HUAWEI nova 6 and nova 6 5G with 6.57-inch FHD+ display, Kirin 990, 40MP triple rear cameras, dual in-screen front cameras announced

HUAWEI just announced nova 6 and nova 6 5G smartphones at an event in China, as it had promised. These pack a 6.57-inch Full HD+ LCD screens with dual punch-hole design for a 32-megapixel camera along with an 8-megapixel 105° ultra-wide sensor. The 4G version is powered Kirin 990 chip and the 5G version includes Balong 5000 5G modem for NSA & SA 5G dual-mode support.

These pack triple rear cameras with matrix arrangement and Sony IMX600 40MP sensor, 8-megapixel telephoto lens for 3x optical zoom and four-axis OIS and 8-megapixel ultra-wide camera. These feature glass back, side-mounted fingerprint scanner and pack 4100mAh and 4200mAh battery, respectively with support for HUAWEI’s 40W super Fast charging.

HUAWEI nova 6 and nova 6 5G specifications

  • 6.57-inch (2400 × 1080 pixels) Full HD+ LCD 2.5D curved glass display with 96% NTSC color gamut
  • HUAWEI Kirin 990 (2 x Cortex-A76 Based 2.86 GHz + 2 x Cortex-A76 Based 2.09 GHz + 4 x Cortex-A55 1.86 GHz) processor with ARM Mali-G76MP16 GPU, Big Core + Tiny Core NPUs(Neural-network Processing Unit) + Balong 5000 modem (5G version)
  • 8GB RAM, 128GB / 256GB storage
  • Android 10 with EMUI EMUI 10.0.1
  • Dual SIM
  • 40MP RYYB camera with f/1.8 aperture, 8MP f/2.4 aperture 120°  ultra wide-angle lens, 8MP telephoto camera with f/2.4 aperture AF OIS, 3x optical zoom
  • 32 front camera with f/2.0 aperture, 8MP secondary camera with f/2.2 aperture, 105° ultra wide-angle lens
  • Side-mounted fingerprint sensor
  • USB Type-C Audio
  • Dimensions: 162.6m x 75.7 x 8.56mm; Weight: 197g
  • 5G SA/NSA (Optional), Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11ac (2.4GHz/5GHz), Bluetooth 5.1, GPS (L1+L5 dual frequency), NFC, USB Type-C
  • 4100mAh (typical) / 4000mAh (minimum) battery for 4G / 4200mAh (typical) 4100mAh (minimum) for 5G with 40W super Fast charging

The HUAWEI nova 6 and nova 6 5G come in Black, Blue, Violet and Red colors, is priced at 3199 yuan (US$ 454 / Rs. 32,449 approx.) for the 8GB RAM with 128GB 4G version and the 5G version costs 3799 yuan (US$ 539 / Rs. 38,540 approx.) for the 8GB RAM with 128GB storage version and the 8GB RAM with 256GB storage version costs 4199 yuan (US$ 596 / Rs. 42,595 approx.). It will be available for order today and goes on sale from December 12th in China.


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