The smartphone scored 3,821 and 11,963 points in Geekbench 4's single and multi-core tests, respectively.
The benchmark database also revealed key specs of the nova 6 5G - Kirin 990 SoC, 8GB RAM and Android 10, which is likely layered with EMUI 10 atop.
The Huawei nova 6 5G is expected to sport a 6.44" 1080p display, which is confirmed to have an oval-shaped hole in the top-left corner housing a 32MP selfie camera joined by an 8MP ultrawide angle unit with an FOV of 105 degrees.
Huawei in one of its official teaser videos also confirmed the quad camera setup on the back, which is said to have a 60MP main sensor. The smartphone is also rumored to pack a 4,000 mAh battery with 40W charging support.