Lenovo India has officially launched the Zuk Z1 in India.
The phone sports a 5.5-inch Full HD 1080P display, and runs on CyanogenOS 12.1 based on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop. The Lenovo Z1 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor clocked a 2.5GHz, with 3GB of RAM and an Adreno 330 GPU. It has 64GB of internal storage with no micro SD card slot.
The main camera on the Zuk Z1 is a Sony Exmor RS stack sensor 13.0 megapixel rear camera with Dual LED Flash, Optical Image Stabilization (OIS), and an f/2.2 aperture. The front camera is an 8 megapixel selfie lens.
Connectivity options on the Z1 include Dual SIM Dual 4G LTE, 3G, 2G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, GLONASS, and a USB Type C connector. The phone has a front facing fingerprint scanner (physical home button) with Qualcomm Touch ID. Other sensors include a gyroscope, a compass, an accelerometer, a proximity sensor, a hall sensor, and an ambient light sensor.
The phone is backed by a massive 4100 mAh battery, and comes in 1 colour: Dark Grey.
Lenovo Z1 Technical Specifications:
- Display: 5.5-inch Full HD 1080P, 401 PPI
- Operating System: CyanogenOS OS 12.1 based on Android 5.1.1
- Processor: 2.5GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 801
- Memory: 3GB LPDDR3 RAM
- GPU: Adreno 330
- Storage: 64GB internal storage
- Main Camera: Sony Exmor RS stack sensor,13.0 megapixels, Dual LED Flash, Optical Image Stabilization (OIS), f/2.2 aperture
- Front Camera: 8 megapixels
- Connectivity: Dual SIM cards (Nano SIM 4G + 4G) (World Wide) TDD ( bands: 38 39 40 41) and FDD (bands: 1 3 7), WiFi, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS & GLONASS
- Battery: 4100mAh
- Sensor: Fingerprint scanner with Qualcomm Touch ID, Three-axis gyro, Digital compass, Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Hall sensor, Ambient light sensor
- Ports: USB Type-C port
- Weight 175g
- Dimensions: 155.7 x 77.3 x 8.9 mm
- Colours: White, Dark Grey
The Lenovo Z1 has been priced at Rs 13499 in India. The low price is not unexpected, and in fact we predicted this previously, considering that the Lenovo Vibe X3 retails in the 20k budget, and also that the Snapdragon is now very outdated.
The Lenovo Z1 will go on sale on Amazon India, on May 19th (next Thursday), and the registrations for the same will begin at 1:00 PM today.