Huawei is on the marathon this Dashain 2075. They are launching new phones back to back. Just after the launch of new Y9 (2019), the company announced Nova 2 Lite. This phone is in above budget range segment and near to entry of mid range. Huawei Nova 2 Lite price in Nepal is Rs 23,900. This is a very competitive range and by the way it sits near to older Y9 (2018).
Nova 2 Lite is a smaller brother version of last year’s Nova 2i but updated. Huawei is quite strong in the Nepali and global market these days. Nova 2 Lite is their new offering for the upper level budget range consumers. This is a phone which comes with quite bigger screen and decent internal hardware. These days people are using phones with larger screens. As the screens are going bezel-less and tall, people are embracing the newer form factors.
Nova 2 Lite has a good fresh normal design which is decent and casual. In this category most people look for a balanced phone with good specs and design. So lets have a look at the hardware specification of Huawei Nova 2 Lite.
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 Chipset
- Adreno 505 Graphics Processing Unit
- 1.4 GHz octa core processor
- 5.99″ LCD Screen at 720×1440 resolution
- 3 GB RAM and 32 GB on-board storage
- 3000 mAh Lithium Ion battery
- 13 MP f/2.2 + 2 MP rear side cameras
- 8 MP f/2.0 front side camera
Looking at the hardware of this phone we see very normal and standard combinations of hardware. It has got a good octa core processor, modest battery and a huge screen. Huawei is offering dual camera at this price for rear side where the 2 MP one is for depth sensing.
Nova 2 Lite Impressions and Comparisons
Nova 2 Lite looks like a smartphone with the hardware that is standard for the price, market and time. The screen is quite big which is good for movie and video lovers. Everyone has a different need and maybe some people just want bigger screen for normal entertainment. But if you are a person who want balanced phone, lets take a deeper dive.
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3 GB RAM and octa core processor on Snapdragon 430 is a good combination. There is 32 GB storage, micro SD card support and lots of other features. This includes fingerprint sensor, compass and much more. Dual camera at the back can give good results with background blur. Both front and back cameras can produce high resolution’s detailed photos as well.
It is a good phone in a simple look up but lets take a look at market competition. If you are at this price range older Huawei Y9 (2018) also provides great value because it has dual cameras at front side and bigger battery. On smaller addition new Xiaomi Mi A2 Lite is another great option with 4 GB RAM and Android One. Overall speaking, Huawei Nova 2 Lite is a trimmed version of Nova 2 with good hardware, big screen and mediocre internals.