HUAWEI Nova 5i Pro with 6.26-inch FHD+ display, Kirin 810, 8GB RAM, quad rear cameras, 32MP in-display camera announced

HUAWEI has announced Nova 5i Pro, the company’s latest mid-range smartphone in China, as it had promised. It has a 6.26-inch Full HD+ display with a 32-megapixel in-screen camera, is powered by Kirin 810 7nm SoC with up to 8GB RAM, runs Android Pie with EMUI 9.1.1, has a 48-megapixel rear camera, 8-megapixel ultra-wide sensor, 2-megapixel camera for 2cm macro and another 2-megapixel camera for depth sensing in portrait shots.

It has a gradient back and packs a 4000mAh battery with support for 20W fast charging that can charge the phone up to 50% in 30 minutes.

HUAWEI Nova 5i Pro specifications

  • 6.26-inch (2340×1080 pixels) Full HD+ IPS display, DCI-P3 wide color gamut
  • Octa-Core Kirin 810 7nm (2x 2.27GHz Cortex-A76 +6 x 1.88GHz Cortex-A55) processor with ARM Mali-G52 MP6 GPU
  • 6GB / 8GB LPDDR4x RAM with 128GB storage / 8GB RAM with 256GB storage, expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
  • Android 9.0 (Pie) with EMUI 9.1.1
  • Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano / microSD)
  • 48MP rear camera with Sony IMX586 sensor, f/1.8 aperture, 8MP Ultra Wide Angle lens, 2MP f/1.75 aperture camera for macro, 2MP f/2.4 aperture camera for depth sensing
  • 32MP front camera with f/2.0 aperture
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • Dimensions: 156.1×73.9×8.3; Weight: 178g
  • Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz and 5GHz), Bluetooth 5 LE, GPS, USB Type-C
  • 4000mAh (typical) / 3900mAh (mAh) battery with 20W fast charging

The HUAWEI Nova 5i Pro comes in Aurora Blue, Emerald Green and Phantom Black colors, is priced at 2199 yuan (US$ 319 / Rs. 22,065 approx.) for the 6GB RAM with 128GB storage, 2499 yuan (US$ 363 / Rs. 25,070 approx.) for the 8GB RAM with 128GB storage and the top-end 8GB RAM with 256GB storage version costs 2799 yuan (US$ 406 / Rs. 28,080 approx.). It is now available for order and goes on sale in China from August 2nd.


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