Huawei launched the Nova 3 and Nova 3i in India last month. The Honor Nova 3 in India is priced at Rs 34,999 and will go on an open sale starting August 23 at 1PM via Amazon India. On the other hand, the Nova 3i has been launched in an ‘Iris Purple’ variant in India and will go on sale for the first time, on August 21 at 12PM. The device will also be available via Amazon India.
The Nova 3 and Nova 3i feature 6.3-inch FullHD+ FullView displays with a 1080×2340 pixels resolution. While the Huawei Nova 3 is powered by Kirin 970 processor with 6GB RAM, the Nova 3i is powered by a Kirin 710 processor with 4GB/6GB RAM options. The Nova 3 includes an internal storage of 128GB while the Nova 3i will be available in two storage options – 64GB and 128GB with expandable storage of up to 256GB.
Running Android 8.1 Oreo with EMUI 8.2 out-of-the-box, the Nova 3 features a 16MP+24MP dual camera where the 16MP sensor features an f/1.8 aperture and PDAF and secondary 24MP sensor includes an f/1.8 aperture. There is also a 24MP+2MP dual lens for the front camera. The Nova 3i features a 16MP+2MP dual camera setup alongside 24MP+2MP dual lenses towards the front of the smartphone.
Connectivity options on the Nova 3 include Dual-SIM, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS/ A-GPS, a 3.5mm headphone jack and USB Type-C. It is backed up by a 3750mAh battery. Connectivity features on the Huawei Nova 3i include dual-SIM, 4G LTE, dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11ac, USB 2.0, GLONASS, GPS/ A-GPS, and Bluetooth v4.2 LE. It is backed up by a 3340mAh battery.