquisite design with only 7.3mm of profile thickness and rounded edges for better grip. The construction uses aluminum-magnesium alloy, 90% of the body using metal for its build. Also, the front carries a 2.5D glass with slightly rounded edges that contribute to this smartphone being an even more attractive offer.

Android 6.0, fingerprint scanner and 3340mAh battery

Furthermore, this model has a fingerprint scanner placed just below the rear camera. It offers quick and accurate recognition of your fingerprint and it could also come in handy for capturing selfie shots, viewing photos in your gallery and other operations.

This smartphone uses Android 6.0 Marshmallow along with the Emotion 4.1 UI which carries many additional software features including the option of splitting the screen in two and simultaneous use of two applications. Also present is a big 3340mAh battery offering quick charging thanks to USB Type-C port.

Specs sheet

OSAndroid v6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
CPUQualcomm Snapdragon 625 MSM8953 (8-core, 2.00GHz, Cortex-A53)
Internal storage32GB
GPUAdreno 506
Display5.5-inch IPS LCD capacitive multitouch display (1920 x 1080 p)
ConnectivityBluetooth v4.1, A2DP, LE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS, A-GPS
Cameras16MP, OIS, LED flash (rear), 8MP (front)
  • dual SIM capabilities (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
  • microSD card slot which supports up to 256GB (uses SIM 2 slot)
  • USB Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
  • integrated loudspeaker
  • 3.5 mm audio jack
  • FM radio
  • camera with geo tagging, touch focus, face recognition, panorama, HDR
  • fingerprint scanner
  • accelerometer
  • proximity sensor
Battery3340 mAh
Dimensions75.7 x 151.8 x 7.3 mm
Weight160 grams

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