Huawei Nova 5i Pro

Huawei Nova 5i Pro
Brand: Huawei
Category: Mobiles

  • CPU
    Kirin 810

  • RAM
    8GB

  • Storage
    256GB

  • Display
    6.26 inches, 1080 x 2340 pixels

  • Camera
    48MP+8MP+2MP+2MP

  • OS
    Android 9.0 (Pie)

Our Rating

The overall rating is based on review by our experts

9 4.5 1
  • Design 9 / 10
  • Display 8 / 10
  • Camera 9 / 10
  • Multimedia 9 / 10
  • Features 9 / 10
  • Usability 10 / 10
  • Performance 9 / 10
  • Battery 9 / 10

The Huawei Nova 5i Pro is an upper mid-ranger smartphone announced by Huawei back in July 2019. In most of the global market, the device is also rebranded as the Huawei Mate 30 Lite.

The Huawei Nova 5i Pro features a 6.26-inch display with full HD+ screen resolution and has a 19.5:9 tall aspect ratio which boosts an overall 412 ppi density.

Under the hood, it is driven by the latest Kirin 810 SoC which boast a performance between that of the Snapdragon 845 and Snapdragon 855 SoC. There are 3 memory configurations to choose including as follows: 6GB+128GB, 8GB+128GB and 8GB+256GB.

Moving on to its camera, it’s quad-camera setup on the back panel consists of a 48 megapixels main snapper, an 8 megapixels ultrawide angle lens, a 2 megapixels depth sensor and a 2 megapixels ToF sensor. On its front panel, its hole-punched compartment carries a 32 megapixels selfie camera which encompasses AI technology to assist users in taking a perfect shot whether you’re under an extremely bright or low-light conditions.

A 4,000mAh non-removable battery sits beneath its back panel to support hours of continuous usages on the go. The device runs on the latest EMUI 9.1 based on Android Pie which brings many interesting and useful features including the company’s renowned GPU Turbo 3.0, EROFS file system, Huawei Vlog and many more. In total, there are three color options to choose from namely Emerald Green, Aurora and Magic Night Black.

If you’re planning to buy the device, do check out the Huawei Nova 5i Pro Singapore price list below to compare the its prices across various retailer and telcos.



Huawei Nova 5i Pro - Singapore Price

Huawei Nova 5i Pro - Specifications

General

  • Device Type
    Smartphone
  • Announced
    July, 2019
  • Status
    Available

Network

  • 2G Network
  • 3G Network
  • 4G Network
  • SIM SIM (Subscriber Identity Module) is a small card that contains mobile network subscriber's account information. This allows the phone using the card to attach to a mobile network. The SIM card is most commonly associated with GSM and UMTS mobile networks. Moving a SIM card from one phone to another allows a subscriber to switch mobile phones without having to contact their mobile network carrier. SIM cards can also be used by a phone to store limited amounts of data, such as phone numbers and text messages.
    Nano SIM
  • Dual SIM
    Yes, Nano-SIM

Design

  • Dimensions
    156.1 x 73.9 x 8.3 mm
  • Weight
    178g
  • Colors
    Aurora, Black

Display

  • Display Type Display Technology => A number of display technologies and types used in mobile phones => TFT (Thin Film Transistor), IPS (In-Place Switching), OLED (Organic Light Emitting Diode), AMOLED (Active-Matrix Organic Light-Emitting Diode), Super AMOLED (an even advanced version of AMOLED), Resistive Touchscreen (Resistive touchscreens contain two layer of conductive material with a very small gap between them which acts as a resistance), Capacitive Touchsceen (Capacitive touchscreen technology consists of a layer of glass coated with a transparent conductor)
    IPS LCD capacitive
  • Size
    6.26 inches
  • Resolution
    1080 x 2340 pixels
  • Display Protection Display Protection => Gorilla Glass is a special alkali-aluminosilicate glass shield with exceptional damage resistance that helps protect mobile displays from scratches, drops, and bumps of everyday use, It is always better to go for a smartphone with Gorilla Glass for that added protection and peace of mind.
    Nil

Hardware

  • Chipset Chipset is a group of integrated circuits designed to perform one or a more dedicated functions, often with real time computing constraints, Popular smartphones are equipped with more advanced embedded chipsets that can do many different tasks depending on their programming.
    Kirin 810
  • CPU CPU (Central Processing Unit) mostly known as processors, CPU processes instructions in order to carry out certain functions that make your device operate properly. Processors are often described as the brain of computers, smartphones and tablets, Smartphones and tablets rely on processors to carry out their every task, Processors are an incredibly important factor in selecting any type of computing device, including your smartphone.
    Octa-core
  • GPU GPU (Graphics Processing Unit) is a single-chip processor designed to rapidly manipulate and alter memory to accelerate the creation of images in a frame buffer intended for output to a display, This includes things such as lighting effects, object transformations, and 3D motion.
    Mali-G52 MP6
  • RAM (Memory) RAM (Random Access Memory) is a type of computer memory that can be accessed randomly, any byte of memory can be accessed without touching the preceding bytes that allows information to be stored and accessed quickly from random locations. RAM is the most common type of memory found in computer systems, smartphones, tablets and other electronic devices.
    8GB
  • Internal Storage Internal Storage is a data storage space (flash memory) mostly used in smartphones, tablets and other electronic devices where operating system, apps, music, photos, videos, files and other user data Is stored.
    256GB
  • Card Slot Memory Card Slot is a special slot for inserting a memory card. Memory cards allow you to expand the phone's built-in memory, A memory card (sometimes called a flash memory card or a storage card) is a small storage medium used to store data such as text, pictures, audio, and video, for use on small, portable or remote computing devices such as mobile phones, mp3 players, digital cameras.
    Yes, microSD

Camera

  • Primary Camera is able to capture photographs and usually videos, The most important characteristics of a camera are the resolution (measured in megapixels), lens focus type (fixed or automatic), higher megapixel cameras are known to capture higher quality photos, but not always a good measurement of the photos quality.
    48MP+8MP+2MP+2MP
  • Secondary
    32MP
  • Flash Flash Light => There is commonly two types of flash lights are used in camera mobile phones, LED Flash (LED flash offers lower power consumption with drive circuitry that takes up very little room, LEDs can be strobed faster than any other light source), Xenon Flash (xenon flash produces an extremely intense full-spectrum white light for a very short duration)
    Yes, LED flash

Media

  • Video Playback
  • FM Radio
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Headphone Jack

Software

  • Operating System OS => Every computer system run on a base software called Operating System (OS). Operating System controls all basic operations of the computer (such as smartphone, PDAs, tablet computers and other handheld devices). The Operating System allows the user to install and run third party applications (apps), apps are used to add new functionality to the device.
    Android 9.0 (Pie)
  • User Interface UI or user interface of a device is the look and feel of the on-screen menu system. How it works, its color scheme, how it responds to button presses, all of these things are part of the user interface.
    EMUI 9.1

Connectivity

  • Bluetooth Bluetooth is a wireless communications technology for exchanging data between mobile phones, headsets, computers and other network devices over short distances without wires, Bluetooth technology was primarily designed to support simple wireless networking of personal consumer devices.
    Yes, v5.0
  • Infrared Infrared connectivity is an old wireless technology used to connect two electronic devices. It uses a beam of infrared light to transmit information and so requires direct line of sight and operates only at close range.
  • Wi-fi Wi-Fi is a popular wireless networking technology using radio waves to provide high-speed network connections that allows devices to communicate without cords or cables, Wi-Fi is increasingly becoming the preferred mode of internet connectivity all over the world.
    Yes, 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
  • Wi-fi Hotspot
  • USB
    USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
  • GPS
  • NFC NFC (Near field communication) is a set of standards for smartphones and similar devices to establish peer-to-peer radio communications with each other by touching them together or bringing them into proximity, usually no more than a few inches.

Data

  • GPRS GPRS (General Packet Radio Service) is a packet oriented mobile data service on the 2G and 3G cellular communication system's global system for mobile communications (GSM), Generally, GPRS is used for the purpose of wireless data transfer, such as sharing pictures and videos or browsing the Internet via a mobile phone connection.
  • EDGE EDGE (Enhanced Data GSM Environment) is a wireless network technology generally considered the next step in the 2G network offers data transfer rates up to four times faster than ordinary GSM networks, Generally, EDGE is used for the purpose of wireless data transfer, such as sharing pictures and videos or browsing the Internet via a mobile phone connection.
  • Web Browser Web Browser => a web browser is a software application used to locate, retrieve and display content on the World Wide Web, including Web pages, images, video and other files, The primary function of a web browser is to render HTML, the code used to design or markup webpages.
    HTML5

Battery

  • Battery Type Battery Type => Cell phones run on various kinds of batteries depending on the manufacturer, phone size or shape and features. There are basically four types of cell phone batteries => Lithium Polymer, Lithium Ion, Nickel Metal Hydride and Nickel Cadmium.
    Li-Poly (Lithium Polymer)
  • Capacity Battery Capacity is a measure (typically in Amp-hr) of the charge stored by the battery, and is determined by the mass of active material contained in the battery. The battery capacity represents the maximum amount of energy that can be extracted from the battery under certain conditions.
    4000 mAh
  • Placement
    Non-removable

Sensors

  • Accelerometer
  • Ambient Light Sensor
  • Barometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Proximity Sensor
  • Temperature Sensor