Comparison between:
- Huawei nova 8
- Huawei nova 8 Pro 4G
- Huawei nova 8 Pro King of Glory Edition
- Huawei nova 8i

Brand and model

Information about the brand, model and model alias (if any) of a specific device.

Huawei nova 8Huawei nova 8 Pro 4GHuawei nova 8 Pro King of Glory EditionHuawei nova 8i
Huawei nova 8Huawei nova 8 Pro 4GHuawei nova 8 Pro King of Glory EditionHuawei nova 8i
Model aliasANG-AN00nova 8 Pro LTE-Neumann-L22F

Design

Information about the dimensions and weight of the device, shown in different measurement units. Body materials, available colors, certifications.

Width74.1 mm
7.41 cm
0.243 ft
2.917 in
74.08 mm
7.408 cm
0.243 ft
2.917 in
74.08 mm
7.408 cm
0.243 ft
2.917 in
74.7 mm
7.47 cm
0.245 ft
2.941 in
Height160.12 mm
16.012 cm
0.525 ft
6.304 in
163.32 mm
16.332 cm
0.536 ft
6.43 in
163.32 mm
16.332 cm
0.536 ft
6.43 in
161.9 mm
16.19 cm
0.531 ft
6.374 in
Thickness7.64 mm
0.764 cm
0.025 ft
0.301 in
7.85 mm
0.785 cm
0.026 ft
0.309 in
7.85 mm
0.785 cm
0.026 ft
0.309 in
8.6 mm
0.86 cm
0.028 ft
0.339 in
Weight169 g
0.37 lbs
5.96 oz
184 g
0.41 lbs
6.49 oz
184 g
0.41 lbs
6.49 oz
190 g
0.42 lbs
6.7 oz
Volume90.65 cm³
5.5 in³
94.98 cm³
5.77 in³
94.98 cm³
5.77 in³
104.01 cm³
6.32 in³
ColorsColor 8
Provence Lavender
Forest Green
Bright Black
Color 8
Provence Lavender
Forest Green
Bright Black
PurpleInterstellar Blue
Moonlight Silver
Starry Black
Body materialsPlastic
Glass
Plastic
Glass
Plastic
Glass
Plastic

SIM card

The Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) is used in mobile devices for storing data authenticating the subscribers of mobile services.

SIM card typeNano-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Nano-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Nano-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Nano-SIM
Number of SIM cards2222
FeaturesDual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)Dual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)Dual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)Dual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)

Networks

A mobile (cellular) network is a radio system, which allows a large number of mobile devices to communicate with each other.

GSMGSM 850 MHz (B5)
GSM 900 MHz (B8)
GSM 1800 MHz (B3)
GSM 1900 MHz (B2)
GSM 850 MHz (B5)
GSM 900 MHz (B8)
GSM 1800 MHz (B3)
GSM 1900 MHz (B2)
GSM 850 MHz (B5)
GSM 900 MHz (B8)
GSM 1800 MHz (B3)
GSM 1900 MHz (B2)
GSM 850 MHz (B5)
GSM 900 MHz (B8)
GSM 1800 MHz (B3)
GSM 1900 MHz (B2)
CDMACDMA 800 MHz (BC0)CDMA 800 MHz (BC0)CDMA 800 MHz (BC0)CDMA 800 MHz (BC0)
W-CDMAW-CDMA 850 MHz (B5)
W-CDMA 900 MHz (B8)
W-CDMA 900 MHz (B19)
W-CDMA 1700 MHz (B4)
W-CDMA 1900 MHz (B2)
W-CDMA 2100 MHz (B1)
W-CDMA 850 MHz (B5)
W-CDMA 900 MHz (B8)
W-CDMA 900 MHz (B19)
W-CDMA 1700 MHz (B4)
W-CDMA 1900 MHz (B2)
W-CDMA 2100 MHz (B1)
W-CDMA 850 MHz (B5)
W-CDMA 900 MHz (B8)
W-CDMA 900 MHz (B19)
W-CDMA 1700 MHz (B4)
W-CDMA 1900 MHz (B2)
W-CDMA 2100 MHz (B1)
W-CDMA 850 MHz (B5)
W-CDMA 900 MHz (B8)
W-CDMA 2100 MHz (B1)
LTELTE-FDD 850 MHz (B5)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B18)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B19)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B26)
LTE-FDD 900 MHz (B8)
LTE-FDD 1700 MHz (B4)
LTE-FDD 1800 MHz (B3)
LTE-FDD 1900 MHz (B2)
LTE-FDD 2100 MHz (B1)
LTE-FDD 2600 MHz (B7)
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2000 MHz (B34)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B5)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B18)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B19)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B26)
LTE-FDD 900 MHz (B8)
LTE-FDD 1700 MHz (B4)
LTE-FDD 1800 MHz (B3)
LTE-FDD 1900 MHz (B2)
LTE-FDD 2100 MHz (B1)
LTE-FDD 2600 MHz (B7)
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2000 MHz (B34)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B5)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B18)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B19)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B26)
LTE-FDD 900 MHz (B8)
LTE-FDD 1700 MHz (B4)
LTE-FDD 1800 MHz (B3)
LTE-FDD 1900 MHz (B2)
LTE-FDD 2100 MHz (B1)
LTE-FDD 2600 MHz (B7)
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2000 MHz (B34)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B28)
LTE-FDD 800 MHz (B20)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B5)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B26)
LTE-FDD 900 MHz (B8)
LTE-FDD 1800 MHz (B3)
LTE-FDD 2100 MHz (B1)
LTE-FDD 2600 MHz (B7)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
5G NR5G-FDD 700 MHz (n28)
5G-SUL 700 MHz (n83)
5G-FDD 1800 MHz (n3)
5G-SUL 1800 MHz (n80)
5G-SUL 1900 MHz (n84)
5G-FDD 2100 MHz (n1)
5G-TDD 2500 MHz (n41)
5G-TDD 2600 MHz (n38)
5G-TDD 3500 MHz (n78)
5G-TDD 3700 MHz (n77)
5G-TDD 4700 MHz (n79)
-5G-FDD 700 MHz (n28)
5G-SUL 700 MHz (n83)
5G-FDD 1800 MHz (n3)
5G-SUL 1800 MHz (n80)
5G-SUL 1900 MHz (n84)
5G-FDD 2100 MHz (n1)
5G-TDD 2500 MHz (n41)
5G-TDD 2600 MHz (n38)
5G-TDD 3500 MHz (n78)
5G-TDD 3700 MHz (n77)
5G-TDD 4700 MHz (n79)
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Mobile network technologies and bandwidth

Communication between devices within mobile networks is realized via various generations of network technologies, which provide different bandwidth.

Mobile network technologiesUMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE
EV-DO Rev. A
5G NSA
5G SA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE
EV-DO Rev. A
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE
EV-DO Rev. A
5G NSA
5G SA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE
EV-DO Rev. A

Operating system

Operating system is the system software, which manages and controls the functioning of the hardware components of the device.

Operating system (OS)Android 11Android 11Android 11Android 10
User interface (UI)EMUI 11EMUI 11EMUI 11 with King of Glory ThemeEMUI 11

System on Chip (SoC)

A system on a chip (SoC) includes into a single chip some of the main hardware components of the mobile device.

SoCHuawei HiSilicon KIRIN 985Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 985Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 985Qualcomm Snapdragon 662
Process technology7 nm7 nm7 nm11 nm
CPU1x 2.58 GHz ARM Cortex-A76, 3x 2.4 GHz ARM Cortex-A76, 4x 1.84 GHz ARM Cortex-A551x 2.58 GHz ARM Cortex-A76, 3x 2.4 GHz ARM Cortex-A76, 4x 1.84 GHz ARM Cortex-A551x 2.58 GHz ARM Cortex-A76, 3x 2.4 GHz ARM Cortex-A76, 4x 1.84 GHz ARM Cortex-A554x 2.0 GHz Kryo 260, 4x 1.8 GHz Kryo 260
CPU bits64 bit64 bit64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8-AARMv8-AARMv8-AARMv8-A
CPU cores8888
CPU frequency2580 MHz2580 MHz2580 MHz2000 MHz
GPUARM Mali-G77 MP8ARM Mali-G77 MP8ARM Mali-G77 MP8Qualcomm Adreno 610
GPU cores888-
GPU frequency---950 MHz
RAM capacity8 GB8 GB8 GB6 GB
8 GB
RAM typeLPDDR4XLPDDR4XLPDDR4XLPDDR4X
RAM channelsDouble channelDouble channelDouble channelDouble channel
RAM frequency1866 MHz1866 MHz1866 MHz1866 MHz
Large-core NPU and micro-core NPU
3D graphene cooling film
Link Turbo
Large-core NPU and micro-core NPU
Large Area VC Liquid Cooling
3D Graphene Cooling Film
Link Turbo
Large-core NPU and micro-core NPU
Large Area VC Liquid Cooling
3D Graphene Cooling Film
Link Turbo
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Storage

Every mobile device has a built-in storage (internal memory) with a fixed capacity.

Storage128 GB
256 GB
128 GB
256 GB
128 GB
256 GB
128 GB

Memory cards

Memory cards are used in mobile devices for expanding their external storage capacity.

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
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Display

The display of a mobile device is characterized by its technology, resolution, pixel density, diagonal length, color depth, etc.

Type/technologyOLEDOLEDOLEDIPS
Diagonal size6.57 in
166.88 mm
16.69 cm
6.72 in
170.69 mm
17.07 cm
6.72 in
170.69 mm
17.07 cm
6.67 in
169.42 mm
16.94 cm
Width2.75 in
69.93 mm
6.99 cm
2.82 in
71.57 mm
7.16 cm
2.82 in
71.57 mm
7.16 cm
2.76 in
70.11 mm
7.01 cm
Height5.97 in
151.52 mm
15.15 cm
6.1 in
154.96 mm
15.5 cm
6.1 in
154.96 mm
15.5 cm
6.07 in
154.23 mm
15.42 cm
Aspect ratio2.167:12.165:12.165:12.2:1
Resolution1080 x 2340 pixels1236 x 2676 pixels1236 x 2676 pixels1080 x 2376 pixels
Pixel density392 ppi
154 ppcm
439 ppi
172 ppcm
439 ppi
172 ppcm
391 ppi
153 ppcm
Color depth30 bit
1073741824 colors
30 bit
1073741824 colors
30 bit
1073741824 colors
30 bit
1073741824 colors
Display area89.59 %91.96 %91.96 %89.69 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
3D curved glass screen
DCI-P3
90 Hz refresh rate
240 Hz touch sampling rate
3D curved glass screen
80-degree curve
Chip-on-Pi (COP) display packaging
DCI-P3
120 Hz refresh rate
300 Hz touch sampling rate
3D curved glass screen
80-degree curve
Chip-on-Pi (COP) display packaging
DCI-P3
120 Hz refresh rate
300 Hz touch sampling rate
2.5D curved glass screen

Sensors

Different sensors measure different physical quantities and convert them into signals recognizable by the mobile device.

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Gravity
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Gravity
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Gravity
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Gravity
In-display fingerprint sensorIn-display fingerprint sensorIn-display fingerprint sensorSide-mounted fingerprint sensor

Rear camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed on its back and can be combined with one or more additional cameras.

Sensor type---CMOS
Aperturef/1.9f/1.9f/1.9f/1.9
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent---26 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Number of lenses6666
Flash typeLEDLEDLEDLED
Image resolution9216 x 6912 pixels
63.7 MP
9216 x 6912 pixels
63.7 MP
9216 x 6912 pixels
63.7 MP
9216 x 6912 pixels
63.7 MP
Video resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Macro mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Contrast detection autofocus (CDAF)
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Macro mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Contrast detection autofocus (CDAF)
Dual View Recording 2.0
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Macro mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Contrast detection autofocus (CDAF)
Dual View Recording 2.0
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Macro mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Secondary rear camera - 8 MP (ultra-wide-angle)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#2)
Angle of view - 120° (#2)
Third rear camera - 2 MP (depth-sensing)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#3)
Fourth rear camera - 2 MP (macro)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#4)
10x digital zoom
Secondary rear camera - 8 MP (ultra-wide-angle)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#2)
Angle of view - 120° (#2)
Third rear camera - 2 MP (depth-sensing)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#3)
Fourth rear camera - 2 MP (macro)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#4)
10x digital zoom
Secondary rear camera - 8 MP (ultra-wide-angle)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#2)
Angle of view - 120° (#2)
Third rear camera - 2 MP (depth-sensing)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#3)
Fourth rear camera - 2 MP (macro)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#4)
10x digital zoom
Secondary rear camera - 8 MP (ultra-wide-angle)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#2)
Angle of view - 120° (#2)
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 17 mm (#2)
Third rear camera - 2 MP (depth-sensing)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#3)
Fourth rear camera - 2 MP (macro)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#4)

Front camera

Modern smartphones have one or more front cameras and their positioning has led to various design concepts – pop-up camera, rotating camera, notch, punch hole, under-display camera, etc.

Sensor typeCMOS BSICMOS BSICMOS BSICMOS BSI
Aperturef/2f/2.4f/2.4f/2
Field of view-100 °100 °-
Image resolution6528 x 4896 pixels
31.96 MP
6528 x 4896 pixels
31.96 MP
6528 x 4896 pixels
31.96 MP
4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
Video resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps30 fps
FeaturesFace unlockFace unlock
HDR
AIS video stabilization
Face unlock
HDR
AIS video stabilization
Face unlock
-Secondary front camera - 16 MP (portrait)
Aperture size - f/2.0 (#2)
Secondary front camera - 16 MP (portrait)
Aperture size - f/2.0 (#2)
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Audio

Information about the type of speakers and the audio technologies supported by the device.

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Huawei HistenHuawei Histen
3x uni-way microphones
Huawei Histen
3x uni-way microphones
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Radio

The radio in a mobile device is a built-in FM radio receiver.

RadioNoNoNoNo

Tracking/Positioning

Information about the positioning and navigation technologies supported by the device.

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
Galileo
QZSS
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
Galileo
QZSS
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
Galileo
QZSS
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
Galileo
BDS

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is a technology that provides wireless data connections between various devices within a short range.

Wi-Fi802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Display
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Display
802.11ax
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Display
802.11ax
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Display
-2x2 MIMO
HE160
2x2 MIMO
HE160
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Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a standard for secure wireless data transfer between different types of devices over short distances.

Version5.15.25.25.0
FeaturesA2DP
EDR
BLE
SBC
A2DP
EDR
BLE
SBC
A2DP
EDR
BLE
SBC
A2DP
EDR
BLE
SBC

USB

The Universal Serial Bus (USB) is an industry standard that allows different electronic devices to exchange data.

Connector typeUSB Type-CUSB Type-CUSB Type-CUSB Type-C
Version2.02.02.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go

Headphone jack

The headphone jack is an audio phone connector, a.k.a. an audio jack. The most widely used one in mobile devices is the 3.5 mm headphone jack.

Headphone jackNoNoNoYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
VoLTE

Browser

A web browser is a software application for accessing, fetching, displaying and navigating through information on the World Wide Web.

BrowserHTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3

Audio file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various audio file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital audio data.

Audio file formats/codecsAAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
HWA
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
aptX HD
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
HWA
LDAC
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
aptX HD
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
HWA
LDAC
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
HWA

Video file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various video file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital video data.

Video file formats/codecs3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MP4
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MP4
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MP4
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MP4
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
Xvid

Battery

The batteries of mobile devices differ in capacity and technology. They provide the electrical charge needed for the functioning of the devices.

Capacity3800 mAh4000 mAh4000 mAh4300 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
Charger output power11 V / 6 A11 V / 6 A11 V / 6 A11 V / 6 A
FeaturesFast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
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