The Huawei nova 9 is coming to Europe, similar to the rumors stated it could. The nova 9 Professional will not be becoming a member of it at this time limit.
Pricing is about at EUR 499 for an 8GB, plus 128GB mannequin, with preorders beginning right this moment (October 21) and official gross sales later this month.
We simply attended the announcement occasion for ourselves and obtained to spend some hands-on time with the telephone. First up, although, a common overview is so as.
We’re already conversant in the Huawei nova 9 and nova 9 Professional on paper since they did debut in China again in September. That is our first in-person encounter with certainly one of them, nonetheless.
Whereas barely totally different, the 2 telephones are positively reduce from the identical fabric, because the saying goes and really fairly comparable. You possibly can see the comparability for your self, nevertheless it’s fairly refreshing to see such a well-segmented lineup.
Huawei nova 9 specs at a look:
- Physique: 160.0×73.7×7.8mm, 175g; plastic body, glass front and back.
- Show: 6.57″ OLED, 1B colours, HDR10, 120Hz, 1080x2340px decision, 19.5:9 facet ratio, 392ppi.
- Chipset: Qualcomm SM7325 Snapdragon 778G 4G (6 nm): Octa-core (4×2.4 GHz Kryo 670 & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 670); Adreno 642L.
- Reminiscence: 128GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 8GB RAM; UFS.
- OS/Software program: EMUI 12.
- Rear digital camera: Broad (major): 50 MP, f/1.9, 23mm, PDAF; Extremely large angle: 8 MP, f/2.2; Macro: 2 MP, f/2.4; Depth: 2 MP, f/2.4.
- Entrance digital camera: 32 MP, f/2.0, (large).
- Video seize: Rear digital camera: 4K, 1080p, 720p@960fps, gyro-EIS; Entrance digital camera: 4K@30fps, 1080p@30fps, gyro-EIS.
- Battery: 4300mAh; Quick charging 66W, 100% in 38 min (marketed), Reverse charging.
- Misc: Fingerprint reader (underneath show, optical); NFC.
In comparison with its vanilla sibling, the nova 9 Professional will get quicker 100W charging on a barely smaller 4,000 mAh battery, an additional ultrawide selfie digital camera, in addition to HDR10 assist on its show. The primary distinction, nonetheless being show and, naturally, machine measurement. The nova 9 has 6.57-inch, 1080 x 2340-pixel show inside a 160 x 73.7 x 7.8 mm, 175-gram physique. The nova 9 Professional has a barely larger 6.72-inch, 1236 x 2676-pixel panel and a 163.4 x 74.4 x 8 mm, 186-gram physique.
The larger Professional mannequin does even have a beefier cooling system, with a vapor chamber and graphene cooling on the within. We won’t actually say how a lot of precise efficiency or in-hand consolation distinction that makes on the Snapdragon 778 4G chipset, shared between the pair previous to a full evaluate, although.
Regardless, the nova 9 Professional will not be supplied in Europe for the second, and customers do not get to decide on. Because the nova 9 and nova 9 Professional are so comparable, although we will likely be referencing the Professional on this hands-on evaluate as effectively. Earlier than we dive in, although, a few fast clarifications, since these questions are prone to come up – sure, the nova 9 makes use of a 4G-only variant of the Snapdragon 778G, and no, it would not have Google Play Companies, regardless of coming to Europe. Each factors form of associated to the nonetheless unlucky geopolitical local weather and the Huawei-US relations.