13 December 2019
Huawei Nova 6 and Nova 6 5G smartphones are finally official after several rumors and speculations. Huawei has launched them in China first and the two phones are identical in looks but only one has received the 5G support from Balong 5000 5G modem for NSA & SA 5G dual-mode support.
The Huawei Nova 6 has a 2.5D display with a glass back and it comes in Black, Blue, Red, and Violet color options. The phone maintains a bezel-less profile and holds no notch, rather it features dual-punch holes that carry two cameras.
The Huawei Nova 6 is powered by Kirin 990 chip and packs a 6.57-inch Full HD+ LCD display with dual-punch hole design for a 32MP camera along with an 8MP 105-degree ultra-wide sensor. On the back, the smartphones have triple cameras, all aligned in a vertical module. The arrangement includes a 40MP Sony IMX600 primary sensor, an 8MP telephoto lens for 3x optical zoom and four-axis OIS and an 8MP ultra-wide camera.
- 6.57-inch (2400 × 1080 pixels) Full HD+ LCD 2.5D curved glass display
- HUAWEI Kirin 990 processor with ARM Mali-G76MP16 GPU, + 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 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
- Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11ac (2.4GHz/5GHz), Bluetooth 5.1, GPS (L1+L5 dual frequency), NFC, USB Type-C
- 4100mAH battery for 4G / 4200mAH battery for 5G with 40W super Fast charging
The 4G version Huawei Nova 6 includes 4100mAH battery and the 5G version includes the 4200mAh battery with support for Huawei’s 40W super Fast charging. It is priced at 3199 yuan ($454) for the 8GB RAM with a 128GB storage 4G version. The price of the 5G version is 3799 yuan ($539) for the same storage bundle. The 8GB RAM and 256GB storage version costs 4199 yuan ($596). The phones are available right away for order and the sale will go live fro December 12th in China.