Huawei nova 3 high-end smartphone launched into the market. So, check out Huawei nova 3 advantages (Pros), disadvantages (Cons), problems and drawbacks/defects before purchasing. Currently, it is available on online shopping sites like Flipkart, Amazon to buy.
Best Price: Rs.34,999(India), $699(USA)
Huawei nova 3 Advantages (Pros):
- Huawei nova 3 comes with latest Android OS, v8.1(Oreo).
- It offers an IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with a good screen-to-body ratio of 84.2%.
- Its display has good pixel density for its full HD+ resolution(~409 ppi ) and comes with 19.5:9 aspect ratio, Multitouch in it.
- The display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5.
- Huawei nova 3 comes with EMUI 8.2 user interface which offers great features.
- It is built with glass front/rear and surrounded by the aluminum frame.
- The device is lightweight to carry with just 166g and 7.3 mm in thickness.
- It supports Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by).
- It provides 4/6 GB of RAM for uninterrupted multitasking.
- Huawei nova 3 has equipped with powerful Hisilicon Kirin 970 Chipset and the performance is very smooth with no lags.
- It encompasses with Octa-core processor and Mali-G72 MP12.
- Brings an internal memory of 64/128 GB and expandable memory is supported up to 256 GB (uses SIM-2 slot).
- It offers dual 16 MP(27mm, f/1.8, PDAF) + 24 MP (B/W, 27mm, f/1.8, PDAF) rear camera with additional features like LED flash, HDR, panorama.
- It offers dual 24 MP(f/2.0, 26mm) + 2 MP(depth sensor) front-facing camera with additional features like HDR.
- Supports HD video recording at 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60fps, 720p@120fps (gyro-EIS).
- It has the battery capacity of 3750 mAh which is good for heavy usage and supports fast battery charging 9V / 2A 18W.
- Supports almost all connectives like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB, 3G, 4G, NFC.
- Supports sensors like Infrared face recognition, Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass.
- It offers great loudspeakers.
- It is available in Iris Purple, Airy blue, Primrose Gold, Red, Black.
- Huawei nova 3 supports additional features like Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, aptX HD for high-quality audio.
Huawei nova 3 Disadvantages (Cons):
- No wireless charging support.
- Come with old Bluetooth 4.2 version. The latest is Bluetooth 5.0.
- No display protection like gorilla glass.
- Comes with hybrid SIM slot. So you can’t use both SIM cards and microSD card at a time.
- No water or dust resistance.
- No stereo speakers for the better multimedia experience.
Check out Huawei nova 3 Specifications:
|Model Name||Nova 3|
|Operating System||Android 8.1|
|Chipset||Hisilicon Kirin 970|
|Processor||Octa-core (4×2.4 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4×1.8 GHz Cortex-A53)|
|Colors||Iris Purple, Airy blue, Primrose Gold, Red, Black|
|Accessories in Box||—|
|Display & Dimensions|
|Touch Screen||IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||6.3 inches, 97.4 cm2 (~84.2% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~409 ppi density))|
|Dimensions||157 x 73.7 x 7.3 mm (6.18 x 2.90 x 0.29 in))|
|Weight||166 g (5.54 oz)|
|Build||Front/rear glass, aluminum frame|
|Other Display Features||Multi-Touch, EMUI 8.2|
|Main Camera||16 MP( 27mm, f/1.8, PDAF) + 24 MP (B/W, 27mm, f/1.8, PDAF)|
|Other Main Features||LED flash, HDR, panorama|
|Selfie Camera||24 MP(f/2.0, 26mm) + 2 MP(depth sensor)|
|Other Selfie Features||HDR|
|Video Recording||2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps, 1080p@30fps (gyro-EIS)|
|RAM and Storage|
|Internal Memory||64/128 GB|
|Expandable Memory||microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM2 slot)|
|Type||Non-removable Li-Ion 3750 mAh battery|
|Internet & Connectivity|
|Wifi||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot|
|USB Connectivity||2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector|
|Bluetooth||4.2, A2DP, LE, aptX HD|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS|
|NFC||Yes (PAR-LX1 model only)|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer|
|Additional Features & Apps||Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, Fast battery charging 9V / 2A 18W|
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Huawei nova 3 smartphone comes with good features & performance for its price. It excels in all the departments but there are some cons, we suggest grabbing this mobile if you are looking for a good flagship mobile around 30k.