Huawei officially released the newest smartphone from the Nova series , namely Nova 8 SE, in China. This phone is the Nova successor of the 7 SE which was introduced last April. Huawei Nova 8 SE has a 6.53-inch diagonal OLED screen with Full HD Plus resolution.
There is a fingerprint sensor that is embedded in the screen ( fingerprint in-display ). At the top, there are bangs ( notch ) conventional shape of a teardrop ( waterdrop ) which accommodates the camera selfie 16 megapixels (MP) (f / 2.0). On the back of the phone, there are four cameras housed in a square module.
The four cameras consist of a 64 MP main camera (f / 1.9), an 8 MP ultrawide camera (f / 2.4), a 2 MP macro camera (f / 2.4), and a 2 MP depth sensor camera (f / 2.4). This rear camera supports digital zoom ( digital zoom ) up to 10x, as well as 4K video recording.
In terms of performance, the Huawei Nova 8 SE is powered by the Mediatek Dimensity 720 chipset , combined with 8GB RAM, 128GB of internal memory. Huawei Nove 8 SE is equipped with a battery with a capacity of 3,800 mAh which supports fast charging with 66 watts of power.
Other supporting features on this 178 gram cellphone include Bluetooth 5.1, USB Type-C connector, 3.5mm audio jack , dual SIM support . This phone is equipped with the polished Android 10 operating system with the latest Huawei interface, EMUI 10.1.
Price and availability In China, the Huawei Nova 8 SE is priced at 2,599 yuan for the 8GB / 128GB variant. There is also the Nova 8 SE High Edition which is priced at 2,699 yuan for the 8 GB / 128 GB variant as well.
The difference between the standard version and the “High Edition” version itself lies only in the chipset and connectivity features. Huawei Nova 8 SE High Edition is powered by the Mediatek Dimensity 800U chipset and supports 5G, while the standard version does not.
Apart from the difference in price and chipset , the two versions of the cellphone are compact and come in four color variants, namely Deep Sea Blue, Magic Night Black, Silver Moon Stars, and Sakura Snow Clear Sky. Both of these phones can be ordered in China and will be sold in that country on 11 November.