Huawei Nova 8 5G

Overview

- Release date: 2021, January
- Known as Huawei Nova 8 5G
- Android 10
- Size of 160.1 x 74.1 x 7.6 mm
- 169 grams

Display

- 6.57" FullHD 19.5:9 resolution (2340 x 1080)
- OLED (HDR10) (90Hz)
- Screen-to-body ratio: ~89.3%
- 392 ppi density

Memory

- 128 / 256 GB mass storage
- Non-expandable
- 8 GB RAM (LPDDR4X)

Battery

- Non-removable 3800 mAh battery
- (?) hours talk time (3G)

Sensors

✔ Gyroscope
✔ Accelerometer
✔ Proximity
✔ Compass
✖ Barometer

Processor

- HiSilicon Kirin 985 5G (1 Cortex-A76 up to 2.58 GHz + 3 Cortex-A76 up to 2.40 GHz + 4 Cortex-A55 up to 1.84 GHz)
- GPU: Mali-G77 (8-core)

Cameras

- 64 MP (f/1.9), 8 MP (f/2.4), 2 MP (f/2.4) and 2 MP (f/2.4) main cameras
- 32 MP (f/2) front

✔ Image Stabilizer
✔ Main LED flash
✖ Front LED flash

Sound

- Loudspeaker(s): Mono
- Microphone(s): Stereo

Connectivity

- Supports 5G up to 2 Gbps
- Bluetooth 5.1
- Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac

✖ Headphone jack
✔ Type-C USB 3.2
✔ OTG USB
✖ FM Radio
✔ NFC
✖ eSIM

· 2G networks
850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
· 3G networks
800 / 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100
· 4G networks
1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 / 6 / 8 / 9 / 18 / 19 / 26 / 34 / 38 / 39 / 40 / 41
· 5G networks
1 / 3 / 28 / 38 / 41 / 77 / 78 / 80 / 83 / 84

Additional features

- Dual SIM version
- Fast battery charging (60% in 15 minutes, 100% in 35 minutes)
- Fingerprint reader
- Reverse charging