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Summary
91%
94%
Display

6.3" (16 cm)

1080x2340 px, 409 PPI

6.21" (15.77 cm)

1080x2248 px, 402 PPI

Performance

Quad + Quad Core

2.36 GHz + 1.8 GHz, 6 GB RAM

Quad + Quad Core

2.8 GHz + 1.8 GHz, 6 GB RAM

Storage

128 GB

256 GB (Expandable)

64 GB

Non Expandable

Camera

16 MP + 24 MP (Primary)

24 MP + 2 MP(Front)

12 MP + 12 MP (Primary)

20 MP(Front)

Battery

3750 mAh

3400 mAh

Expert Rating

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User Rating

★★★★★
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General
Launch Date

August 22, 2018 (Official)

March 6, 2019 (Expected)

Brand

Huawei

Xiaomi

Model

Nova 3

Mi 8

Operating System

Android v8.1 (Oreo)

Android v8.1 (Oreo)

Custom UI

EMUI

MIUI

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM, Dual VoLTE

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM, Dual VoLTE

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network

4G: Available (supports Indian bands)
3G: Available, 2G: Available

4G: Available (supports Indian bands)
3G: Available, 2G: Available

Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

Quick Charging

yes Fast

yes Quick, v4.0

Design
Size Compare
Size Compare
Dimensions

Height: 157 mm
Width: 73.7 mm
Thickness: 7.3 mm

Height: 154.9 mm
Width: 74.8 mm
Thickness: 7.6 mm

Weight

166 grams

175 grams

Colours

Black, Iris Purple

Black, Blue, Gold, White

Display
Good
Very Good
Screen Size

6.3 " (16 cm)

6.21 " (15.77 cm)

Screen Resolution

1080 x 2340 pixels

1080 x 2248 pixels

Aspect Ratio

19.5:9

18.7:9

Bezel-less display

yes with notch

yes with notch

Pixel Density

409 ppi

402 ppi

Display Type

IPS LCD

AMOLED

Touch Screen

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

84.02 %

83.77 %

Performance
Excellent
Excellent
Chipset

HiSilicon Kirin 970

Qualcomm Snapdragon 845

Processor

Octa core (2.36 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A73 + 1.8 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53)

Octa core (2.8 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 385 + 1.8 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 385)

Co-Processor

i7

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Mali-G72 MP12

Adreno 630

RAM

6 GB

6 GB

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

128 GB

64 GB

Expandable Memory

yes Up to 256 GB

no  No

Camera
Very Good
Excellent
Main Camera
Resolution

16 MP + 24 MP Dual Primary Cameras

12 MP + 12 MP Dual Primary Cameras

Sensor

Exmor-RS CMOS Sensor

Autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus, Continuos autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus

Physical Aperture

F1.8

F1.8

Optical Image Stabilisation

no  No

yes

Flash

yes LED Flash

yes Dual-color LED Flash

Image Resolution

4616 x 3464 Pixels

4000 x 3000 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus

Digital Zoom, Optical Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection

Video Recording

3840x2160 @ 30 fps

3840x2160 @ 30 fps, 1920x1080 @ 30 fps, 1280x720 @ 30 fps

Front Camera
Resolution

24 MP + 2 MP Dual Front Cameras

20 MP Front Camera

Physical Aperture

F2.0

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Battery
Very Good
Very Good
Capacity

3750 mAh

3400 mAh

Type

Li-Polymer

Li-Polymer

User Replaceable

no  No

no  No

Quick Charging

yes Fast

yes Quick, v4.0

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network Support

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

VoLTE

yes

yes

SIM 1

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 2100(band 34) / 1900(band 39)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 1900(band 39)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 17) / 800(band 20)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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SIM 2

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 2100(band 34) / 1900(band 39)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 1900(band 39)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 17) / 800(band 20)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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Wi-Fi

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n/n 5GHz

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz, MIMO

Wi-Fi Features

Mobile Hotspot

Mobile Hotspot

Bluetooth

yes v4.2

yes v5.0

GPS

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

no  No

yes

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging

Mass storage device, USB charging

USB Type-C

yes (Doesn`t support micro-USB)

yes (Doesn`t support micro-USB)

Multimedia
FM Radio

no  No

Loudspeaker

yes

yes

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

USB Type-C

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Rear

Rear

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope

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  • How to enable Google Assistant in Huawei Nova 3 ?

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    Answered By Vivek Chatterjee | 7 months ago

    Google Assistant Setup

    1. : Long press home button to initiate the Google Assistant

    2. : Tap "Continue" to go to your personal assistant screen

    3. : The Tap on "Yes I'm in" to allow all the required permissions.

      Assistant Image

      Note: You can also be asked to activate the Voice assistant where you will be asked to record "Ok Google" three times.

      You can also watch this video for detailed information about Google Assistant 


      You can check the complete specs of this phone:  Huawei Nova 3



  • How to use Led Flash for notifications on Huawei Nova 3 ?

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    Answered By Vikas Gavde | 7 months ago

    I'll personally recommend you to use the app named LED notifications.

    You can also check the complete specs here: Huawei Nova 3


  • How to record calls on Huawei Nova 3 ?

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    Answered By Vivek Chatterjee | 7 months ago

    To record calls on Your phone Follow the steps below:

    1. Download the ACR call recording app from the play store



    2. Then Follow the instructions from the app and allow all the access to the app as shown in the Image below

    3. Then Tap the three bar on the top left of the app


    4. 5. There you will find the Enable option on the top.

    6. Enable it and enjoy the app.

    You can also check this video for more detailed information.

    You can check the complete specs of this phone: Huawei Nova 3


  • How to take screenshot on Huawei Nova 3 ?

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    Answered By Vikas Gavde | 7 months ago

    To take a screenshot on your Huawei Nova 3, navigate to the screen you wish to take screenshot of and press & hold Vol Down and Power buttons at the same time.


    You can also check the complete specs here: Huawei Nova 3


  • Does Huawei Nova 3 support VR?

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    Answered By Vivek Mehra | 7 months ago

    VR or the Virtual Reality is an interactive computer-generated experience which takes place within a simulated environment generally involving audio and video. It is possible on a device having a Gyroscope sensor. Since Huawei Nova 3 has a gyroscope sensor, it supports VR.


    You can also check the complete specifications here: Huawei Nova 3 

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