The Huawei Nova 6 SE is the third in the Nova 6 series of Huawei smartphones. It features an attractive chassis that differs from that of the Nova 6 and the Nova 6 5G. It features capable specs, a good battery and lots more. In this article, we explore the Huawei Nova 6 SE specs and price.
Huawei Nova 6 Key Specs & Features
- 6.4-inch LTPS IPS LCD Display, 1080 x 2310 pixels (398 ppi)
- Android 10, EMUI 10
- 8GB RAM
- Octa-Core HiSilicon Kirin 810
- 128GB Built-in Storage, up to 256GB Memory Card
- 48MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP Quad Rear Camera
- 10MP Front Camera
- 4G LTE
- Fingerprint Sensor (Side Mounted)
- 4200 mAh Non-Removable Li-Po Battery
The Design and Display
Where the Huawei Nova 6 and the Nova 6 5G features the same design, the Huawei Nova SE dares to be different. Well, it introduces a new design to Huawei smartphones, but generalizing the design, you get to find some cliches.
The front of the smartphone features a 6.4 inch LTPS IPS LCD display, with a hole-punch camera. Bezels here are minimal, with the bezels on the chin being the biggest of all sides.
The display on the Huawei Nova 6 SE has a screen resolution of 1080 x 2310 pixels and a screen resolution of 398PPI.
The rear of the is home to gradient design, a camera module that resembles that of the iPhone 11 and the iPhone 11 pro. The rear of this smartphone is also home to the Huawei Logo, which indicates is a Huawei Smartphone.
For color variants, the Huawei Nova 6 SE comes offers a trio of options. It comes in Black, Emerald Green, Light Pink/Blue.
The Huawei Nova SE houses impressive camera hardware, with an impressive quad-camera system on the rear. This camera system provides a wide range of options for taking photographs and videos.
The quad-camera system on the rear is home to a 48MP primary camera with an aperture of f/1.8, an 8MP ultrawide camera with an aperture of f/2.4, a 2MP macro camera with an aperture of f/2.4 and a 2MP depth camera with an aperture of f/2.4.
This camera system is capable of taking photos in HDR, Panorama, 4k videos at 30fpps and 1080p videos at 30fps.
The front-facing camera on the Huawei Nova 6 SE is a 16MP camera with an aperture of f/2.0. This camera is capable of taking photos in HDR and also 1080p videos with frame rates maxed at 30fps.
Hardware and Software
The Huawei Nova 6 SE features capable specs, that lets the user perform a lot of power-intensive tasks, including playing high-end games, multitasking and lots more.
It features a 7-nanometer Octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 810 processor and a Mali-G52 MP6 graphics processor.
The also features an 8GB RAM, 128GB of internal storage, with up to 256GB of internal storage. The smartphone features a non-removable 4200mAh Li-Po battery. It has support for 40W fast charging.
For software, the Huawei Nova 6 SE runs the EMUI 10 interface on top of the Android 10 operating system.
The Huawei Nova 6 SE features a 3.5mm headphone jack, a USB Type C port (2.0), dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0 and NFC.
As mentioned earlier, the variant of the Hi-Silicon Kirin 990 processor featured on the Huawei Nova 6 is the non 5G variant, for this reason, internet connectivity here is capped at 4G LTE.
For Nigerians, Huawei Nova 6 SE has support for MTN, Airtel and 9Mobile 4G network.
Huawei Nova 6 SE Price and Availability
The Huawei Nova 6 SE is expected to go on sale for a speculated price of $311, which is about 112,000 Naira.
The Huawei Nova SE will go on sale on December 18 and would be available for purchase from offline and online retail stores.
Huawei Nova 6 SE Specs
Here are a few specs of the Huawei Nova 6 SE :
- Platform: Android 10, EMUI 10
- Processor: Octa-Core Processor, 2.27 GHz dual-core Cortex-A76 & 1.88 GHz hexa-core Cortex-A55 (HiSilicon Kirin 810)
- GPU: Mali-G76 MP16
- Memory: 8GB RAM
- Colours: Black, Emerald Green, Light Pink/Blue
- Dimension: 159.2 x 76.3 x 8.7 mm
- Weight: 197 g
- SIM Type: Nano-SIM
- SIM Count: Dual-SIM
- Display: 6.4-inch LTPS IPS LCD Display, 1080 x 2310 pixels, 398 ppi
- Screen Protection: –
- Foldable Display: No
- Rear Camera: 41MP (Primary, Wide) f/1.8 + 8MP (Ultra Wide) f/2.4 + 2MP (Wide) f/2.4 + 2MP (Wide)
- Rear Camera Features: LED flash, HDR, panorama, 1080p @30fps, 2160p @ 30fps
- Front Camera: 16MP, f/2.0, 1080p @ 30fps
- Built-in Storage: 128GB
- Memory Card Support: No
- Bundled Cloud Storage:
- 2G GSM: Yes
- 2G CDMA 1X: –
- 3G WCDMA: –
- 3G CDMA EVDO: –
- 4G LTE: band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 18(800), 19(800), 26(850), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)
- 5G: No
Internet & Connectivity
- GPRS: Yes
- EDGE: Yes
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
- HSPA+: Yes
- CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes
- 5G: No
- WLAN: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX HD
- NFC: –
- Infrared Blaster: Yes
- USB Port: Yes
- SMS/MMS: Yes
- Instant Messaging: Yes
- Push Emails: Yes
- Email Protocol: Yes
- Music Player: Yes
- Video Player: Yes
- FM Radio: No
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- 3.5mm Jack: Yes
- Navigation: Yes
- Maps: Yes
Sensors & Control
- Digital Compass: Yes
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Light Sensor: –
- Barometer: Yes
- SpO2: –
- Pedometer: –
- Heart Rate Monitor: –
- Gyroscope: Yes
- Fingerprint Scanner: Yes (Side-mounted)
- Iris Scanner: –
- Face Unlock: Yes
- Stylus Pen: No
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: –
- Voice Control: Yes
- Video Streaming: Yes
- Active Noise Cancellation: Yes, with a dedicated mic
- Wireless Charging: –
- Built-in Mobile Payment: –
- Water Resistant: –
- Dust Resistant: –
- Image Editor: Yes
- Video Editor: Yes
- Document Viewer: Yes
- Document Editor: Yes
- Battery: 4200mAh Non-Removable Li-Po Battery
- Talktime: –
- Standby Time: –
- Fast Charging: Yes, 40W Fast Battery Charging