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Huawei Nova 8 SE Specs Review – 6GB RAM And 128GB Storage

At last, Huawei has finally announced the Nova 8 SE smartphone. This is the successor of the Nova 7 SE device and it comes with some amazing features that qualified it to be called a good smartphone. Read on as we will be looking at the Huawei Nova 8 SE specifications with features and price.

Design And Display

The Huawei Nova 8 SE is a nice budget device. The phone made it out in a smooth and neat panel that has some reflection of light on it. The light looks like a rainbow though. The panel is also where you will be getting the rear camera module with an LED flash. As for the fingerprint scanner, it’s resting on the screen. It measures 161.1 x 74.8 x 7.5 mm in dimensions and weighs just 178 grams.

The Huawei Nova 8 SE has a screen display size of 6.53 inches under OLED touchscreen with a resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels, a 20:9 ratio, and 403 PPI density. It appears with support for HDR10 and reaches an 85.4% screen-to-body ratio.

Huawei Nova 8 Se
Huawei Nova 8 Se

Cameras Features

On the camera department, the device is blessed with a 64 MP main snapper, this is coupled with an 8 MP ultrawide camera, an 2 MP macro camera, and another 2 MP depth sensor. The camera has some internal features like LED flash, Panorama, HDR and it will also record high [email protected], [email protected] video resolution. Upfront is a 16 MP snapper with [email protected] video quality.

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Hardware And Software

On the hardware, the device is available in two specifications. The first has MediaTek MT6853 Dimensity 720 5G with an octa-core clocking at 2×2.0 GHz Cortex-A76 & 6×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55. Meanwhile, the premium model has MediaTek Dimensity 800U 5G with an octa-core processor running at a speed of 2×2.4 GHz Cortex-A76 & 6×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55. They both have the same Mali-G57 MC3 GPU, powered by Android 10 OS and without Google Play Services.

Storage Capacity And Sensors

The internal memory on the Nova 8 SE is 128GB with 8GB RAM. The memory does not come with support for a micro SDcard. There is an under-display fingerprint scanner with an accelerometer, gyro, proximity, and compass.

Battery Power And Network Connectivity

On the battery, the Nova 8 SE has a downgrade battery capacity. The 3800 mAh battery here is a big turn off. Don’t know if Huawei wants to follow the part of Apple. Well, the battery has a fast charging technology. The network availability includes 4G, 5G, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS, QZSS and USB Type-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go.

Huawei Nova 8 SE FAQs

Is Huawei Nova 8 SE Good For Gaming?

Yes, Huawei Nova 8 SE will runs gaming smoothly.

Is Huawei Nova 8 SE Good for PUBG?

Yes, the Nova 8 SE will runs PUBG smoothly without lagging.

Is Huawei Nova 8 SE Available Offline?

Yes, You can buy the Huawei Nova 8 SE offline and online as well.

Is Huawei Nova 8 SE Waterproof?


Is Huawei Nova 8 SE Water Resistant?


Is Huawei Nova 8 SE 4G Phones?

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Is Huawei Nova 8 SE 5G Phones?


Does Huawei Nova 8 SE Support Wireless Charging?

Yes, it comes with 5G.

Does Huawei Nova 8 SE Support Fast Charging?

Yes, it has fast-charged.

Will Huawei Nova 8 SE Work in Canada?

Yes for some carrier.

Will Huawei Nova 8 SE Work in the USA?

Yes, for some carrier.

Huawei Nova 8 SE Full Specifications

Model NameHuawei Nova 8 SE
Announced2020, November 06
Market AvailabilityAvailable


Network TypeGSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE
2G NetworkGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G NetworkHSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G NetworkLTE
5G NetworkYes
Network SpeedHSPA, LTE-A
Network GPRSYes
Network EDGEYes
SIM TypeDual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)


Body BuildGlass front
Body Dimensions161.1 x 74.8 x 7.5 mm
Body Weight178 g
Body ColorsBlack, Deep Blue, Blue, Silver


Display TypeOLED, HDR10 capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Display Size6.53 inches
Display Resolution1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio
Display MultitouchYes
Display Pixel Density403 ppi density
Display Screen ProtectionYes


Primary Camera64 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP
Secondary Camera16 MP
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Camera FeaturesLED flash, HDR, panorama
Camera FlashYes


Operating SystemAndroid 10
OS Version
User InterfaceYes


ChipsetMediaTek MT6853 Dimensity 720 5G (7 nm) – standard model
MediaTek Dimensity 800U 5G (7 nm) – premium model
CPUOcta-core (2×2.0 GHz Cortex-A76 & 6×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55) – standard model
Octa-core (2×2.4 GHz Cortex-A76 & 6×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55) – premium model
Graphics processor (GPU)Mali-G57 MC3
System Internal Memory8GB RAM
Internal Storage128GB
Storage Card SlotNo
SensorsFingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
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Wi-FiYes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi HotspotYes
BluetoothYes, 5.0, A2DP, LE
USB TypeType – C
GPSYes, with A-GPS


Battery TypeLi-Ion Battery
Battery Capacity3800 mAh battery
Battery PlacementNon-removable
Fast ChargingYes
Wireless ChargingNo
Battery Standby
Battery Talk Time
Battery Music Play Time


Audio PlaybackYes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC
Video PlaybackYes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player
Video Outn/a
FM Radion/a
Alert TypesVibration, MP3, WAV ringtones
Ring TonesMP3, WAV
LoudspeakerYes, with stereo speakers
3.5mm jackYes

Other Features

MessagingSMS (threaded view), MMS, Email
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Huawei Nova 8 SE Price And Availability

The Huawei Nova 8 SE will sell for 330 EUR and you can get the smartphone in good colors like Black, Deep Blue, Blue, and Silver.

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