After introducing the Nova 7 SE 5G a couple of weeks go, Huawei Malaysia is finally offering the higher-spec model, the Nova 7 5G in Malaysia next week. It boasts better internals with 5G support and it is still priced under RM2,000.
Pricing and availability
The new 5G device will go on sale starting from the 7th July 2020 on the Huawei Online Store. It is officially priced at RM1,999 with 8GB RAM + 256GB of storage. As a comparison, the more affordable Nova 7 SE 5G is priced at RM1,499 with 8GB RAM + 128GB storage. The Nova 7 is offered in two colour options – Midsummer Purple and Space Silver.
As an introductory offer, the device is bundled with freebies worth RM1,571. This includes a Huawei CM510 Mini Speaker Pair, A Huawei AP09S 10,000mAh SuperCharge Powerbank, a Huawei Nova 7 PC Case and 12-months 15GB Huawei Cloud storage.
The Nova 7 5G comes with a 6.53″ OLED display that pushes a Full HD+ resolution of 2400×1080 pixels. It runs on a 7nm Kirin 985 5G chipset that comes with 8GB RAM and 256GB of storage.
For taking pictures, it gets a quad-camera setup at the rear, which features a 64MP main camera, an 8MP ultra-wide-angle shooter, an 8MP telephoto camera with 3x optical zoom and a 2MP macro camera. On the display, it gets a punch-hole on the top left corner which houses a 32MP selfie camera.
Powering the device is a 4,000mAh battery which supports Huawei’s 40W SuperCharge via USB-C. The device runs on EMUI 10.1.1 that’s based on Android 10. However, it doesn’t come pre-loaded with Google apps and services, and you’ll have to depend on Huawei’s AppGallery to discover and download apps.