China Post has officially unveiled the Hi Nova 9z 5G smartphone in China. This is an addition to the already available Hi Nova 9 lineup of devices which includes the Nova 9 5G, Nova 9 Pro 5G, and Nova 9 SE 5G. Let’s take a look at the pricing and specifications of the new Nova 9z 5G.
The Hi Nova 9z 5G comes with a 6.67-inch punch-hole display with Full-HD+(2376 1080 pixels) resolution. It has up to 120Hz high refresh rate and 180Hz touch sampling rate. The screen has a wide P3 color gamut and an impressive screen-to-body ratio of 94.7%.
The smartphone sports an AI triple camera system at the back. There’s a 64MP main lens with a sensor size of 1/1.7-inch. The sensor has an aperture of f/1.9. The main lens is accompanied by an 8MP ultra-wide lens and a 2MP macro unit. On the front, it has a 1MP selfie snapper with an aperture of f/2.0. The camera comes with an AI beauty 5.1 feature.
At the helm, it is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 690 chipset that is paired with 8GB of RAM and 128GB/256GB of internal storage. The device packs a 4,300mAh battery and has 66W fast charging. The company claims that the phone can go up to 60% in just 17 minutes of charging. For a full charge, it will take around 40 minutes.
Hi Nova 9z 5G Specifications
CPU: Snapdragon 690 5G SM6350, 2.0GHz Octa-Core
GPU: Adreno 619
Display: 6.67″ FHD+ 2376×1080 19.8:9 120Hz, TFT LCD (IPS)
Main Camera: Triple
- 64 MP (main, f/1.9)
- 8 MP (ultra wide angle, f/2.4)
- 2 MP (macro, f/2.4)
Front camera: 16 MP, f/2.0
OS: Android 11
Dimension: 161.85 x 74.7 x 8.58 mm
Battery: 4300mAh (Fast Charge 11V/6A 66W)
Colors: Green, Black
Wi-Fi: 802.11 A/b/g/n/ac, 2.4GHz/5GHz
USB: USB Type-C
Earphone Jack: Yes
Fingerprint sensor: Yes (side)
Face ID: Yes
Others: Dual SIM (NanoSIM), VoLTE
Network: 5G compatible
Hi Nova 9z 5G Price and Availability
The Hi Nova 9z 5G is priced at CNY 1799(~$274) for the 8GB + 128GB variant and CNY 1999(~$304) for the 8GB + 256GB variant.
The smartphone comes in Bright Black and Fantasy Forest color options. It is already up for pre-sale in China on platforms like JD.com and will be on open sale from May 6.