Huawei has quietly launched a new smartphone in its Nova series in Malaysia. The device is dubbed as the Huawei Nova 7i and is a rebranded version of the Nova 6e launched in China last year. The latest smartphone is a mid-range offering from Huawei and retains the specifications from the Nova 6e. Let’s take a look at what the latest device offers out of the box.
Huawei Nova 7i specifications and features
On the display front, the Huawei Nova 7i features a 6.4-inch screen bearing FHD+ resolution. There is a punch-hole cutout at the top left corner that accommodates a 16MP selfie camera. The smartphone has a side-mounted fingerprint scanner. On the back, the Nova 7i sports a quad-camera setup in a rectangular module. It consists of a 48MP main sensor with f/1.8 aperture, an 8MP ultra-wide lens, a 2MP macro shooter and 2MP depth camera.
In terms of hardware, the Huawei Nova 7i is equipped with an octa-core Kirin 810 processor paired with 8GB RAM and 128GB onboard storage. For additional needs, the storage is expandable via a microSD card up to 256GB. The smartphone draws its power from a 4,200mAh battery unit with support for 40W SuperCharge technology. Huawei claims that it is capable of topping up the device from 0 to 70 percent in 30 minutes. On the software front, the Nova 7i runs on the latest EMUI 10 based on Android 10. However, the device doesn’t come with Google apps and services onboard. Connectivity options on the smartphone include dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB-C and GPS.
Huawei Nova 7i pricing & availability
The Huawei Nova 7i will be up for pre-orders in Malaysia starting tomorrow. The smartphone carries a price tag of RM 1,099 (~Rs 18,900). It can be availed in three colour options – Sakura Pink, Midnight Black, Crush Green.