Huawei has just announced its latest smartphones, the Nova 2 and Nova 2 Plus. The smartphones has a metal unibody and features a design similar to the iPhone. Both devices have full HD resolution with the Nova 2 having a 5-inch screen and the Nova 2 Plus a 5.5-inch screen. The screen are protected with a Corning Gorilla 2.5D curved glass.
This time, Huawei decided to go with its own chipset; the HiSilicon Kirin 659 SoC on the Nova 2 and Nova 2 Plus instead of a Qualcomm Snapdragon processor. The smartphones run on Android 7.0 Nougat based on EMUI 5.1 with a 4GB RAM; internal storage comes at 64GB for the Nova 2 and 128GB for the Nova 2 Plus.
On the image fronting side, the phones come with a 12MP+8MP rear camera with optical zoom capability and an impressive 20MP front-facing camera for taking selfies. Both devices will be powered by a 2,950mAh and 3,340mAh battery capacity respectively.
Huawei Nova 2 & Nova 2 Plus Complete Specifications
|Colors||Grass green, Rose Gold, Streamer Gold, Aurora blue, and Obsidian black|
|Operating System||Android 7.0 Nougat based on EMUI 5.1|
|Screen Size||5.0 Inch/5.5-inch|
|Resolution||1080 x 1920 pixels|
|Protection||2.5D Curved Glass|
|Chipset||Kirin 659 Octa core|
|Processor||4×2.36 GHz Cortex-A53 / 4×1.7 GHz Cortex-A53|
|Network||GSM/ WCDMA / LTE|
|Dimensions||142.2 x 68.9 x 6.9mm|
|Memory||64/128 GB Storage expandable up to 256MB via SD card|
|Front Camera||20MP AF with Dual Flash Camera|
|Back Camera||12MP + 8MP|
|Connectivity||GPS, BT 4.2, WiFi, 3.5mm Jack|
|Sensors||Accelerometer, Proximity, Ambient light|
Huawei Nova 2 Price / Nova 2 Plus Availability in USA, UK and Canada
The 2 smartphones will be coming in different colour variants – Rose gold, Grass green, Aurora blue, Streamer gold and obsidian black. Booking has started already and shipping commences from the 16th of June, this month. It is available for purchase from Vmall.
The Huawei Nova 2 price is $365 in US and £284 in the UK, it will be going for €325 in other parts of Europe.
The Nova 2 Plus is priced at $423 in US and £329 in the UK, it will be going for €375 in other parts of Europe.