• 5.9" (2160x1080) IPS LCD
  • 4GB
    Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 659 SoC
    64GB Storage
  • 16-MP, f/2.2 2 Rear Cameras
  • 3340 mAh

The Huawei nova 2i phone has a 5.9-inch (2160x1080) IPS LCD screen, a 16MP main camera and a 13MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 3340 mAh and the main processor is a Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 659 with 4 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductHuawei nova 2i (Launched 2018-05-05), Price: 350 USD at Amazon
Display5.9" 2160x1080 IPS LCD
Rear Camera(s)
  • 16-MP f/2.2 (Primary)
  • 2-MP
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 13-MP f/2
  • Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 659 SoC
  • 4GB RAM
  • 64GB Storage
  • Array
Battery3340 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 164g (5.8oz), 156.20x75.00x7.50 mm (6.15 x 2.95 x 0.30 inches)
Price (Market)$350
Diagonal (inches)5.9"
Display/Body Ratio76.7%
Sharpness (PPI)409 PPI
  • Multitouch
  • Glossy
  • 2.5D
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Sensor SizeSmall
Autofocus Features
  • Contrast
  • Phase Detection
Hardware Features
  • LED Flash
  • HDR Photo
Video Resolutions
  • 1080p/30fps
Battery TypeLi-Poly
Battery Capacity (mAh)3340 mAh
Battery Features
  • Non-Removable
Talk Time20 hours
Processor BrandHiSilicon
Processor NameHuawei HiSilicon KIRIN 659
RAM Options4GB
Internal Storage Options64GB
Operating System + VersionAndroid 7.0
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT6 301 Mbps
Modem Features
  • UMTS
  • EDGE
  • GPRS
  • HSPA+
  • LTE
WiFi Speed
  • b
  • g
  • n
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.2
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • BT EDR
  • BT LE
Connector Features
  • USB 2.0
Sim Card 0
NameSIM 0
SIM TypeNano SIM
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • FM Radio
  • 3.5mm Port
Audio Formats
  • AAC
  • 3GA
  • AMR
  • RA
  • AWB
  • FLAC
  • MID
  • MIDI
  • MP3
  • OGA
  • OGG
  • WMA
  • WAV
Video Formats
  • H.263
  • H.264
  • MPEG-4
  • H.265
  • MP4
  • VP8
  • XVID
  • Proximity
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Fingerprint
  • GPS
  • A-GPS

Huawei nova 2i Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

The last time we checked, the Huawei nova 2i was retailing at around $350 online. Things may have changed a bit since.
No. the Huawei nova 2i has not been rated as water-tight as we do not have an IP-Rating.
No, the Huawei nova 2i does not have dual-SIMs as far as we know, but things may be different in Asian markets. We mainly track United States data.
No, the Huawei nova 2i 2160x1080 screen resolution is not 4K.
No, the Huawei nova 2i is not compatible with Wireless Charging.
No, the Huawei nova 2i does not feature Qi Wireless Charging.
Yes, the Huawei nova 2i is a 4G-LTE device that is rated 4G LTE CAT6 (301 Mbps).
No, the Huawei nova 2i is not a 5G NR smartphone.
No, the Huawei nova 2i is not a USB-C smartphone.
No, the Huawei nova 2i does not have a removable battery.

Huawei nova 2i Specs & Speed Benchmarks


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