Here’s your first look at the Huawei Nova 2i, which Huawei Philippines have been teasing in the past weeks. Last week, we blogged about the hints, which Huawei have been showing us through the series of GIFs and micro videos they posted on their Facebook page.

Embargoes have finally been lifted, and we at Gadget Pilipinas are now allowed to give you a full reveal of this smartphone, which sports features that our readers and gadget enthusiasts are hot about. Be sure to watch the video below.

Here are the things you can find the retail box of the Huawei Nova 2i:

  • Sim Ejector tool;
  • There are 2 boxes inside: one that holds the charger, micro USB cable and a standard 3.5mm headphone; and,
  • the Nova 2i

Huawei Nova 2i Full Specifications

  • Kirin 659 octa-core processor
  • 4GB of RAM
  • 5.9″ Full HD FullView display, 18:9 display aspect ratio, 83% screen to body ratio
  • 16-Megapixel and 2-Megapixel rear cameras (can produce Bokeh effects)
  • 13-Megapixel and 2-Megapixel front cameras. with Smart Selfie Toning flash
  • 64GB of internal storage
  • Expandable storage via microSD
  • Dual SIM
  • 3G, LTE
  • WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, A-GPS, Fingerprint scanner, Micro USB
  • 3,340mAh battery
  • Android Nougat (7.0)

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As of this writing, Huawei has not yet confirmed the official price of the Huawei Nova 2i. However, our dear friends at managed to get a price from Wiltelcom, an official distributor of Huawei phone in the Philippines. Read their story here.

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PhP14,990, if proven to be the official price of Huawei Nova 2i, is definitely aggressive but an impressive take to crush their nearest competitors like VIVO (with their VIVO V7+) and OPPO (with their upcoming OPPO F5 Plus).

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