Huawei’s nova 4 launches with a 6.4-inch FullView notch-less display

Are you in favor of getting rid of the notch for the punch-hole style camera?

The nova series from Huawei has established a firm market over the past years. And with the nova 4 comes a cutting-edge premium design and hardware experience.

Huawei nova 4: Punch Display

To align with consumer needs and industry trends, the nova 4 is the UAE’s first FullView Punch Display smartphone. At 6.4-inches, it takes bezel-less displays to a new level with a minimalist blind hole opening for the front 25MP camera.

Figure 1: Huawei’s nova 4 sports a notch-less FullView display

The IPS display comes in at a 19.25:9 aspect ratio with a resolution of 2310 x 1080. And with the notch completely gone, the phone sports a screen-to-TP ratio of 91.8 for a natural viewing experience.

Huawei nova 4: Specifications

The nova 4 combines processing power like the HiSilicon Kirin 970 octa-core processor, 8GB RAM and 128GB of storage. It delivers the ultimate user experience ranging from productivity apps to high-octane games.

Its Mali G-72 supports GPU Turbo for improved graphical performance and battery efficiency while gaming using Artificial Intelligence (AI). In combination with the modern EMUI 9.0 atop Android 9.0 Pie, users will be able to access work and entertainment apps with a few taps. Other notable mentions include the presence of a USB 2.0 Type-C charging port, a 3.5mm headphone jack and a 3750mAh battery.

Huawei nova 4: Camera and AI

The nova 4 is Huawei’s third smartphone with an AI triple camera. The layout is a 20MP primary lens with a 2MP secondary lens. Another 16MP camera augmented with an ultra-wide angle lens completes the trio.

In addition, the nova 4 fully utilizes the AI computation capacity of the Kirin 970 processor’s NPU. Therefore, the phone can automatically process and edit a varying range of video footage with a simple tap.

Huawei nova 4: Pricing and availability

Huawei’s nova 4 will be available in blue and black variants. It will be up for pre-order starting on February 8. Availability online and in local stores will begin on February 14 at a price of Dh1,799.

This includes the standard Huawei 1-year service offer with a 6-month single-time free screen damage warranty. In addition, the company will provide door-to-door service, free UV device sanitizing and free customized engraving. Etisalat pre-paid customers will enjoy 6 months of free STARZ PLAY subscription and up to 1GB month data for three months with their new Huawei nova 4.