ZTE has yesterday unveiled the successor to the Z9 Mini and strangely they named it as Z11 Mini, not as Z10 Mini.
The smartphone comes with a premium build, that has been inherent by the Nubia series.
The Nubia Z11 Mini sport a glass and metal build with 2.5 D curved glass . The red ring on the front home capacitive button distinguish the smartphone from tirade of other Chinese devices.
The Nubia Z11 Mini looks gorgeous and comes with a 5.0 inch Full HD (1920*1080) pixels display, with 443 PPI.
The smartphone has one of the best camera’s you will find with a price tag of 1500 Yuan ( Rs. 15,500). The Nubia Z11 Mini is available to pre-order on the company website for 1500 Yuan and will go on sale starting 25th April 2016.
The smartphone comes with 16 Megapixel rear camera with Sony Sensor and ZTE’s “mobile phone professional photography system” a.k.a Neovision 5.8. The camera lens comes with f/2.0 aperture for capturing more light , 6P lens and a fast autofocus system.
The front camera is also decent with 8 Mega pixel Sony lens with 1.4 micron pixels and wide angle.
The Nubia Z9 Mini also has quite similar camera specs and is known for its photography prowess. The Nubia Z11 Mini beyond having a good camera system, gorgeous design and FHD display falls a bit short on the expectations of Nubia Fans.
The smartphone is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 Octa-Core processor clocked at 1.5 Ghz and comes with Adreno 410 GPU. The Nubia Z11 Mini comes with 3 GB Ram which is decent to run the Android Lollipop OS.
The ZTE Nubia Z11 Mini comes with a fingerprint scanner at the back of the device, which offers fast unlocking. It also serves the purpose of a dedicated button to take selfies which is really handy for people obsessed with selfies.
ZTE Nubia Z11 Mini has support for 4G LTE as well VOLTE (voice over LTE). You can make calls using data with better clarity utilizing the VOLTE technology.
The Nubia comes with Hybrid Dual Sim support which standard for most smartphones these days. There is 64 Gb of internal storage on the device which can further be augmented with 128 GB of memory card.
The battery capacity is also great with 2800 mAH non removable Li-ion battery. Sufficient to last all day with good amount of usage.
ZTE Nubia Z11 Mini also offers support for Bluetooth , Wifi and micro- usb along with the USB OTG support.
Overall it is great looking smartphone with exceptional camera, display and large storage for very affordable price.