Huawei target mid-tier buyers with Nova 3e and Nova 2 Lite

Huawei are gearing up to win over mid-tier smartphone shoppers with the new Nova 3e and Nova 2 Lite, due for release on May 18.

Announced at the Sydney launch of the company's flagship P20 Pro, Huawei Australia's managing director Larking Huang says that "the HUAWEI nova 3e and nova 2lite provide intelligent and highly sought after features at great value, this is testament to our ability to produce quality smartphone technology, whether it be dual cameras, face unlock, fingerprint scanning and AI image integration.”

The cheaper of the two at $299, the Nova 2 Lite comes with a 13-megapixel and 2-megapixel dual camera, 32GB of storage, 3GB of RAM, a 5.99-inch HD+ FullView Display and a 8-megapixel front-facing camera with a 10-level beauty mode.

Then, at $399, the Nova 3e boasts a 16-megapixel and 2-megapixel dual camera, Quick Charge 2.0, 64GB of on-board memory, 4GB RAM and a 5.84-inch FullView Display FHD+ screen.

Both the HUAWEI nova 3e and 2lite sport the latest EMUI 8.0 skin of Android, Micro-SD card slots, a 3000mAh battery and a matching set of fingerprint and facial recognition sensors.

According to Huang, "our HUAWEI nova 3e and 2lite are game-changers when it comes to delivering the image results that consumers seek, whether it be the 13-megapixel and 2-megapixel camera in the nova 2lite that provides the bokeh effect efficiently and effectively, the nova 3e’s 16-megapixel front-facing camera with light stabilisation for the perfect selfie, or even the 10-level beauty mode in the nova2lite, there is no doubt consumers have never been offered camera capabilities in this market tier.”

HUAWEI nova 3e & nova 2 lite will be available on 18 May for $399 and $299 respectively, in Midnight Black and Klein Blue, from retailers JB Hi-Fi, Harvey Norman, Mobileciti and Big W.

Join the newsletter!

Or

Sign up to gain exclusive access to email subscriptions, event invitations, competitions, giveaways, and much more.

Membership is free, and your security and privacy remain protected. View our privacy policy before signing up.

Error: Please check your email address.

Tags HuaweiHuawei Nova 3eHuawei Nova 2 Lite

Keep up with the latest tech news, reviews and previews by subscribing to the Good Gear Guide newsletter.
Fergus Halliday
Show Comments

Most Popular Reviews

Latest Articles

Resources

PCW Evaluation Team

Jack Jeffries

MSI GS75

As the Maserati or BMW of laptops, it would fit perfectly in the hands of a professional needing firepower under the hood, sophistication and class on the surface, and gaming prowess (sports mode if you will) in between.

Taylor Carr

MSI PS63

The MSI PS63 is an amazing laptop and I would definitely consider buying one in the future.

Christopher Low

Brother RJ-4230B

This small mobile printer is exactly what I need for invoicing and other jobs such as sending fellow tradesman details or step-by-step instructions that I can easily print off from my phone or the Web.

Aysha Strobbe

Microsoft Office 365/HP Spectre x360

Microsoft Office continues to make a student’s life that little bit easier by offering reliable, easy to use, time-saving functionality, while continuing to develop new features that further enhance what is already a formidable collection of applications

Michael Hargreaves

Microsoft Office 365/Dell XPS 15 2-in-1

I’d recommend a Dell XPS 15 2-in-1 and the new Windows 10 to anyone who needs to get serious work done (before you kick back on your couch with your favourite Netflix show.)

Maryellen Rose George

Brother PT-P750W

It’s useful for office tasks as well as pragmatic labelling of equipment and storage – just don’t get too excited and label everything in sight!

Featured Content

Don’t have an account? Sign up here

Don't have an account? Sign up now

Forgot password?