Huawei Nova 4: Everything You Need To Know
This phone is quite unique. Instead of a notch it has a hole in its screen. You will also find a 48 megapixel back camera.
Huawei produced one of the best smartphones of 2018. They decided to finish off the year by launching Huawei Nova 4. This phone has no notch and it is bezel less. This phone has a punch hole in its screen which houses the selfie camera.
Here’s what you need to know about the phone.
DESIGN AND SCREEN
Huawei Nova 4 has a 6.4 inch display screen and has a pixel resolution of 2310 x 1080. The punch hole is situated at the top left corner of the screen. The body of this phone is made of glass and it weighs 172 grams. It is 7.77mm thick. This phone has 4 colors. The colors include black, blue, pearl white and a bright honey red.
When you check the back of this phone you will find a triple lens camera. The design is almost the same as that of Huawei P20 Pro. There is a fingerprint sensor at the centre of the rear panel.
The yet to be released Samsung Galaxy A8S also has a punch hole.
We are also expecting Huawei’s sub-brand Honor to launch the Honor View 20 with a punch-hole screen. Rumors suggest that Huawei's Honor brand may also develop phones with a punch hole instead of a notch.
The front camera is situated inside the punch hole. It as a 25 megapixel camera and has an aperture of f/2.0. It also has an electronic image stabilization which helps in the 1080p video recording feature.
Huawei decided that they will launch different versions of this phone. One will be a standard phone and the other one a High Version phone. On the High Version the camera is interesting.
The primary lens has a 48 megapixels and an aperture of f/1.8. It also has a second camera with a 16 megapixel super wide lens and its third camera has a 2 megapixel lens to capture depth of field.
The standard Nova 4 version has a 20 megapixel camera instead of the 48 megapixel camera. You will find Huawei's artificial intelligence on both the front and back cameras.
Huawei Nova 4 comes equipped with Kirin 970 processor. This processor is older. Kirin 980 is the latest version and it was used in Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro. Nova 4 has an 8GB RAM and an internal storage of 128GB. This phone runs on Android 9.0 Pie and also has EMUI 9.0.1 interface.
It also has a GPU Turbo feature for gaming performance enhancement. It has a 3,750mAh battery capacity and a USB type-C charging.
RELEASE AND PRICE
This phone will be first released in China. Pre orders were already made in 2018. Those who pre ordered this phone will get it before January 15. The 48 megapixel Nova 4 High Version phone costs $490 while the 20 megapixel standard version costs $450.
There is no news on any international release dates. The Nova series is usually for the china based market. Maybe it will be released to other countries.