Update: The Huawei Nova 8 SE live images have been leaked popular tipster Digital Chat Station. The live images reveal that the upcoming smartphone will come with a right-angle frame design, which is a blunt copy of the latest iPhone 12. The live images also reveal that the phone will be available in two colour options: White and Blue. One can see the boxy design along with a slightly raised camera module at the top-left corner of the back panel. The camera module houses four cameras.
华为nova8 SE真机一览，船新的直角边框+矩阵四摄设计，7.46mm/178g确实很轻薄啊[吃瓜] pic.twitter.com/2uFc39SsLd
— Digital Chat Station (@StationChat) November 3, 2020
Moving on, the right side features volume controls and power on/off button, while the left features a SIM tray. The base panel comes with USB Type-C port along with a speaker grille. The Huawei Nova 8 SE will come with waterdrop notch along with an in-display fingerprint sensor. The tipster claims that the phone is 7.46mm thin and weighs 178 grams making it a lightweight device.
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Huawei Nova 8 SE is all set to launch in China on November 5. The upcoming smartphone has been subjected to various leaks in the past. The latest smartphone from Huawei is said to come with MediaTek Dimensity chipset, Full HD+ OLED screen, 64MP quad-camera setup, 3,800mAh battery, and more. Now, the company has officially confirmed its existence with a new teaser. Huawei might also take the wrap off from other smartphones in the Nova 8 series. This includes Huawei Nova 8, and Huawei Nova 8 Pro. Here’s what you need to know about the latest Huawei Nova 8 SE.
Huawei Nova 8 SE launch date confirmed
Huawei has officially confirmed that it will be launching Nova 8 SE in China on November 5. The brand has revealed this information on its official Weibo account. The company has also posted a teaser image that shows the back panel of the upcoming smartphone. The image reveals that the Huawei Nova 8 SE will come with an iPhone 12-like design.
There are four cameras present in the square-shaped camera module. The side frame looks eerily similar to the iPhone 12 with a box-like design. Furthermore, you can see volume controls and power on/off button on the right side of the panel. That said, it would be interesting to see whether the upcoming smartphone will get inspired by the new Apple iPhone 12 lineup or not. Moving on, Huawei has also started taking appointments of the Huawei Nova 8 SE on Vmall.
Huawei Nova 8 SE specifications (expected)
The Huawei Nova 8 SE is said to feature a 6.53-inch Full HD+ OLED display with 60Hz refresh rate. The smartphone might come with a quad-camera setup with a 64MP primary sensor. The primary sensor may be accompanied by an 8MP secondary shooter and two 2MP sensors. On the front, the phone might equip a 16MP shooter for selfies and video calling.
The Huawei Nova 8 SE will get a 3,800mAh battery with 66W fast charging support. The phone was recently spotted on Geekbench, which revealed some key features. The listing reveals that the smartphone will be offered in 8GB RAM configuration. The aforementioned device has scored 2837 points in the single-core test, while the multi-core test score is 7093.
The smartphone will boot Android 10 out of the box. Popular leakster Digital Chat Station had claimed that the upcoming Nova 8 SE will feature MediaTek Dimensity 720 under-the-hood. Additionally, he claimed that there will be another version of the Nova 8 SE with Dimensity 800U SoC.