ZTE today has launched a new version of the Nubia Z17 Mini in India and the new mobile comes with 6 GB of Ram, priced at Rs. 21,499. The new version is called as Limited Edition Z17 Mini.
The 6 GB Ram smartphones are getting cheaper and lot of manufacturers are coming with new smartphones with 6 GB Ram at affordable price. The early 6 GB ram phone was the OnePlus 3 which was affordable but now we even have phones like Coolpad Coolplay 6 (Price Rs. 15000) which cost way less.
ZTE Z17 Mini Limited Edition
The new ZTE Nubia Z17 Mini will be available to purchase from Amzon.in starting 15th September 2017. Nubia launched the original Z17 – Mini in India in June 2017. The smartphone came at a price tag of Rs. 19,999 and offers – 4 GB RAM, 64 GB storage, Snapdragon 652. All of these specs have been upgraded in the new version of the Z17 Mini launched today.
ZTE has also dropped the price of older model from Rs. 19,999 to Rs. 15,999.
The new Nubia Z17 Mini is powered by the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 653 Octa-Core processor and comes with 6 GB of Ram. The Qualcomm Snapdragon 653 is a beast and offers much superior performance compared to the Snapdragon 625 used in many phones like Xiaomi Mi A1 or newly launched Asus Zenfone 4 selfie pro.
The storage is also bumped to 128 GB (internal) and also has support for microsd card upto 200 GB.
The smartphone also comes with the Adreno 510 GPU which is excellent for Gaming and graphics tasks.
The smartphone comes with 5.2 Inch Full HD Display and also has corning gorilla glass as well as 2.5D curved glass. The display comes with InCell technology which makes it thinner and also has 424 PPi pixel density.
The smartphone comes with a metallic build with Dual Rear cameras placed at the top left corner. The Dual rear camera module has a red ring around it to create a unique look. The smartphone also has a fingerprint scanner which is located at the back of the device.
Though the key highlight of the Nubia Z17 is it’s Dual rear camera which comes with 13 Megapixel lens (Sony IMX258 RGB + MONO) – One RGB and the other monochrome sensor. The smartphone camera has 0.1 seconds PDAF hybrid focus to lock on the subject faster.
The camera lens comes with f/2.2 aperture which is not too high and is protected by the Sapphire Glass cover.
Notably, the Nubia Z17 also delight the shutterbugs with it’s front 16 Megapixel front camera. It takes detailed selfies with 80 degree wide angle, f/2.0 aperture front selfie camera. The Front camera on the Z17 Mini also comes with Live Video beautify function to improve your live videos and video chat.
It is not a perfect phone, it comes with the legacy Android Marshmallow 6.0 and has the custom Nubia UI 4.0. While we are at the verge of getting Android O on some of the phones in the coming months ZTE is still stuck in the medieval age as far as software is concerned on this mobile.
The Z17 Mini comes with 2900 mAH capacity battery and also supports fast charging. For connectivity, the Nubia Z17 mini comes with the modern USB Type C port and also has a 3.5 mm headphone jack.
The smartphone comes with Dual sim support and also supports 4G LTE as well as VOLTE.
Major Pros Nubia Z17 Mini
- Great Processor, 6 GB RAM
- Large 128 GB Storage
- Dual Rear camera
- 16 MP Front Selfie Camera
Major Cons for the Nubia Z17 Mini
- Comes with dated Android Marshmallow OS.
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