China Post Communications, a company known for producing and distributing telecommunications equipment and other products, has launched Hi Nova 9 5G and Hi Nova 9 Pro 5G smartphones in China.
It is worth noting that these are not Huawei branded devices. However, the specs of these phones are identical to Snapdragon 778G SoC powered Huawei Nova 9 and Nova 9 Pro phones, which were 4G LTE devices.
These smartphones comes with topnotch specs like a 120Hz display, Snapdragon 778G, and 50MP quad cameras.
Hi Nova 9
The Hi Nova 9 5G has a 6.57-inch OLED display that offers FHD+ resolution and a 120Hz refresh rate.
It has a 32-megapixel front camera, and its rear camera setup has a 50-megapixel main camera, an 8-mgeapixel ultrawide lens, and a 2-megapixel depth sensor, and a 2-megapixel macro snapper.
The Snapdragon 778G powers the Hi Nova 9 5G. It ships with 8 GB of RAM and 128 GB / 256 GB of native storage. The device is packed with a 4,300mAh battery that supports 66W fast charging.
Hi Nova 9 5G Specifications
Chipset: Snapdragon 778G
CPU: 2.4GHz Octa-Core
GPU: Adreno 642L
Display: 6.57″, 2340 × 1080, 19.5:9, 120Hz, OLED, Billion Color
Main camera: Quad
- 50 MP (main, RYYB, f/1.9)
- 8 MP (ultra-wide angle, f/2.2)
- 2 MP (macro f/2.4)
- 2 MP (depth f/2.4)
Front camera: 32 MP, f/2.0
Dimension: 160.0 × 73.7 × 7.77 mm
Battery: 4300mAh (Fast Charge 66W)
Colors: Fantasy Galaxy, Fantasy Forest, Fantasy Rowland, Bright Black
Wi-Fi: 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax, 2 x 2 MIMO 2.4GHz and 5GHz
USB: USB Type-C
Earphone jack: No
Fingerprint sensor: Yes (In-display)
Face ID: Yes
Other: Dual SIM (NanoSIM), VoLTE, NFC
Network: 5G compatible
Hi Nova 9 Price and Availability
The pricing of the Hi Nova 9 5G variants are as follows;
- 8 GB RAM + 128 GB storage costs 2,999 Yuan (~$361)
- 8 GB RAM + 256 GB storage costs 3,399 Yuan (~$534)
The phone comes in four colors such as Fantasy Forest, Fantasy Roland, Fantasy Galaxy, and Bright Black.