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Huawei Nova Lite 2 with Dual Rear Camera and Android 8.0 OS – Review, Full Specs and Price

The Huawei Nova Lite 2 comes with dual rear camera, which is twice the camera on the Nova Lite. Launched on the 9th of February, the phone dishes out a full view display as well. Huawei smartphones are known for being powerful on the inside, as the Nova Lite 2 houses the HiSilicon Kirin 659 chip offering a smooth performance. The midrange smartphone is also expected to be much affordable, targeting those on a budget. Without further ado, this is a review of the Huawei Nova Lite 2.


Huawei Nova Lite 2

There’s something about Huawei smartphones that’s attractive at first glance. The simple looking phone was made from Aluminium Alloy, sporting a smooth overall unibody. The fingerprint scanner is at the usual position at the back for fast access. It now sports dual rear camera at the top left, which is the highlight of the device.

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Beside the dual shooters to the right, is the LED flash, all of which are on top the antenna line. Its very slim and portable overall, measuring 7.45 mm in thickness and weighing 143g. The stunning device gives you variety of colors to choose from, like Blue, Black and Gold.


Its a full view season quite alright, the Nova Lite 2 comes with major reduction in bezels obviously. With the Huawei inscription sitting pretty at the bottom bezel. The top bezel is occupied by the selfie camera with extremely narrow bezels in sight.

The 5.6-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen boasts of a resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels. The FHD+ screen offers amazing details and clarity, and with 427 pixel per inch density, see all your games and movies come alive. It’s JDI Full Active and supports multi-touch as well, while the 2.5D Curved Glass offers scratch resistant. Overall, Huawei got to a 76.40% screen to body ratio with the Nova Lite 2.

Hardware and Software

Under the hood is the HiSilicon Kirin 659 chip from Huawei, coupled with Octa-core processor. The processor on this device reaches a clock speed of 2.36 GHz for extremely fast overall experience. It has a 64-Bit CPU architecture and 16nm process technology, in terms of graphics, the ARM Mali-T830 MP2 graphics processor is in charge with 2-Cores.

Multitasking through apps shouldn’t be a problem, the 3GB RAM space has a memory speed of 933MHz. For storage, there’s a 32GB internal storage space waiting for you. Which is upgradeable up to 256GB using microSD in the sim slot 2. The Nova Lite 2 runs smoothly on Android 8.0 Oreo operating system with Emotion UI 8.0 skin on top.


Double the fun with the dual 13MP + 2MP rear shooters boasting of f/2.2 aperture. With the Huawei Nova Lite 2 you can capture 4K resolution images, with photographs boasting of 4608 x 3456 pixels in dimension. It has a LED flash beside it and has lots of features like autofocus, touch focus,
continuous shooting and the rest. Video recordings are pegged at 1080pixels @ 30 frames per second. While the front facing camera comes with 8MP with CMOS BSI Sensor for beautiful selfies.


Huawei Nova Lite 2 is powered by a 3000mAh Non-removable Li-Po battery, with fast battery charging feature. However, the fast charging technology on the smartphone isn’t impressive, with the charging duration being over 2.5 hours.

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Huawei Nova Lite 2 Full Technical Specifications


Device Type Smartphone
Model Huawei Nova Lite 2
Announced February, 2018
Released February, 2018
Status Coming soon on Shopping stores


2G Network Yes
3G Network Yes
4G Network Yes
SIM Type Nano + Nano
SIM Count Dual SIM


Type Aluminium Alloy
Dimensions 150.1 x 72.05 x 7.45 mm
Weight 143g
Protection Yes
Colours Blue, Black, Gold


Display Type FHD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
Size 5.65-inch
Resolution 2160 x 1080 Pixels
Colors 16M colors
Pixel Density 427ppi
Screen-To-Body Ratio 76.4%
Touch Screen Yes
Protection 2.5D Curved Glass Screen
Features Multi-touch, Scratch Resistant, JDI Full Active
Secondary Display No


13MP + 2MP
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Exposure compensation
Face detection
ISO settings
Scene mode
Touch focus
White balance settings
Yes, LED flash


Android 8.0 Oreo
Emotion UI 8.0
Skype Yes
Whatsapp Yes
Facebook Yes
Youtube Yes


HiSilicon Kirin 659
CPU Octa-Core 2.36GHz
GPU ARM Mali-T830 MP2
Internal Storage 32GB
Yes, up to 256GB
Fingerprint (Rear)

Ambient Light, Compass

Controls Touchscreen, Lock Button, and Volume Key


Infrared No
Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-fi Hotspot Yes
USB Type Yes, microUSB
GPS Yes, with A-GPS


Battery Type Li-Po Battery
Capacity 3000mAh
Placement Non-removable
Fast Charging Yes
Talk Time
Music Play


Yes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player
Vibration, Ringtones
Yes, 3.5mm Jack

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 Lite 2 Price and Availability Status?

Its not yet available at the moment. It should be available on Shopping stores from February 13th 2018.

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