Huawei nova 8i now official in Southeast Asia

Supernova, Supercharged

Huawei’s newest Nova is coming: Meet the Huawei Nova 8i which just made its debut in Southeast Asia through a grand press event for the region.

The Nova 8i encompasses an all-familiar but new design with the Sakura pink colorway, a Mate 40-inspired back with a 64MP quad rear camera setup, large storage, and fast 66-watt charging via Huawei SuperCharge.

Huawei nova 8i specs:

  • 6.67-inch FHD+ Huawei Edgeless display, 2376 x 1080px
  • 2.0GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 662
  • 8GB RAM
  • 128GB storage
  • Quad-rear AI cameras with LED Flash:
    64MP f/1.9
    8MP f/2.4 ultrawide
    2MP f/2.4 macro
    2MP f/2.4 depth
  • 16MP front camera
  • 4G LTE, Dual-SIM
  • WiFi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
  • Fingerprint scanner (side)
  • EMUI 11
  • 4,300mAh battery
    66W Huawei SuperCharge
  • Colors: Moonlight Silver, Interstellar Blue, Starry Black

The device is coming to Southeast Asia, with Malaysia debuting the device first at MYR 1,299, or roughly PHP 15,520 when converted. The local release schedule and pricing are yet to be announced.

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