Huawei nova 5T

Added: 08.28.19 | Updated: 08.08.23
  • Model: nova 5T
  • Brand: Huawei
  • Rating: 4.26 out of 5 (23 votes)
  • Price: 340 EUR
  • Year of manufacture: 2019
  • Dimensions: 154.3 x 74 x 7.8 mm
  • Weight: 174 g
  • Chipset: HiSilicon Kirin 980 (7 nm)
  • Built-in memory
  • Screen: IPS LCD 6.26 inches
  • Battery: 3750 mAh
  • Rear camera: Quad, 48MP
  • Front camera: Single, 32MP

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Huawei nova 5T specs

Common | Price | Design | Screen | Hardware | Memory | Software | Main Camera | Selfie camera | Cellular | Connectivity | Battery | Audio | Sensors | Performance Benchmark

Huawei nova 5T Release dateCommon

Brand and model

Huawei nova 5T

Launch date

2019, August

Huawei nova 5T PricePrice

First price

340 EUR

Huawei nova 5T dimension, size, weightDesign


6.07 in (154.3 mm)


2.91 in ( 74 mm)


0.31 in ( 7.8 mm)


6.14 oz (174 grams)

Build materials

Front/back glass, aluminum frame

Water resistant


Black, Crush Blue, Midsummer Purple


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Huawei nova 5T screenScreen

Technology IPS LCD

6.26 in

Screen Area

96.2 cm2


1080 x 2340 px

Points per inch

412 PPI

Color Depth


Ratio (height:width)


Ratio (screen:body)


Screen protector

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Huawei nova 5T ProcessorHardware


- HiSilicon Kirin 980 (7 nm)


- Octa-core (2x2.6 GHz Cortex-A76 & 2x1.92 GHz Cortex-A76 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A55)


- Mali-G76 MP10

Huawei nova 5T Memory and storageMemory

Internal Memory


Memory Card Slot


Huawei nova 5T SoftwareSoftware

Operating System (OS)

Android 9.0 (Pie), EMUI 9.1

User Interface

Huawei nova 5T main camera specsMain Camera

Number of Cameras



-48 MP, f/1.8, 28mm (wide), 1/2'', 0.8µm, PDAF
-16 MP, f/2.2, 13mm (ultrawide), 1/3.1''
-2 MP, f/2.4, 27mm (wide), dedicated macro camera
-2 MP, f/2.4, depth sensor


LED flash, HDR, panorama

Video Recording 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60fps; gyro-EIS

Huawei nova 5T selfie camera specsSelfie camera

Number of Cameras



-32 MP, f/2.0, 0.8µm



Video Recording 1080p@30fps, gyro-EIS

Huawei nova 5T Cellular BandsCellular

Bands GSM / HSPA / LTE
-2G - GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
-3G - HSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
-4G - LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 26(850), 28(700), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500)
SIM Card Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A

Huawei nova 5T wifi bluetooth gps nfcConnectivity

Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, aptX HD, LE
GPS Yes, with dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS
USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go

Huawei nova 5T Battery type and CapacityBattery


3750 mAh


 Non-removable Li-Po


-Fast battery charging 22.5W (50% in 24 min)

Huawei nova 5T sound and multimediaAudio

Headphone Jack No
Radio No
Others -Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
-32-bit/192kHz audio


Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass

Other specifications


Performance Benchmark

Huawei nova 5T antutu score Antutu Score

Antutu 9 Score467168 (Position 449 out of 1347)
Antutu 8 Score400958 (Position 182 out of 1146)
Antutu 7 Score376006 (Position 14 out of 2128)

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Huawei nova 5T geekbench ScoreGeekbench Score

GeekBench 6 Single Core791 (Position 230 out of 578)
GeekBench 6 Multi Core2081 (Position 222 out of 577)
GeekBench 6 Vulkan3601 (Position 89 out of 282)
GeekBench 6 OpenCL1282 (Position 214 out of 325)
GeekBench 5 Single Core679 (Position 550 out of 1884)
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core2256 (Position 508 out of 1873)

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Disclaimer: This information is based on public data and official specifications from Huawei. However, there may be differences in specifications.

Review of Huawei nova 5T

The Huawei Nova 5T is a device worthy of battling Xiaomi's top smartphones. This modern device offers a competitive combination of pros and cons at a relatively affordable price. The model has received a flagship HiSilicon Kirin 980 processor from the Huawei company, and its other features resemble those of mid-range devices. These include a 6.26-inch IPS display, a 48-megapixel main camera and a 3,750mAh battery with 22.5W fast charging.
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Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Huawei nova 5T cost?

The price of the Huawei nova 5T varies based on the specific model and storage capacity. As of the latest update, the base model starts at 340 EUR. Prices increase for models with larger storage capacity and additional features.

When did the Huawei nova 5T come out?

Huawei nova 5T mobile was launched on in these colors: Black, Crush Blue, Midsummer Purple.

What is the size and weight of Huawei nova 5T ?

The Huawei nova 5T has dimensions of Height: 154.3 mm Width: 74 mm Thickness: 7.8 mm and weighs approximately 174 grams.

What is the screen size and resolution of Huawei nova 5T?

When measured as a standard rectangular shape, the screen is 6.26 inches diagonally offering a resolution of 1080 x 2340 px at a pixel density of 412 ppi.

How much memory and storage does a Huawei nova 5T have?

Device comes with chipset HiSilicon Kirin 980 (7 nm) with processor Octa-core (2x2.6 GHz Cortex-A76 & 2x1.92 GHz Cortex-A76 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A55). Huawei nova 5T is available with internal memory of 128GB 8GB RAM.

What are the main camera specifications and megapixels of the Huawei nova 5T?

The device have a Quad rear camera setup with specs of 48 MP, f/1.8, 28mm (wide), 1/2'', 0.8µm, PDAF 16 MP, f/2.2, 13mm (ultrawide), 1/3.1'' 2 MP, f/2.4, 27mm (wide), dedicated macro camera 2 MP, f/2.4, depth sensor and features like LED flash, HDR, panorama

What are the front camera specs and MP of the Huawei nova 5T?

The device comes with Single front camera setup with specs of 32 MP, f/2.0, 0.8µm and features like HDR