Huawei will be launching the Nova 3 in China on July 18. Recently, an Indian publication had reported that the Huawei will be launching the Nova 3 and Nova 3i smartphones in India on July 26. Huawei India and Amazon India have officially confirmed that new Nova smartphone will be launching on July 26. The teasers do not confirm the exact name of the Huawei phone that will be launching soon. Hence, it is yet to be confirmed whether Nova 3 and 3i phones will be unveiled together on the said date.
The Huawei Nova 3 will be arriving as a successor for the Nova 2. Recent reports have revealed that the Nova 3 will be arriving with a 19.5:9 aspect ratio display of 6.3 inches. The backside of the phone will be featuring a 3D glass panel.
The Kirin 970 Soc is expected to power the smartphone. The 128 GB and 64 GB storage variants of the phone are expected to be equipped with 6 GB of RAM. The handset is equipped with 24-megapixel + 16-megapixel dual camera setup and 24-megapixel + 2-megapixel front-facing dual cameras. It is packed with a 3,750mAh battery.
The Huawei Nova 3i is expected to arrive with lowered specs compared to Nova 3 handset. However, it could be the first phone to feature the all new Kirin 710 SoC. It is likely to house the same 6.3-inch FHD+ resolution supporting notched display. The rear panel of the phone will be equipped with 2.5D glass rear.
The rear panel of the Nova 3i is expected to house 16-megapixel + 2-megapxiel dual camera system. The handset is likely to arrive with the same dual front-facing camera. It may arrive with a fitted with a 3,340mAh battery.
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The Nova 3 and 3i phones will be coming with EMUI 8.2 based Android 8.1 Oreo. These smartphones will be also featuring GPU Turbo technology and 3D Qmoji. The latter could be Huawei’s take on AI-based Animoji 3D animated characters available on iPhone X. The Nova 3i is expected to be priced between 1,999 Yuan (~$299) and 2,199 Yuan (~$329).