ZTE brand Nubia has unveiled its latest premium offering – the Nubia Z17 at an Event in Beijing. The ZTE Nubia Z17 may be the most powerful phone to come out of China yet. The Z17 is only the second phone to come with 8GB of RAM, and the first to support Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 4+, which will recharge the battery to 50 percent in 25 minutes.
— The Nubia Z17 comes with top-notch specifications:
- 5.5-inch 1080p display
- Snapdragon 835 processor
- 8GB of RAM, 128GB of storage
- Dual rear cameras (23MP +12MP), 16MP front camera
- Dolby Atmos speaker and IR Blaster
- Android 7.1.1 Nougat, 3,200mAh battery, Quick Charge 4+
The Nubia Z17 has been launched in three variants – the first one has a 6GB RAM/ 64GB storage and it is priced at CNY 2,799 (roughly Rs. 26,400), the second one is with 6GB RAM/ 128GB storage and is priced at CNY 3,399 (roughly Rs. 32,100), and the top-end one is with 8GB RAM/ 128GB storage and is priced at CNY 3,999 (roughly Rs. 37,700).
As far as Design is concerned, ZTE Nubia Z17 has been launched in as many as five color options – Aurora Blue, Black Gold, Obsidian Black, Solar Gold, and Flame Red. There are no bezels on the left and right edge of the smartphone, but the top and bottom chin have bezels to support sensors, front camera, and more. The smartphone is seen sporting a fingerprint sensor in the middle.
Coming to Camera, The smartphone’s big highlights are its dual camera setup at the back. The 23 MP + 12 MP camera combo supports 2x optical zoom and up to 10x Dynamic zoom, just like the iPhone 7 Plus. The selfie snapper is 16 MP with f/2.0 aperture and 80-degree wide-angle lens.
The device comes with Android 7.1.1 Nougat with Nubia UI 5.0 out of the box. It has a feature called NeoPower 3.0, dedicated to suspend background processes and to give the 3,200 mAh battery up to two days of usage with one charge. The phone now has IP67 certification and can dive up to 1 meter under water.
“By launching the new Z17, nubia demonstrates continued commitment to setting new performance standards and inspiring creative expression,” says Ni Fei, GM of Nubia smartphone.
ZTE is not confirmed yet when the Nubia Z17 will hit India. As of now, we can say on-paper specifications of Phone looks promising.