Huawei Consumer Business Group Nepal has just announced they are launching Huawei Nova 2i here in Nepal very soon. Huawei Nova 2i is mid-range smartphones that offers are lot in its category. It comes with large ‘FullView’ display, great built quality, a fingerprint sensor and dual camera setup (both front and back).
Huawei’s Spokesperson says:
“We know what’s essential to today’s consumers, and we created a new device that packs powerful features to keep up.” “Designed to help you engage with everyone, wherever they are in the world, the HUAWEI nova 2i sets a new standard in innovation with its incredible performance, stylish design and advanced camera features.”
Now let’s dive into some more details about Huawei Nova 2i.
Huawei Nova 2i is the company’s first smartphone that comes with 18:9 ratio ‘FullView’ display. Screen size is 5.9inches with IPS LCD panel and 2160x1080pixel resolution. With an impressive 83 percent screen-to-body ratio, it should offer decent one hand usability experience to the users.
What is also the first is the 4 camera setup, 16MP+2MP on rear and 13MP+2MP on front. Huawei Nova 2i will be the first smartphone in Nepal that comes with 4 camera setup on a smartphone. Basically two camera setup on Huawei Nova 2i is for creating bokeh effect while taking selfies from front camera or portrait photos from the rear. For selfie lovers there is a feature called Selfie Toning Flash, which helps you to get perfect selfies even in bad lighting conditions. Will provide you proper camera sample images and in-depth review once we get our hands on this device.
Huawei Nova 2i is powered by Kirin 659 Octa-core CPU with Mali-T830 MP2 GPU, 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage. Kirin 659 is based on modern 16nm FinFET process, which makes it very power efficient. Nova 2i is running on EMUI 5.1 based on Android 7.0 Nougat with Machine Learning feature. Machine Learning Feature was first introduced on Huawei flagship device Huawei P10. This will help to optimize performance of the device based on users’ behavior. To make it simple: More you use your device, the performance on Huawei Nova 2i gets better.
With 16nm FinFET chipset and Machine Learning feature, Huawei Nova 2i should give good battery life from its 3,340mAh battery capacity. According to the company, Huawei Nova 2i can give up to 20hrs of talk time and 550hrs of standby time. And to fully charge the battery, it only takes less than 150Mins.
Availability & Pricing:
According to Huawei, Nova 2i will be available in two color options: Graphite black & Prestige gold. Huawei didn’t tell us the exact launch date for Huawei Nova 2i. But according to our reliable source, Nova 2i might launch by the end of next week. Also, there is no official statement regarding pricing, but we guess it might price around 35k for Nepali market.