Huawei Nova 7 Pro 5G smartphone launched; packs Kirin 985 SoC, 8 GB RAM and dual front cameras

After weeks of leaks, Chinese giant Huawei has today officially launched its new Nova 7 series of 5G smartphones in its home market, which includes Huawei Nova 7, Nova 7 Pro, and Nova 7 SE.

The top-end variant of the series is the Huawei Nova 7 Pro 5G. The phone features a 6.57 OLED display with Full HD+ screen resolution and a 19.5:9 aspect ratio. It also comes with an in-display fingerprint sensor and punch-hole cutout for housing two camera sensors.

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The device is powered by the company’s own Kirin 985 octa-core processor, coupled with 8 GB of RAM. It is being offered in two storage options — 128 GB and 256 GB. It is packed with 4000 mAh battery and comes with support for 40W fast charging technology.

As for the camera department, it feature a 64 MP primary camera sensor along with an 8 MP ultra-wide sensor, an 8 MP periscope sensor with 5x optical zoom and 50x hybrid zoom, and a 2 MP macro lens. On the front, it packs a 32 MP primary sensor and an 8 MP secondary lens.

The Huawei Nova 7 Pro 5G comes in five color options — Black, Purple, Green, Red, and Silver. The base model costs 3,699 yuan (~$522) while the top-end model is priced at 4,999 yuan (~$580). The device is now on pre-order in China and will go on sale from 28th April.

Huawei Nova 7 Pro 5G Specifications

  • Display: 6.57-inch OLED curved display with Full HD+ resolution of 2340 × 1080 pixels, 19.5: 9 aspect ratio and also supports DCI-P3 color gamut
  • Chipset: Huawei HiSilicon Kirin 985 processor
  • RAM: 8 GB RAM
  • Storage: 128/256 GB storage
  • Software: Android 10 with EMUI 10.0
  • Rear Camera: 64 MP main sensor with f/1.7 aperture +  8MP ultra-wide-angle lens +  8MP telephoto camera + 2MP Macro lens
  • Front Camera: 32 MP primary sensor + 8 MP secondary sensor
  • Others: In-display fingerprint sensor
  • Connectivity: 5G SA/NSA, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ax, Bluetooth 5.1 LE, GPS (L1 + L5 dual band), NavIC, NFC, USB Type-C port
  • Colors: Black, Purple, Green, Red, and Silver.
  • Battery: 4000 mAh with 40W SuperCharge fast charging tech

Pricing and Availability

  • 8 GB RAM + 128 GB Storage: 3,699 yuan (~$522)
  • 8 GB RAM + 256 GB Storage: 4,099 yuan (~$580)
  • Availability: On pre-sale in China; sale from 28th April