Huawei nova 5i Pro: circle, square, oval and stripes

Officially introduced the smartphone Huawei nova 5i Pro.

The spectacle is not for the faint of heart: a hole in the screen, a square blob with four eyes on the back, an oval peephole for a two-diode flash next to it and a circle for the fingerprint scanner under it. It seems that the device was designed by a child who thought it was an interesting idea to put together a maximum of various forms together. Even the diagonal stripes on the back.

Huawei nova 5i pro

Although, of course, it is worth remembering the appearance of Mate 20 and note the continuity.

Huawei Mate 20

The smartphone is built on the latest Kirin 810 chipset withadvanced neuromodule, which allows it to show the best results in AI-related tasks, than the top Snapdragon 855. RAM 6 or 8 GB. The drive is 128 or 256 GB, and you have to keep in mind that the possibility of expansion, although it is provided, but with the help of a proprietary NM card.

Cameras in a square module fit fourpieces: leading 48 MP with aperture f / 1.8, eight megapixel wide-angle, 2-megapixel macro and another 2-megapixel eye of the scene depth sensor. Selfie camera is also not weak - 32 MP.

Huawei nova 5i Pro, 48 MP cropping

wide-angle / standard shot on the Huawei nova 5i Pro

There is no NFC support, but this problem is only for those who cannot wait for the global version to appear. It certainly appears.

The smartphone will go on sale on August 2. As long as it is only about the Chinese market.


6 GB RAM + 128 GB ROM2199 yuan (€ 290; $ 320; $ 20,20)
6 GB RAM + 128 GB ROM2499 yuan (€ 330; $ 363; $ 22,950)
8 GB RAM + 256 GB ROM2799 yuan (€ 370; $ 407; $ 25,700)

The main characteristics of Huawei nova 5i Pro:

Screen6.26 ″, 1080 × 2340, 16M colors, touch, capacitive, multitouch
IronHiSilicon Kirin 810
2.27 GHz, 2 x Cortex-A76, 6 x Cortex-A55, Mali-G52
Memory RAM 8 GB, ROM 256 GB, NM Card
Mobile Internet LTE
Mobile networksLTE Band 19
UMTS 850, 900, 1900, 2100
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
CDMA 800
Battery Li-Ion, 4000 mAh, 10V / 2A, 9V / 2A, 5V / 2A
Dimensions156.1 x 73.9 x 8.3 mm
Weight178 g
Camera 48 MP, flash, autofocus, quad: 48 MP f / 1.8 + 8 MP shirik + 2 MP macro + 2 MP depth, PDAF + CAF
frontal: 32 MP, f / 2.0
NavigationGPS, GLONASS, BeiDou, Galileo
OSAndroid 9.0 Pie, EMUI 9.1.1

Tatyana Kobelskaya