The Huawei Nova 2i is now out! After much hype, Huawei’s mid-range, quad-camera, smartphone is now available in stores. If you’re one of the lucky ones to get the Huawei Nova 2i today, then you’ll be treated with a JBL Bluetooth speaker.

Launched in China as the Maimang 6, the Huawei Nova 2i sports quad-cameras with 16MP + 2MP rear cameras and 13MP + 2MP at the front. The rear cameras are further supplemented by AF, OIS, and PDAF for a better photography experience. You can also check out our sample shots to see how good the cameras of the Nova 2i are.

The screen has also jumped on the 18:9 display with the Nova 2i having a 5.9-inch FullHD, 18:9 display with 2.5 curved glass on top. Meanwhile, processing is handled by a Kirin 659 octa-core SoC complemented with 4GB of RAM. The whole device runs on Android 7.0 Nougat with Huawei’s latest EMUI on top. Here are its full specs:

ChipsetKirin 659 octa-core SoC
Display5.9-inch FullHD, 18:9, 2.5D curved glass
OSAndroid 7.0 Nougat
Rear Camera16MP + 2MP, AF, OIS, PDAF
Front Camera13MP + 2MP
Storage64GB expandable via microSD
ConnectivityDual-SIM, 4G, LTE, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, A-GPS, USB Type-C
OthersFingerprint Scanner


Our friends from IntoGadgets sold out their day one promo in just one hour of its release.

In SM Mall of Asia, where the Nova 2i was officially released, 400 buyers came around to get their brand new Huawei Nova 2i along with their free JBL speakers.

If you missed the day one JBL speaker promo, Huawei is offering a new promo. Buyers will now get a free Bluetooth speaker worth PhP 3,000 if they purchase the Huawei Nova 2i from today until November 18, 2017.