Huawei nova 9: specs, release date, camera, screen, size, reviews

Added 09.24.21 | Updated 12.24.21

Huawei nova 9

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Huawei nova 9 specs

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

Huawei nova 9 Release dateCommon

Brand and model

Huawei nova 9

Launch date

23 September 2021

Huawei nova 9 PricePrice

First price

$ 500

Huawei nova 9 dimension, size, weightDesign


6.3 inc (160 mm)


2.9 inc ( 73.7 mm)


0.31 inc ( 7.8 mm)


6.17 oz (175 grams)

Water resistant


Starry Blue, Black, Green, Violet

Huawei nova 9 screenScreen

Technology OLED

6.57 inc

Screen Area

106.0 cm2


1080 x 2340 px

Points per inch

392 PPI

Color Depth


Ratio (height:width)


Ratio (screen:body)


Additional Features


Huawei nova 9 ProcessorHardware


Qualcomm SM7325 Snapdragon 778G 4G (6 nm)

Processor CPU

- Octa-core (4x2.4 GHz Kryo 670 & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 670)

Graphics processor GPU

- Adreno 642L

Huawei nova 9 Memory and storageMemory

Internal Memory

128GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 8GB RAM

Memory Card Slot


Huawei nova 9 SoftwareSoftware

Operating System (OS)

HarmonyOS 2.0 (China), EMUI 12 (Europe), no Google Play Services

User Interface

Huawei nova 9 main camera specsMain Camera

Number of Cameras



-50 MP, f/1.9, 23mm (wide), PDAF
-8 MP, f/2.2, (ultrawide)
-2 MP, f/2.4, (depth)
-2 MP, f/2.4, (macro)


LED flash, panorama, HDR

Video Recording 4K@30fps, 1080p@30fps, 720p@240fps, gyro-EIS

Huawei nova 9 selfie camera specsSelfie camera

Number of Cameras



-32 MP, f/2.0, (wide)



Video Recording 4K@30fps, 1080p@30fps, gyro-EIS

Huawei nova 9 Cellular BandsCellular

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SIM Card Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A, 5G

Huawei nova 9 wifi bluetooth gps nfcConnectivity

Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/a/6, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 5.2, A2DP, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS. Up to tri-band: GLONASS (3), BDS (3), GALILEO (2), QZSS (2), NavIC
USB USB Type-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go

Huawei nova 9 Battery type and CapacityBattery


4300 mAh


Li-Po, non-removable


-Fast charging 66W, 60% in 18 min, 100% in 38 min
-Reverse charging

Huawei nova 9 sound and multimediaAudio

Headphone Jack No
Radio No


Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass

Other specifications


Performance Benchmark

Huawei nova 9 antutu score Antutu Score

Antutu 9 Score522365 (Position 376 out of 1346)

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Huawei nova 9 geekbench ScoreGeekbench Score

GeekBench 5 Single Core785 (Position 410 out of 1887)
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core2813 (Position 371 out of 1876)

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

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Huawei nova 9 Reviews and Opinions

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3.95 / 5

Kobus du Plessis

2022-01-12 12:26:17

no Google Play Services on Huawei Nova 9 - what platform do I use to downloads additional Apps etc.?

Frequently Asked Questions

The price of the Huawei nova 9 varies based on the specific model and storage capacity. As of the latest update, the base model starts at $ 500. Prices increase for models with larger storage capacity and additional features.
Huawei nova 9 mobile was launched on September 23, 2021 in these colors: Starry Blue, Black, Green, Violet.
The Huawei nova 9 has dimensions of Height: 160 mm Width: 73.7 mm Thickness: 7.8 mm and weighs approximately 175 grams.
When measured as a standard rectangular shape, the screen is 6.57 inches diagonally offering a resolution of 1080 x 2340 px at a pixel density of 392 ppi.
Device comes with chipset Qualcomm SM7325 Snapdragon 778G 4G (6 nm) with processor Octa-core (4x2.4 GHz Kryo 670 & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 670). Huawei nova 9 is available with internal memory of 128GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 8GB RAM.
The device have a Quad rear camera setup with specs of 50 MP, f/1.9, 23mm (wide), PDAF 8 MP, f/2.2, (ultrawide) 2 MP, f/2.4, (depth) 2 MP, f/2.4, (macro) and features like LED flash, panorama, HDR
The device comes with Single front camera setup with specs of 32 MP, f/2.0, (wide) and features like HDR