As expected, ZTE’s nubia has announced their latest flagship smartphone Z17 at an event in China. The most highlighting feature of this device is powerful Snapdragon 835 chipset and whooping 8GB of RAM. Let’s check out the other specs.
nubia Z17 comes with a unibody design made out of metal. The device features 5.5-inch Full HD display with 450 nits brightness and a resolution of 1920×1080 pixels. The display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass. The handset is powered by 2.45GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 835 processor with Adreno 540 GPU. In terms of RAM and storage, the device comes in three variants – 6GB RAM+64GB storage, 6GB RAM+128GB storage, 8GB RAM+128GB storage. The storage can also be expanded using microSD card. Out of the box, the device runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat with Nubia UI 5.0 on the top.
nubia Z17 features 12MP+23MP dual rear camera at the back with dual-tone LED flash. The primary 12MP snapper comes with f/1.8 aperture, 0.03-second dual pixel focus. While the secondary 23MP shooter is used 10x dynamic zoom and 2x optical zoom. On the front, the device has a 16MP shooter with NeoVision 7.0 camera features.
The device sports a Fingerprint sensor at the back. It also features Dolby Atmos speaker for better audio enhancement and Infrared sensor if you like to use your phone as a remote controller. The device has IP67 certification and can survive up to 1-meter deep water. Under the hood, the handset has a 3200mAh battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge 4.0 for the fast charging support.
nubia Z17 comes with a price tag of 2799 yuan ($411) for the 6GB RAM and 64GB storage variant. The 6GB RAM and 128GB storage variant is priced at 3399 yuan ($499) while the 8GB RAM and 128GB storage variant is priced at 3999 yuan ($587). It comes in Gold, Gold, Black, Blue and Red colors. The device will be up for sale from 6th June and it is up for order from today.