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Huawei Nova 3i pops up with Kirin 710 and Four Cameras

The Huawei Nova 3i was released silently in the Philippines ahead of its official launch date. The Nova 3i was meant to be the downgraded variant of the Nova 3 which was introduced a couple of days ago.

Huawei Nova 3i

The device is the first smartphone to be powered by the new Kirin 710 chip from HiSilicon. The chipset is in direct competition with the Snapdragon 710 which was released this year as well. The 3i is AI-powered and boasts GPU Turbo tech as well. Without further ado, lets meet the Huawei Nova 3i.


Huawei Nova 3i

The new device looks exactly like its bigger sibling from afar, even up close. There’s no major difference in the design here, it sports an aluminium alloy overall unibody with curved edges.

Huawei Nova 3i

We can see the same dual rear camera placement at the rear with the dual-LED flash coming underneath. There’s a rear fingerprint scanner as well and a micro USB for charging. It has 157.6 x 75.2 x 7.6 mm in dimension and weighs 169g.


Huawei Nova 3i

Huawei absolutely love making these beauties with the notch display and the Nova 3i ships with the feature as well. The notch houses the dual selfie shooters, which the bottom chin is super minimal as well.

Huawei Nova 3i

It sports a tall 6.3-inch FHD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen which boasts of 1080 x 2340 pixels in resolution and 409 pixel per inch density for clear visuals. It stretches up to 82.2% screen-to-body ratio with the 19.5:9 design.

Hardware and Software

Running the race here, is the new Kirin 710 chip from Hisilicon. The chip was manufactured with the 12nm process and comes with an octa-core processor clocking at 2.2GHz. While the Mali-G72 MP12 graphics processor rocks graphics.

There’s a generous 4GB RAM space available to handle heavy duties of apps. While the storage space is 128GB strong with a slot to upgrade up to 256GB using a memory card. The Nova 3i runs on Android 8.1 Oreo with EMUI 8.2.


It houses dual 16MP + 2MP rear shooters, the 16MP camera has f/2.2 aperture with PDAF. While the 2MP underneath acts as a depth sensor, there’s a LED flash below as well. You also get touch focus, face detection, HDR and panorama. While the 24MP + 2MP selfie cameras comes with lots of internal features.


Powering the Huawei Nova 3i is a 3340mAh non-removable Li-Ion battery with fast charging technology. With the fast charging feature, charging the battery from 0% to 100% shouldn’t take up to 2 hours.

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Huawei Nova 3i Full Technical Specifications


Device Type Smartphone
Model Huawei Nova 3i
Announced July, 2018
Released July, 2018
Status Available on Shopping stores


2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
3G Network WCDMA – HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G Network LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 2(1900), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500)
SIM Type

Nano + Nano

SIM Count Dual SIM


Type Aluminum
Dimensions 157.6 x 75.2 x 7.6 mm
Weight 169g
Protection Yes
Colours Black, Pearl White, Iris Purple


Display Type FHD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
Size 6.3-inch
Resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels
Colors 16M colors
Pixel Density 409ppi
Screen-To-Body Ratio 82.2%
Touch Screen Yes
Protection Yes
Features Multi-touch, Scratch Resistant
Secondary Display No


16MP + 2MP
Continuous shooting 
Digital zoom 
Exposure compensation 
Face detection 
ISO settings 
Scene mode 
Touch focus 
White balance settings
Yes, LED
24MP + 2MP


Android 8.1 Oreo
EMUI 8.2
Skype Yes
Whatsapp Yes
Facebook Yes
Youtube Yes


Hisilicon Kirin 710
CPU Octa-core 2.2GHz
GPU Mali-G72 MP12
Internal Storage 128GB
Yes, up to 256GB

Fingerprint (Rear)
Ambient Light
Compass, Gyroscope

Controls Touchscreen, Lock Button, and Volume Key


Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-fi Hotspot Yes
USB Type Yes, microUSB
GPS Yes, with A-GPS
Facial Identification Yes


Battery Type Li-Ion Battery
Capacity 3340mAh
Placement Non-Removable
Fast Charging Yes
Talk Time
Music Play


Yes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player
Vibration, Ringtones


Other Features

– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FlAC player
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
– DivX/Xvid/MP4/H.265 player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer

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What is Huawei Nova 3i Price and Availability Status?

The Huawei Nova 3i will be available on Shopping stores, starting from $299 (€259) to $349 (€309). Click on the Gearbest link above to view the latest Huawei Nova 3i price & availability on Shopping stores.

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