• 6.3" (2340x1080) IPS LCD
  • 4GB/6GB
    Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 970 SoC
    128GB Storage
  • 16-MP, f/1.8 Rear: 2 Cameras
  • 3750 mAh Huawei Super Charge 3.0

The Huawei nova 3 phone has a 6.3-inch (2340x1080) IPS LCD screen, a 16MP main camera and a 24MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 3750 mAh and the main processor is a Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 970 with 4 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductHuawei nova 3 (2018)
Display6.3" 2340x1080 IPS LCD
Rear Camera(s)
  • 27mm 16-MP f/1.8 (Primary)
  • 27mm 24-MP f/1.8 +Monochrome Sensor
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 2-MP f/2
  • Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 970 SoC
  • 4GB/6GB RAM
  • 128GB Storage
  • MicroSDXC
Battery3750 mAh, Huawei Super Charge 3.0
DesignIP Rating, 166g (5.9oz), 73.7x157x7.3 mm (2.90 x 6.18 x 0.29 inches)
Diagonal (inches)6.3"
Display/Body Ratio84.2%
Sharpness (PPI)409 PPI
  • Multitouch
  • Glossy
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Focal Length (35mm) 27mm
Sensor SizeSmall
Autofocus Features
  • Contrast
  • Phase Detection
Hardware Features
  • LED Flash
  • Autofocus
  • HDR Photo
Video Resolutions
  • 2160p/30fps
Battery TypeLi-Poly
Battery Capacity (mAh)3750 mAh
Battery Features
  • Fast Charge
  • Non-Removable
Fast-Charge ProtocolHuawei Super Charge 3.0
Processor BrandHiSilicon
Processor NameHuawei HiSilicon KIRIN 970
Processor # Cores8
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)2.36 GHz
RAM Options4GB/6GB
Internal Storage Options128GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSDXC
Operating System + VersionAndroid 8.1
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT18 1200/211 Mbps
LTE Bands12, 28, 38, 39, 40, 41
Modem Features
  • UMTS
  • EDGE
  • GPRS
  • HSPA+
  • LTE
  • EV-DO A
WiFi Speed
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
  • ac
WiFi Features
  • Dual-band
  • Hotspot
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.2
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • BT EDR
  • BT LE
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypeUSB Type C
Connector Features
  • USB 2.0
SAR US Head1.07 W/Kg
SAR US Body0.44 W/Kg
SAR EU Head0.75 W/Kg
SAR EU Body0.84 W/Kg
Sim Card 0
SIM TypeNano SIM
Sim Card 1
SIM TypeNano SIM/MicroSD
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
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 3 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is the Huawei nova 3 waterproof?

No. Our data shows that the Huawei nova 3 is NOT water-tight 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 3 Dual-SIM?

Yes, the Huawei nova 3 has dual-SIM (or SIM+eSIM). Always confirm with your specific model before purchase as it can be different per region and carrier."

Is the Huawei nova 3 4K?

No, the Huawei nova 3 resolution of (2340x1080) is not defined as 4K. 4K is normally defined to be 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on handsets, but it has even more variants for Cinema and Televisions.

Does the Huawei nova 3 support Wireless Charging?

No, Huawei nova 3 does not feature Wireless Charging.

Does Huawei nova 3 have Qi Wireless Charging?

No, the Huawei nova 3 does not have Qi Wireless Charging.

Does the Huawei nova 3 work with 4G networks?

Yes, the Huawei nova 3 is a 4G-LTE device that is rated 4G LTE CAT18 (1200/211 Mbps).

Is the Huawei nova 3 a 5G device?

No, the Huawei nova 3 is not a 5G NR device.

Is the Huawei nova 3 USB-C?

Yes, the Huawei nova 3 has a USB-C connector. The USB-C port runs on the USB 2.0 standard.

If the battery of the Huawei nova 3 removable?

No, the Huawei nova 3 does not have a removable battery.

Huawei nova 3 Specs & Speed Benchmarks

Battery Capacity (mAh)

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