Huawei nova 6 series – nova 6, nova 6 SE and nova 6 5G announced in China

Chinese Smartphone maker, Huawei announces their latest Smartphone series at an event in China, it is the nova 6, nova 6 SE, and nova 6 5G mobile phones with punch-hole displays.

We have actively seen the nova 6 lineup series teasers on Weibo for a couple of a few weeks now, but today, Huawei has finally launched the family in China.

Huawei has launched the Huawei Nova 6, Huawei Nova 6 5G and the Huawei Nova 6 SE for the Chinese market. While the nova 6 SE looks more like a mid-range smartphone.

HUAWEI nova 6 and nova 6 5G Specs

*. Display: 6.57-inch (2400 × 1080 pixels) Full HD+ LCD 2.5D curved glass display with 96% NTSC color gamut
*. Colors: Black, Blue, Violet, and Red colors options
*. Design: Glass back panel
*. Dimensions: 162.6 x 75.7 x 8.56mm
*. Weight: 197g
*. Cameras:
– Back cameras: 40MP RYYB camera with f/1.8 aperture, 8MP f/2.4 aperture 120° ultra wide-angle lens, 8MP telephoto camera with f/2.4 aperture AF OIS, 3x optical zoom
– Front camera: 32MP front camera with f/2.0 aperture, 8MP secondary camera with f/2.2 aperture, 105° ultra wide-angle lens
*. Processor: HUAWEI Kirin 990 processor with ARM Mali-G76MP16 GPU, + Balong 5000 modem for 5G version
*. RAM: 8GB RAM
*. Storage: 128GB (nova 6 SE expandable) / 256GB (5G version) storage
*. OS: Android 10 with EMUI EMUI 10.0.1
*. SIM: Dual SIM
*. Fingerprint sensor: YES (side-mounted)
*. USB Type-C Audio
*. Network and connectivity: 5G SA/NSA (Optional), Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11ac (2.4GHz/5GHz), Bluetooth 5.1, GPS (L1+L5 dual frequency), NFC, USB Type-C
*. Battery: 4100mAh for 4G (nova 6) / 4200mAh for 5G (nova 66 5G) with 40W super Fast charging

HUAWEI nova 6 and nova 6 5G
HUAWEI nova 6 and nova 6 5G

All the phones run on Android 10 with EMUI EMUI 10.0.1 out of the box with 8GB of RAM, 128GB / 256GB storage while the nova 6 SE comes with 128GB only, expandable memory up to 256GB with Huawei NM memory card.

The three phones also pack a side-mounted fingerprint sensor, which is shifted from the in-display on Huawei nova 5 series, and a gradient glass back panel design. Which makes these mobile phones striking beautiful.

While the HUAWEI nova 6 and nova 6 5G comes with a 6.57-inch (2400 × 1080 pixels) Full HD+ LCD 2.5D curved glass display with 96% NTSC color gamut and dual selfie camera in its hole-punch design.

But the nova 6 SE comes with a 6.4-inch (2340×1080 pixels) Full HD+ IPS display, DCI-P3 wide color gamut. There is a single hole-punch with a single selfie camera lens.

The Huawei nova 6 SE arrives with a QUAD rear camera setup, which consists of the main 48-megapixel rear camera, 8-megapixel ultra-wide sensor, 2-megapixel camera for macro and another 2-megapixel camera for depth sensing in portrait shots.

And a single 16-megapixels front camera with f/2.0 aperture. It weighs 183g and supports Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz and 5GHz), Bluetooth 5 LE, GPS, USB Type-C as its network and connectivity features as the nova 6.

On the other hand, the nova 6 and nova 6 5G comes with a triple rear camera lens, the 40MP RYYB camera with f/1.8 aperture, 8-megapixels f/2.4 aperture 120° ultra-wide-angle lens, 8-megapixels telephoto camera with f/2.4 aperture AF OIS, 3x optical zoom.

While the front hole-punch design packs a dual selfie snapper, which includes a 32-megapixels with f/2.0 aperture, 8-megapixels secondary camera with f/2.2 aperture, 105° ultra-wide-angle lens.

They both phones weigh 197g, while the nova 6 5G comes with 5G SA/NSA but both come with WiFi 802.11ac (2.4GHz/5GHz), Bluetooth 5.1, GPS (L1+L5 dual frequency), NFC, USB Type-C.

Nova 6 and its 5G variant are powered by HUAWEI Kirin 990 processor with ARM Mali-G76MP16 GPU, Big Core + Tiny Core NPUs + Balong 5000 modem for the 5G version.

HUAWEI nova 6 SE specs

*. Display: 6.4-inch 2340 × 1080 pixels Full HD+ IPS display, DCI-P3 wide color gamut
*. Dimensions: 159.2 x 76.3 x 8.7mm
*. Weight: 183g
*. Colors: Black, Pink and Green colors options
*. Cameras:
– Back cameras: 48-megapixels rear camera with Sony IMX586 sensor, f/1.8 aperture, 8-megapixels Ultra Wide Angle lens with f/2.4 aperture, 2-megapixels camera for macro and 2-megapixels for depth sensing with f/2.4 aperture
– Front cameras: 16-megapixels front camera with f/2.0 aperture
*. Processor: Octa-Core Kirin 810 7nm processor with ARM Mali-G52 MP6 GPU
*. RAM: 8GB LPDDR4x RAM
*. Storage: 128GB storage, expandable memory up to 256GB with Huawei NM memory card
*. OS: Android 10 with EMUI 10.0.1
*. SIM: Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano / NM card)
*. Fingerprint sensor: YES (side-mounted)
*. Network and connectivity; Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz and 5GHz), Bluetooth 5 LE, GPS, USB Type-C
*. Battery: 4200mAh battery capacity with 40W HUAWEI Super fast charging

HUAWEI Nova 6 SE
HUAWEI Nova 6 SE

But the nova 6 SE is powered by an Octa-Core Kirin 810 7nm processor with ARM Mali-G52 MP6 GPU and comes in Black, Pink and Green colors while the nova 6 and nova 6 5G come in Black, Blue, Violet, and Red colors options.

Huawei nova 6 SE and nova 6 are fueled by a 4200mAh battery capacity, but the Nova 6 comes with 4100mAh battery with 40W super Fast charging support.

The HUAWEI nova 6 4G version is priced at 3199 yuan ($454) and the nova 6 5G version costs 3799 yuan ($539) for the 8GB RAM with 128GB storage version.

While the nova 6 5G 8GB RAM with 256GB storage version is priced at 4199 yuan ($596). You can start purchasing the phone from December 12th in China, but the pre-order has already begun.

The nova 6 SE in its single variants, 8GB LPDDR4x RAM, 128GB storage costs 2199 yuan ($312) and will go on sale from December 25th in China and will be available for order from 18th December 2019.

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