• 6.39" (2340x1080) AMOLED
  • 6GB/8GB
    Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 810 SoC
    128GB Storage
  • 48-MP, f/1.8, OIS Rear: 2 Cameras
  • 3500 mAh

The Huawei nova 5 phone has a 6.39-inch (2340x1080) AMOLED screen, a 48MP main camera and a 32MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 3500 mAh and the main processor is a Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 810 with 6 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductHuawei nova 5 (2019)
Display6.39" 2340x1080 AMOLED
Rear Camera(s)
  • 26mm 48-MP f/1.8 (Primary) +OIS
  • 17mm 16-MP f/2.2
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 32-MP f/2
  • Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 810 SoC
  • 6GB/8GB RAM
  • 128GB Storage
  • MicroSDXC
Battery3500 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 171g (6oz), 74.8x157.4x7.33 mm (2.94 x 6.20 x 0.29 inches)
Price at Launch$420
Diagonal (inches)6.39"
Display/Body Ratio85.1%
Sharpness (PPI)403 PPI
  • Multitouch
  • Glossy
  • 2.5D
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Focal Length (35mm) 26mm
Sensor SizeMedium
Autofocus Features
  • Contrast
  • Phase Detection
Hardware Features
  • LED Flash
  • Autofocus
  • OIS
  • HDR Photo
  • Quad Bayer
Video Resolutions
  • 2160p/30fps
  • 720p/480fps
Ultrawide Camera
Focal Length (35mm) 17mm
Sensor SizeSmall
Battery TypeLi-Poly
Battery Capacity (mAh)3500 mAh
Battery Features
  • Fast Charge
  • Non-Removable
Talk Time18 hours
Processor BrandHiSilicon
Processor NameHuawei HiSilicon KIRIN 810
Processor # Cores8
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)2.27 GHz
RAM Options6GB/8GB
Internal Storage Options128GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSDXC
Operating System + VersionAndroid 9.0
LTE Bands19, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41
Modem Features
  • UMTS
  • EDGE
  • GPRS
  • LTE
  • EV-DO A
WiFi Speed
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
  • ac
WiFi Features
  • Dual-band
  • Hotspot
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 5.0
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • BT EDR
  • BT LE
Connector TypeUSB Type C
Connector Features
  • USB 2.0
Sim Card 0
SIM TypeNano SIM
Sim Card 1
SIM TypeNano SIM/MicroSD
Multimedia Features
  • IR
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • FM Radio
Audio Formats
  • AAC
  • 3GA
  • AMR
  • RA
  • AWB
  • FLAC
  • MID
  • MIDI
  • MP3
  • OGA
  • OGG
  • WMA
  • WAV
Video Formats
  • DIVX
  • H.263
  • H.264
  • MPEG-4
  • H.265
  • MP4
  • VP8
  • VP9
  • XVID
  • Proximity
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Fingerprint
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • BeiDou

Huawei nova 5 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is the Huawei nova 5 waterproof?

No. Our information shows that the Huawei nova 5 is NOT water-resistant an has no IP-Rating certification. Ingress Protection, or I.P, is a certification that shows if water or dust can penetrate devices.

Is the Huawei nova 5 Dual-SIM?

Yes, the Huawei nova 5 has dual-SIM (or SIM+eSIM). Always double-check your specific model before purchase as it can change per region and network."

Is the Huawei nova 5 4K?

No, the Huawei nova 5 resolution of (2340x1080) is not defined as 4K. 4K is often defined as 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on mobiles, but there are a few more similar resolutions for Cinema and Televisions.

Does the Huawei nova 5 have Wireless Charging?

No, Huawei nova 5 does not have Wireless Charging.

Does Huawei nova 5 have Qi Wireless Charging?

No, the Huawei nova 5 does not feature Qi Wireless Charging.

Does the Huawei nova 5 work with 4G data?

No, the Huawei nova 5 is not a 4G handset.

Is the Huawei nova 5 working with 5G?

No, the Huawei nova 5 does not work on 5G NR networks.

Does the Huawei nova 5 have a USB-C connector?

Yes, the Huawei nova 5 is a USB-C smartphone. The USB Type C port uses the USB 2.0 protocol.

Does the Huawei nova 5 have a removable battery?

No, the Huawei nova 5 does not have a removable battery.

Huawei nova 5 Specs & Speed Benchmarks

Battery Capacity (mAh)

Higher is better