A few days back, a phone that has not been officially confirmed or announced yet – Huawei Nova 5i – was spotted on Geekbench. The same device also received regulatory certificates in two countries. Now, Geekbench has listed a new variant of Huawei Nova 5i smartphone that comes with 6GB of RAM. We should mention that the one that had surfaced online earlier had 4GB of RAM. The listing on Geekbench also says that Huawei Nova 5i smartphone will be powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 710 SoC and run Android 9.0 Pie.
The 6GB RAM variant of Huawei Nova 5i that has been spotted on Geekbench comes with the model number ‘HUAWEI GLK-LX2′. We should mention that two other separate listings have been spotted earlier under the same model number. Coming to the scores of the of Huawei Nova 5i on Geekbench, the smartphone scored 1516 and 1530 in the single-core test and it got 5193 and 5233 on the multi-core test.
According to Geekbench, the upcoming smartphone will be powered by an octa-core SoC clocked at 1.71GHz and it will pack 6GB of RAM.
Speaking of the other variant of Huawei Nova 5i smartphone that was spotted on Geekbench recently, it had the model number ‘HUAWEI GLK-LX3. While it is powered by the same processor that powers the 6GB RAM variant of the handset, it packs 4GB of RAM. Going by the Geekbench listing, it is easy to assume that HUAWEI GLK-LX2 will be the high-end model of Huawei Nova 5i with 6GB of RAM. The HUAWEI GLK-LX3 is speculated to be the base model that will house 4GB of RAM.
We should mention that Huawei’s Nova series of smartphones were made available internationally under the company’s ‘P Lite’ moniker. Other reports about the Huawei Nova 5i suggest that it will come with a 5.84-inch full-HD+ hole-punch display and feature a quad-rear camera setup on its back. The display of the smartphone will come with a selfie camera embedded in it so that the user can get a full-screen experience without a notch.
According to the database by NCC, the smartphone will pack 128GB of internal storage and can hold a microSD card of up to 512GB. The smartphone will come with a USB Type-C port. However, since there is no official word on the launch of Huawei Nova 5i, we recommend you to take all this information with a grain of salt.
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