Huawei Nova 2i Launches in Malaysia: Comes with FullView Display and Four Cameras

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The Huawei Nova 2i recently debuted in Malaysia. The midrange phone features with four cameras and an 18:9 6-inch FullView display.

Huawei Nova 2i

After various leaks, the Huawei Nova 2i recently became official. Unveiled in Malaysia, the device boasts 4 cameras – two up front and 2 at the back – and a large 5.9-inch full HD display with an 18:9 aspect ratio.


The Nova 2i features dual camera setup that allows for blurred backgrounds also called bokeh. It also lets users re-adjust the focus right after the shot was taken.

The rear camera uses a combination of 16MP and a secondary 2MP sensor. It comes with autofocus and an LED flash. The front facing camera uses a 13MP and a 2MP shooter, allowing the user to create impressive portraits with blurred backgrounds. It also comes with an LED flash.

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The Nova 2i joins the current crop of smartphones flaunting an 18:9 aspect ratio. The 5.9-inch IPS display has a full HD resolution with a 407ppi pixel density, and an 81.7% screen-to-body ratio. Huawei dubbed it FullView because of its small bezels at the top and bottom, and even smaller ones on the sides. For added protection, the phone ships with a pre-installed screen protector.

Other Specs: Processor, RAM, Etc.

An octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 659 powers the Nova 2i. It is paired with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage. The phone runs on EMUI 5.1 based on Android 7.0 Nougat.

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The phone comes with a back mounted fingerprint sensor, an audio jack and a microUSB port. It is backed by a non-removable 3,340 mAh battery.


The Nova 2i will come in Aurora Blue, Prestige Gold, and Graphite Black. It has a retail price of RM1,299 when converted is roughly Php16,000.

Huawei Nova 2i Specs:

  • 5.9-inch Full HD IPS FullView Display 18:9 (2160 x 1080, 407ppi)
  • 2.36Ghz Octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 659 Processor
  • 4GB RAM
  • 64GB Storage +microSD
  • Dual 16MP + 2MP Rear Camera, AF, Dual LED Flash
  • Dual 13MP + 2MP Front Camera
  • Dual SIM
  • LTE
  • WiFi b/g/n
  • Bluetooth v4.2; BLE, aptX
  • GPS
  • Fingerprint Sensor (Back Mounted)
  • Audio Jack, Micro USB
  • EMUI 5.1; Android 7.0 Nougat
  • 3,340mAh Battery

[Source: Huawei,]

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