Huawei Mobile Kenya has announced that it plans to launch the newest Nova series smartphone device in the Kenyan market, the Huawei Nova 7i.
The company plans to launch the new Nova 7i by the end of May and t will also be available in select stores across the country including the online store Jumia.
The Nova 7i was launched by Huawei in January 2020 this year and it comes with Huawei Mobile Services (HMS). It will become the second HMS powered device available in Kenya after the Huawei Y7p.
The Nova 7i will come with Huawei Mobile Services and will run on Android 10 coupled with Huawei’s EMUI 10. It comes with a HiSilicon Kirin 810 processor with Octa-core (2×2.27 GHz Cortex-A76 & 6×1.88 GHz Cortex-A55) and Mali-G52 MP6 GPU. It comes with 128GB internal storage, 8GB RAM, large 4200 mAh battery with Huawei SuperCharge, and a 6.4 inch touchscreen.
The camera setup is an incredible 5 cameras at the back and at the front. The quadruple camera set up at the back comes with a 48 MP (wide) + 8 MP (ultrawide) + 2 MP (macro) + 2MP (depth). The selfie camera is a 16MP beast that comes with LED flash, HDR, and panorama.
The fingerprint sensor on this phone is side-mounted which is a rare feature in Huawei phones and it also comes in three colours i.e. Midnight Black, Crush Green, and Sakura Pink.
The price of the new phone has not been revealed but judging from the international price it will retail around Ksh. 28,000.
Huawei Nova 7i Specifications
Dimensions: Width:76.3 mm, Height:159.2 mm, Depth:8.7 mm
Weight: 183 grams
Screen: LCD 6.4 inch (2310 x 1080 pixels)
Processor: Kirin 810
CPU: Octa-Core 2 x Cortex-A76 2.27 GHz + 6 x Cortex-A55 1.88 GHz
Operating system: EMUI 10.0.1 and Android10.0
Internal storage: 128 GB (Upgradable to 256 GB via MicroSD)
RAM: 8 GB
Rear camera: 48 MP (Wide Angle Lens, f/1.8 aperture) + 8 MP (Ultra Wide Angle Lens) + 2 MP (Macro lens) + 2 MP (Bokeh lens)
Selfie camera: 16 mega-pixel , F/2.0 aperture
Battery: 4200 mAh with Huawei SuperCharge (Max 40 W)
4G FDD LTE: Bands 1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 / 7 / 8 / 18 / 19 / 20 / 28 A
4G TDD LTE: Bands 34 / 38 / 39 / 40 / B41 (2535 – 2655 MHz)
3G WCDMA: Bands 1 / 2 / 4 / 5 / 6 / 8 / 19
3G TDS: Bands 34 / 39
2G GSM: Bands 2 / 3 / 5 / 8 (850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz)
2G CDMA: BC0
Connectivity: WLAN:802.11b/g/n/a/ac 2.4G / 5G Hz, Bluetooth: BT5.0, BLE, SBC and AAC are supported, and USB: Type-C, USB 2.0
Colours: Midnight Black, Crush Green and Sakura Pink
Location: GPS, AGPS, GLONASS, QZSS, Galileo
Sensors: Fingerprint sensor, Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor, Digital compass and Gravity sensor
In the box:
Quick Start Guide
TPU Protective cover
TP protective film