Huawei nova lite goes official, buts it’s quite the familiar face

We’re not saying Huawei’s naming convention is a complete mess, but Huawei’s naming convention is a complete mess. What was announced as the Huawei P8 lite (2017), and is also available in China (and, of all places, in Finland?) as the Honor 8 Lite, has now been launched in Japan as the Huawei nova lite.

The nova lite, being practically identical to the P8 lite (2017), is built around a 5.2-inch FullHD IPS display. The in-house Kirin 655 chipset is on the inside, with a octa-core CPU in charge of doing the number crunching in a 4×2.1GHz + 4×1.7GHz Cortex-A53 config. There is 3GB of…