Huawei Nova 8

It is powered by the Huawei Kirin 985 with a 90 Hz OLED display.

Key Specs

  • Screen:

    6.57 Inch, 1080x2340 (FHD+) Pixel, OLED, 90 Hz

  • Chipset:

    Huawei Kirin 985

  • Thickness:

    7.64 mm

  • SIM Card Type:

    Nano-SIM (4FF)

  • RAM and Storage:

    8 GB RAM, 128 GB

  • Battery:

    3800 mAh, 66 W

  • Main Camera:

    64 MP, F1.9, 30 fps

  • OS Version:

    Android 10 (Q)

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  • USB Type-C High Refresh Rate Fast Charging Slim design
  • End of update life Low battery capacity No microSD support

Full Specifications

General Specs
Brand Huawei
Serie Huawei Nova
Sub Serie Huawei Nova 8
Announce Date 2020, December
Release Year 2020
Release Date
Out Price


Screen Size 6.57 Inch
Display Technology OLED
Screen Resolution 1080x2340 (FHD+) Pixel
Screen Resolution Stanadrd FHD+
Pixel Density (PPI) 392 PPI
Screen Refresh Rate
Aspect Ratio 19.5:9
Screen Area 105.36 cm²
Screen Features HDR, HDR10, Multi-Touch, DCI-P3 Wide Color Gamut, Full Screen Display, Always-on Display, Delta-E < 1, 3D Curved Edge, In-Display Camera, HLG, 10bit Colour Depth, 240 Hz Screen Touch Response
Screen Protection
Touch Screen Technology Capacitive Touchscreen
Color Depth 1.07 Billion
Screen Body Ratio 88.8 %
Notification Light


Second Front Display


Back Display


Height 160.12 mm
Height (Folded)
Width 74.1 mm
Width Folded Unfolded
Thickness 7.64 mm
Thickness (Folded)
Thickness (Thinnest Point)
Weight 169 Grams
Other Variants Weight
Material (Back Cover)
Material (Frame)
Cover Features
Water Resistant No
Water Resistantce Level
Dust Resistant No
Dust Resistantce Level
Sensors Gyroscope, Compass, Proximity, Ambient Light, Accelerometer
Fingerprint Sensor Yes
Fingerprint Sensor In Screen
Earphone Jack USB Type-C
Audio Output Features
NFC Features Host Card Emulation (HCE)
NFC Info
USB Type USB Type-C
USB Version 2
USB Features
Cooling System
Speaker Features


Box Content
Physical Keyboard
Accesories Supported



2G Bands
3G Bands
4G Bands
5G Bands
Navigation GPS, A-GPS, BDS, Galileo, GLONASS, QZSS
4G Download Speed
4G Upload Speed
4G Technology
4G Features
SIM Card Type Nano-SIM (4FF)
Number of SIM Area Dual SIM
Dual SIM Feature
Wi-Fi Bands Wi-Fi 5 (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac)
Wi-Fi Features Dual-Band, Wi-Fi Hotspot
Video Calling App Yes
Bluetooth 5.1
IR Blaster
FM Radio
FM Radio Features
Services and Apps
SAR VALUEThe FCC limit is 1.6 W/kg measured in a volume of 1 gram of tissue.
Body SAR)
Head SAR
Body SAR (5G)
Head SAR (5G)


Chipset Huawei Kirin 985
CPU Single-core 2.58 GHz Cortex-A76
CPU Frequency 2.58 GHz
Cores 8 cores
Process Technology
First Coprocessor Triple-core 2.40 GHz Cortex-A76
Second Coprocessor Quad-core 1.84 GHz ARM Cortex-A55
CPU Architecture 64-bit
Lithography 7 nm
GPU Mali-G77
GPU Frequency
Other Chipset Variants
Android Version Android 10 (Q)
Play Store This mobile phone does not come with Google Mobile Services (GMS)
User Interface (UI) Emotion UI
UI Version EMUI 11


RAM Capacity 8 GB
RAM Type
RAM Channels
RAM Frequency Max
Other RAM Options
Storage 128 GB
Storage Technology
SD Card Slot No
SD Card Support
Other Storage Options 128/256GB Storage Options


Antutu Score

Antutu V4
Antutu V5
Antutu V6
Antutu V7
Antutu V8
Antutu V9
Antutu V10


Battery Capacity 3800 mAh
Battery Technology
Battery Features
Charging Type USB Type-C
Fast Charge Yes
Fast Charge Power 66 W
Fast Charge Technology Fast Charge (66W)
Wireless Charge No
Wireless Charge Features
Removable Battery No
Video Playing
Audio Playing
Charging Time
Talk Time (4G)
Standby Time (4G)
Talk Time (3G)
Standby Time (3G)
Standby Time (2G)
Talk Time (2G)
Network Usage (4G)
Network Usage (3G)


MAIN CAMERA The following features may vary with the software update.
First Camera
Resolution 64 MP
Pixel Size
Camera Features Portrait Mode, Portrait Mode With Artificial Intelligence, HDR, AI Scene Detection, Panorama, Auto Focus, Macro Shot (4 cm)
Aperture Size F1.9
Sensor Size
Second Camera
Resolution 8 MP
Aperture F2.4
Features Ultra Wide Angle, Ultra Wide Angle (120°)
Third Camera
Resolution 2 MP
Aperture F2.4
Features Macro Shot
Forth Camera
Resolution 2 MP
Features Deep of Field (Bokeh)
Focal Length
Maximum Aperture Size
Optical Zoom
OIS Features
Flash LED
Video Resolution 2160p (Ultra HD) 4K
Video FPS 30 fps
Video Features Timelapse Video Recording, Slow Motion Video
Video Recording Options
Slow Motion FPS Options

DxOMark Score

Mobile Score (Rear)


First Front Camera
Resolution 32 MP
Aperture Size F2.0
Sensor Size
Features Portrait Mode, Voice Command, Slow Motion Video Recording, Gesture Shot, Time-Lapse, Self-timer, Panorama Selfie
Video Resolution 2160p
Video FPS 30 fps

Huawei Nova 8 FAQ

How long does the battery of the Huawei Nova 8 last?

The Huawei Nova 8 battery has a capacity of 3800 mAh.

Does Huawei Nova 8 have NFC?

There is no clear information about this.

What is Huawei Nova 8 refresh rate?

Huawei Nova 8 has 90 Hz refresh rate.

What is the Android version of Huawei Nova 8?

The Huawei Nova 8 Android version is Android 10 (Q).

What is the display resolution of Huawei Nova 8?

The Huawei Nova 8 display resolution is 1080x2340 (FHD+) Pixel.

Does Huawei Nova 8 have wireless charging?

No, Huawei Nova 8 doesn't have wireless charging.

Is the Huawei Nova 8 water and dust resistant?

No, Huawei Nova 8 doesn't have water and dust resistant.

Does the Huawei Nova 8 come with a 3.5mm headphone jack?

No, Huawei Nova 8 doesn't have 3.5mm headphone jack.

What is the Huawei Nova 8 camera megapixels?

The Huawei Nova 8 has 64 MP camera.

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