A statement from the company said the device had a rear quad-camera setup with a 48MP main sensor, 16MP ultra-wide sensor and 2MP macro and bokeh lenses.
The firm's Super Night Mode and AI Image stabilisation are claimed to ensure excellent shots in a full range of lighting scenarios, while the 32MP front-facing camera is said to provide sharp images for selfies and video calls.
The nova 5T has an "impressive" display with colours and in-depth detail offered by the 6.26-inch Huawei Punch FullView display. There are AI-enhanced video editing tools to refine content on the go.
The nova 5T black model. Supplied
"With our lightning fast Kirin 980 chipset, long lasting battery and pro-grade camera, users will experience features to a standard expected with flagship models, all for an unbelievable price.”
The smartphone can be obtained from JB Hi-Fi, The Good Guys, and Mobileciti.
Colours Crush Blue and Black
Dimensions 154.3 x 74.0 x 7.87 mm
CPU Kirin 980, 7nm, 2x NPU. Octa-Core (2 x Cortex-A76 2.6 GHz+ 2 x Cortex-A76 1.92 GHz + 4 x Cortex-A55 1.8 GHz)
RAM 8 GB
Internal Storage 128GB
Display Punch FullView display. 6.26” IPS LCD 2340 x 1080
Front camera 32MP
Rear camera 48MP + 16MP + 2MP + 2MP
Charging 22.5W Supercharge
SIM Dual SIM
Fingerprint sensor Side-mounted
OS Platform Android 9 + EMUI 9.1