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Huawei nova 9 SE 5G

Huawei nova 9 SE 5G
Brand: Huawei
Category: Phones
  • Display 6.78-inch IPS screen
  • Camera 108MP Quad camera / 16MP front
  • Memory 8GB RAM with 128/256GB ROM
  • Platform Snapdragon 695 / Android 11

Our Rating

The review rating is based on accessment of the device by experts, and opinions of trusted YouTube reviewers.

  • Design, Built Quality 7 / 10
  • Display Quality 9 / 10
  • Camera Quality 9 / 10
  • Audio & Multimedia 7 / 10
  • OS and Usability 9 / 10
  • Battery Performance 10 / 10

Huawei nova 9 SE 5G Highlights and Overview

The nova 9 SE 5G is an entry-level 5G smartphone from Huawei. The device has a fairly large display and runs on a Snapdragon Chipset out of the box. About the display, the phone is given a 6.78-inches IPS screen, featuring a dotted notch and a 120Hz refresh rating.

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On the inside, the Huawei nova 9 SE 5G is powered by the Snapdragon 695 5G CPU. The SoC has 8-core CPUs clocked at 2.2GHz, along with Adreno 619 GPU, 8GB RAM, and either 128/256GB ROM.

On the camera department, there are four lenses on the rear. These include a 108-megapixel main shooter, 8-megapixel Ultrawide, 2-megapixel macro, and a fourth 2MP depth sensor. an LED flash is available on the rear, while the frontal selfie shooter is capped at 16 megapixels.

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The phone has a 4000mAh battery, with a 66W fast charger. It comes with a sided fingerprint scanner, and also provides support for dual Hybrid SIMs. Google Services are not preloaded out of the box, since the device is based on EMIUI v12 with Android 11 OS. The full specifications of Huawei nova 9 SE 5G are available out of the box.

Huawei nova 9 SE 5G Full Specifications and Features


Technology GSM / CDMA / HSPA / CDMA2000 / LTE / 5G
2G Network Bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
CDMA 800
3G Network Bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
CDMA2000 1x
4G Network Bands LTE band 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 66
5G Network Bands 5G SA/NSA Bands
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A, 5G


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Dimensions 164.6 x 75.6 x 7.9 mm
Weight 191 grams
Build Glass front (Unknown Glass)
SIM Type Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)


Display Type IPS LCD touchscreen / 16M colors / 90Hz refresh
Size 6.78 inches, (89.5% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 2388 pixels (387 ppi density)


Operating System Android 11 with EMUI 12, No Google Services
Chipset Qualcomm SM6375 Snapdragon 695 5G (6 nm)
CPU Octa-core (2x2.2 GHz Kryo 660 Gold & 6x1.7 GHz Kryo 660 Silver)
GPU Qualcomm Adreno 619


RAM + ROM 8GB + 128 / 8GB + 256GB
Card Slot Yes, up to 512GB via microSD card (uses SIM 2 slot)


Camera Type Quadruple Lenses
Camera Sensor(s) Main: 108MP, f/1.9, 1/1.52", PDAF
Ultrawide: 8MP, f/2.2, 112˚ FoV,
Depth: 2MP, 2.4 aperture
Macro: 2MP, 2.4 aperture
Camera Features Autofocus, Panorama, HDR, Touch focus, Face detection, gyro-EIS
Video Resolution 1080p@30fps


Camera Type Single Lens
Camera Sensor(s) 16-megapixel punch hole camera
Camera Features FaceID, Face beautification, HDR / f/2.2
Video Resolution 1080p@30fps


Loudspeaker Yes
Speaker Location Placed at the basement
Audio Jack Type No


Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
FM Radio No


Battery Capacity Non-removable Li-Po 4000mAh battery


Sensors Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
Box Contents Charging Brick / USB cable

Huawei nova 9 SE 5G User Reviews and Opinions

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