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Huawei Nova 4 Launched with Hole Punch Display

In an effort to be one of first few to the market with a new take on removing the dreaded notch, Huawei has announced Nova 4 which features a hole-punch display. Basically, the front selfie camera has been moved to the corner within the display. Thanks to this, the bezels are nearly absent and yet, there is no need of a notch. Further, this tech is also the main feature of the Nova 4. Other specifications remain quite similar to the older Nova 3 — for which you can read our detailed review. As for the camera, there is an extra module added at the back to provide greater versatility for users. Continue reading to find complete tech specs of Nova 4.

Nova 4 comes with a 48MP f/1.8 main camera with a 16MP f/2.2 ultra-wide-angle snapper and a 2MP f/2.4 depth sensor. There is also another variant available at a cheaper price point that has slightly weaker camera hardware. This variant will have 20, 16 and 2 MP cameras at the back. Moreover, the Huawei Nova 4 launches with in-display 25MP f/2.0 selfie camera. The phone will have a 6.4-inch 2310x1080px IPS LCD. The Nova 4 is up to date with Android 9.0 under EMUI 9.0.1. Also, Huawei Nova 4 has a 3,750mAh battery module and supports 18W fast charging. Under the hood, there is 8 GB of RAM and 128GB of onboard storage and the Kirin 970 chipset.

Huawei Nova 4, Hole Punch Display

Huawei Nova 4’s high-end model with a 48MP camera will launch in China first. Moreover, this specific model will cost around CNY 3,400 (~€435) while the 20MP standard model will cost CNY 3,100 (~€400). Moreover, the phone will be available in Red, Blue, White and Black colors. If you are interested in Huawei Nova 4 the check out it’s full specifications below.

Huawei Nova 4 Specifications

General

Release date December 2018
Launched in India No
Form factor Touchscreen
Dimensions (mm) 157.00 x 75.10 x 7.77
Weight (g) 172.00
Battery capacity (mAh) 3750
Colours Black, Blue, Red, White

Display

Screen size (inches) 6.40
Touchscreen Yes
Resolution 1080×2310 pixels
Pixels per inch (PPI) 398

Hardware

Processor 2.36GHz octa-core (4×2.36GHz + 4×1.8GHz)
Processor make HiSilicon Kirin 970 SoC
RAM 8GB
Internal storage 128GB
Expandable storage No

Camera

Rear camera 48-megapixel (f/1.8) + 16-megapixel (f/2.2) + 2-megapixel (f/2.4)
Rear flash LED
Front camera 25-megapixel (f/2.0)

Software

Operating system Android 9.0
Skin EMUI 9.0.1

Connectivity

Wi-Fi Yes
GPS Yes
Bluetooth Yes, v 4.20
USB Type-C Yes
Headphones 3.5mm
Number of SIMs 2
SIM 1
SIM Type Nano-SIM
GSM/CDMA GSM
3G Yes
4G/ LTE Yes
SIM 2
SIM Type Nano-SIM
GSM/CDMA GSM
3G Yes
4G/ LTE Yes

Sensors

Face unlock Yes
Fingerprint sensor Yes
Compass/ Magnetometer Yes
Proximity sensor Yes
Accelerometer Yes
Ambient light sensor Yes
Gyroscope Yes

The phone looks quite promising. Also, do stay tuned for our complete review on the new Huawei Nova 4 which should be released as soon as we get our hands on the device!