Huawei nova 8 vs Huawei nova 12 SE: Side by Side Specs Comparison

This is a side-by-side smartphone specs comparison of the Huawei nova 8 and Huawei nova 12 SE.

The Huawei nova 8 has a 6.57-inch display, Huawei Kirin 820E processor, quad cameras, 4G LTE connectivity, and 3800mAh battery.

Meanwhile, the Huawei nova 12 SE has a 6.67-inch display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 680 (6 nm) processor, triple cameras, 4G LTE connectivity, and 4500mAh battery.


Specs Huawei nova 8 Huawei nova 12 SE
Picture Huawei nova 8
3.3/5 stars (85 ratings)
× Huawei nova 12 SE
3.9/5 stars (11 ratings)
Screen 6.57-inch FHD+ OLED Display (1080 x 2340 Pixels, 392 ppi) with 19.5:9 Aspect Ratio, 90Hz Aspect Ratio, HDR10, and Punch-hole 6.67-inch FHD+ OLED Display (1080 x 2400 Pixels, 395 ppi) with 20:9 Aspect Ratio, 90Hz Refresh Rate, and punch-hole
OS HarmonyOS 2 with EMUI 12 EMUI 14
Chipset Huawei Kirin 820E Qualcomm Snapdragon 680 (6 nm)
CPU Hexa Core CPU
3x Cortex-A76 @ 2.22GHz & 3x Cortex-A55 @ 1.84GHz
Octa Core CPU
4x Cortex-A73 @ 2.4GHz & 4x Cortex-A53 @ 1.9GHz
GPU Mali-G57 MP6 Adreno 610
RAM 8 GB 8 GB
Rear Camera Quad Cameras:
64MP Main Camera (f/1.9 Aperture, PD Autofocus, EIS)
8MP Ultra-wide (f/2.4 Aperture, 120˚ FoV)
2MP Macro (f/2.4 Aperture)
2MP Depth Sensor
-LED Flash
-Up to 4K Video Recording
Triple Cameras:
108MP Main Camera (f/1.9 Aperture, Autofocus)
8MP Ultra-wide (f/2.2 Aperture, 112˚ FoV)
2MP Macro (f/2.4 Aperture)
-LED Flash
-Up to 1080p video recording with EIS
Front Camera 32 Megapixels (f/2.0 Aperture)
- Up to 4K Video Recording
32 Megapixels (f/2.5 Aperture)
- Up to 1080p video recording
Storage 128GB 256GB
Expansion None None
SIM Dual SIM (Nano-SIM) Dual SIM (Nano-SIM)
Networks 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, 2G EDGE & GPRS Networks 4G LTE, 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 (dual band)
NFC Yes Yes
Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.0 Bluetooth 5.0
Position GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, and QZSS GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
USB OTG Yes Yes
USB USB Type-C USB Type-C
3.5mm Audio Jack No No
Audio Enhancement None None
FM Radio No 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
Battery 3800 mAh Li-Po Battery (Non-removable)
66W Fast Charging (Huawei SuperCharge, 100% in 35 minutes)
4500 mAh Li-Po Battery (Non-removable)
66W Fast Charging (HUAWEI SuperCharge, 100% in 32 minutes)
Material Glass Front with Matte Glass-like Back Glass front, Polycarbonate back
Size 160.12 x 74.1 x 7.64 mm 162.39 x 75.47 x 7.39 mm
Weight 169 g 186 g
Colors Blush Gold Black, Green
Release Date August 12, 2021 April 22, 2024
Price 19,999.00 - Official Price in the Philippines 15,999.00 - Official Price in the Philippines
Buy Online Huawei nova 8 on Lazada
Huawei nova 8 on Shopee
Huawei nova 12 SE on Lazada
Huawei nova 12 SE on Shopee

Compare with another smartphone:



vs





Suggested Comparisons with the Huawei nova 8: