Huawei Nova 5i Pro with quad-camera and Kirin 810 SoC goes official

Huawei has officially unveiled the Nova 5i Pro in its home market, China. Initially, the company will take pre-orders via VMall.com, while the offline sale will commence from 2nd August in China. Some of the key highlights of the device include a punch-hole display design, four rear cameras and GPU turbo support for enhanced gaming.

Huawei Nova 5i Pro will reportedly arrive as Mate 30 Lite in the global market. If arrived, it will be one of the most affordable smartphones having a quad-camera setup. In China, the smartphone has been launched in three RAM and storage variants – 6GB + 128GB, 8GB + 128GB and 8GB + 256GB. The base variant will be retailed at RMB 2,199 (approx. Rs 20,000), followed by the mid-slotted variant costing RMB 2,499 (approx. Rs 25,000) and the top-end model priced at RMB 2,788 (approx. Rs. 28,000).

Huawei Nova 5i Pro

Huawei Nova 5i Pro offers a 6.26-inch full HD+ display (1080 x 2340 pixels) and is operated by Android Pie alongside EMUI 9.1 out of the box. Under the hood, the smartphone equips Kirin 810 chipset, which also powers the recently launched Honor 9X and 9X Pro smartphones.

On the optics front, the smartphone features a quad-camera setup at the rear with 48MP primary lens, 8MP secondary shooter, 2MP macro camera and 2MP depth-sensing lens. At the front, it houses a 32MP selfie shooter having f/2.0 aperture. The device gets a 4000mAh battery as its powerhouse, which is further accompanied by 20W wired fast charging technology.