Huawei Nova 3 vs Nothing Phone (2a): Side by Side Specs Comparison

This is a side-by-side smartphone specs comparison of the Huawei Nova 3 and Nothing Phone (2a).

The Huawei Nova 3 has a 6.3-inch display, HiSilicon Kirin 970 processor, cameras, 4G LTE connectivity, and 3750mAh battery.

Meanwhile, the Nothing Phone (2a) has a 6.7-inch display, MediaTek Dimensity 7200 Pro (4 nm) processor, dual cameras, 5G connectivity, and 5000mAh battery.


Specs Huawei Nova 3 Nothing Phone (2a)
Picture Huawei Nova 3
3.9/5 stars (37 ratings)
× Nothing Phone (2a)
3.9/5 stars (11 ratings)
Screen 6.3-inch FHD+ IPS LCD Display (1080 x 2340 Pixels, 409 ppi) with 19.5:9 Aspect Ratio, Curved Edges, Rounded Corners and Notch 6.7-inch FHD+ AMOLED Display (1080 x 2412 Pixels, 394 ppi) with Corning Gorilla Glass 5, 20:9 Aspect Ratio, 120Hz Refresh Rate, 1300nits peak brightness, HDR10+, and punch-hole
OS Android 8.1 Oreo with EMUI 8.2 Android 14 with Nothing OS 2.5
Chipset HiSilicon Kirin 970 MediaTek Dimensity 7200 Pro (4 nm)
CPU Octa Core CPU
4x Cortex-A73 @ 2.36GHz & 4x Cortex-A53 @ 1.8GHz
Octa Core CPU
2x Cortex-A715 @ 2.8GHz & 6x Cortex-A510 @ 2.0GHz
GPU Mali-G72 MP12 Mali-G610 MC4
RAM 6 GB 8GB or 12GB of RAM
Rear Camera Dual Camera: 24 + 16 Megapixels (B&W f/2.0 Aperture + RGB f/1.8 Aperture)
Phase Detection Autofocus
LED Flash
A.I. Scene Detection and EIS
Dual Cameras:
50MP Main Camera (f/1.88 Aperture, Autofocus, OIS)
50MP Ultra-wide (f/2.2 Aperture, 114˚ FoV)
-LED Flash
-Up to 4K video recording with EIS
Front Camera Dual Camera: 24 + 2 Megapixels (f/2.0 Aperture)
- A.I. Beauty
32 Megapixels (f/2.2 Aperture)
- Up to 1080p@60fps video recording
Storage 128GB 128GB or 256GB
Expansion 256GB via microSD None
SIM Dual SIM (Nano-SIM) Dual SIM (Nano-SIM)
Networks 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, 2G EDGE & GPRS Networks 5G, 4G LTE (with VoLTE), 3G HSPA+, 2G EDGE & GPRS Networks
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac (Dual Band) Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac/6
NFC No Yes
Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.2 Bluetooth 5.3
Position A-GPS GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, QZSS
USB OTG Yes Yes
USB USB Type-C USB Type-C
3.5mm Audio Jack Yes No
Audio Enhancement None Stereo Dual Speakers
FM Radio Yes No
Sensors Face Recognition & Fingerprint Sensor
Proximity Sensor & Ambient Light Sensor
Compass, Gyroscope & Accelerometer
Face Recognition & Fingerprint Sensor
Proximity Sensor & Ambient Light Sensor
Compass, Gyroscope & Accelerometer
Multi-LED Notification Lights ("Glyph Interface") at the back
Battery 3750 mAh Li-Po Battery (Non-removable)

9V/2A Charging
5000 mAh Li-Po Battery (Non-removable)
45W Fast Charging (100% in 60 minutes)
Material Glass with Metal Frame Glass front, Polycarbonate back (IP54 dust & splash resistant)
Size 157 x 73.7 x 7.3 mm 161.74 x 76.32 x 8.55 mm
Weight 166 g 190 g
Colors Black, Purple, Red, Blue and Gold Black, White
Release Date July 28, 2018 March 5, 2024
Price 25,990.00 - Official Price in the Philippines 18,990.00 - Official price of 8GB+128GB version in the Philippines
20,990.00 - Official price of 12GB+256GB version in the Philippines
Buy Online Huawei Nova 3 on Lazada
Huawei Nova 3 on Shopee
Nothing Phone (2a) on Lazada
Nothing Phone (2a) on Shopee

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