Today, Huawei held an online press conference for the new Nova 8 and Nova 8 Pro smartphones.The two Nova 8 models offer users with up to 120Hz refresh rate display, Kirin 985, 64MP quad cameras, 66W charging, and many other exciting features.
- The Huawei Nova 8 Pro sports a 64-megapixel main camera (f/1.8) + 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle camera + macro lens + depth-of-field lens combination.
- The Huawei Nova 8 comes with a 64-megapixel main camera (f/1.9) + 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle camera + macro lens + depth of field lens combination.
- The Huawei Nova 8 Pro uses a 6.72-inch FHD+ resolution display, an 80° super-curved screen design, supports 120Hz refresh rate and 300Hz touch sampling rate. Its global peak brightness reaches 800 nits.
- The Huawei Nova 8 adopts a 6.57-inch FHD+ resolution hyperboloid display. supports 90Hz refresh rate and 240Hz touch sampling rate. Its global peak brightness reaches 700 nits
As far as display design is concerned, the Nova 8 has a single punch-hole and Nova 8 Pro has a pill-shaped cutout for dual selfie cameras. Both displays have curved edges. The curvature on the Nova 8 Pro is 80-degree.
The Nova 8 has a 3,800mAh battery, whereas the Pro model gets a bigger 4,000mAh battery. Both phones support 66W SuperCharge fast charging technology by Huawei. It takes around 35 minutes to fully charge these phones through rapid charging tech. The Nova 8 supports Wi-Fi 5, Bluetooth 5.1, and GPS, while the Nova 8 Pro comes with Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.2, and dual-frequency GPS support. Both phones carry support for dual SIM, 5G, NFC, USB-C, and Huawei Histen sound effects.
Huawei Nova 8 and Nova 8 Pro price and availability
Here are the pricing of the Huawei Nova 8 and Nova 8 Pro smartphones:
Huawei Nova 8
8 GB RAM + 128 GB storage – 3,299 Yuan (~$504)
8 Gb RAM + 256 GB storage – 3699 Yuan (~$565)
Huawei Nova 8 Pro
8 GB RAM + 128 GB storage – 3,999 Yuan (~$612)
8 Gb RAM + 256 GB storage – 4,399 Yuan (~$673)