After the success of the the Nova 2i, Huawei recently held an event for the announcement of its successor. Meet the Huawei Nova 2s.

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The Huawei Nova 2s features a 6-inch FullView display with FHD+ resolution. Under the hood is a Kirin 960 octa-core processor, complimented by up to 6GB of RAM, and up to 128GB of storage. It also packs a 3,340mAh battery with SuperCharge technology.

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For imaging, the Nova 2s sports dual rear cameras composed of a 16MP RGB and a 20MP monchrome sensor. It also has dual front cameras – a 20MP snapper coupled with a 2MP secondary camera, and LED flash.


Other features include Face Unlock, a USB Type-C port, and a fingerprint sensor. The Nova 2s also runs on EMUI 8.0 on top of Android 8.0 Oreo.

The Huawei Nova 2s comes in three RAM and Storage configurations: 4GB/64GB ($407), 6GB/64GB ($453), and 6GB/128GB ($528). Color options are Black, Gray, Red, Blue and Rose Gold.

Huawei Nova 2s Specs:

  • HiSilicon Kirin 960 octa-core processor
  • Up to 6GB of RAM, up to 128GB of storage expandable via microSD card
  • 6-inch FHD+ display
  • 16MP (RGB) + 20MP (Monochrome) rear cameras, f/1.8
  • 20MP + 2MP front cameras, f/2.0, LED flash
  • Fingerprint Sensor
  • Dual SIM, 4G/LTE
  • USB Type-C
  • 3,340mAh battery with SuperCharge technology
  • EMUI 8.0 on top of Android 8.0 Oreo

Source: GSMArena, Android Authority


Emman has been writing technical and feature articles since 2010. Prior to this, he became one of the instructors at Asia Pacific College in 2008, and eventually landed a job as Business Analyst and Technical Writer at Integrated Open Source Solutions for almost 3 years.