Huawei is quietly expanding the Nova 5 series by launching a new smartphone in its country. The series currently includes equipment such as the Nova 5, Nova 5 Pro, Nova 5i, Nova 5i Pro and Nova 5T. The latest device to be added to this series is called the Nova 5z. Read on to know about this new smartphone from Huawei.
Pricing and availability
Huawei Nova 5z is available in two variants. The base model with 64GB storage and 6GB RAM is priced at CNY 1,599 (about Rs 16,000). The top model with 128GB storage and 8GB RAM is priced at CNY 1,799 (about Rs 18,000).
Buyers can choose from black, blue and green variants. This smartphone is reportedly ready for pre-order, and will start shipping from 1 November. There is no word on whether Huawei is planning to launch the device in India.
Huawei Nova 5z features, specifications
As far as features and specifications are concerned, the Nova 5z has a 6.26-inch IPS LCD display with full HD + (2340 × 1080 pixels) resolution. The device features a punch-hole design with a 32-megapixel f / 2.0 snapper at the top-left corner.
Powering the smartphone is the 7nm Kirin 810 chipset. The device runs Android 9 Pie-based EMUI 9.1 OS with built-in GPU Turbo. Internal memory can be expanded using Huawei’s proprietary Nano card.
For photography, there is a quad-camera setup at the back. The setup includes a 48-megapixel f / 1.8 sensor, an 8-megapixel super wide-angle f / 2.4 sensor, a 2-megapixel macro f / 2.4 sensor, and a 2-megapixel depth f / 2.4 sensor. Some camera features include AI handheld super night scene, portrait mode, wide-angle distortion correction and more.
Other features include a 4,000mAh battery with support for 20W fast charging. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.1ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, USB Type-C and 3.5mm audio jack. For security, there is a physical fingerprint sensor at the back.