Nubia, a subsidiary brand of ZTE had launched the Nubia Z17 Mini last week in China but the smartphone went up for its first sale today after reservations have been closed. Reports coming out from the first flash sale is that the Z17 Mini was sold out in just a minute. The sales within the period was also a record figure with the total exceeding 100 million Yuan across all channels. The device went on sale simultaneously on Jingdong (JD.com), Tmall, Suning and on Nubia’s official website.
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The key highlight of the smartphone is its dual 13-megapixel rear cameras, one with monochrome lens and the other one with RGB lens, offering crisp shots. It has ultra fast focus in 0.1 seconds and supports aperture adjustment from f/1.0 to f/16.0. It also has a 16-megapixel front-facing camera with 80-degree wide-angle lens.
The phone packs a 5.2-inch 1080p 2.5D curved glass display, is powered by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 652 / 653 processor, has a unibody metal design and is just 7.45mm thick. Nubia Z17 Mini comes with 4 & 6 GB RAM options and 64GB internal storage which can also be expanded.
The phone packs a 2950 mAh battery which supports fast charging. The fingerprint scanner sits in the rear of the device, just above the Nubia branding. Additionally, Z17 Mini also supports 4G VoLTE, NFC and comes with a USB Type-C port.
Nubia Z17 Mini Colors & Pricing
The Nubia Z17 Mini comes in Elegant Black, Black with Gold, Champagne Gold and Red colors. It is priced at 1699 yuan (US$ 246 / 16,000 approx.) for the 4GB RAM with Snapdragon 652 version, while the 6GB RAM with Snapdragon 653 version costs 1999 yuan (US$ 289 / 18830 approx.).
Nubia Z17 Mini Specifications
|Display||5.2-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD 2.5D curved glass display with 1500:1 contrast ratio, 85% NTSC color gamut.|
|Camera||Rear – 13MP (monochrome) + 13MP (RGB) Dual cameras with Sony IMX258 sensor, f/2.2 aperture, OIS, 4K video recording|
Front- 16MP front-facing camera, f/2.0 aperture, 80-degree wide-angle lens
|Processor||Snapdragon 652 / 653 processor|
|GPU||Adreno 510 GPU|
|Storage||64 GB, expandable up to 128GB microSD|
|Battery||2950mAh battery with fast charging|
|Features||4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.1, NFC, USB Type-C, Fingerprint sensor|
|Dimensions||146.65×72.5×7.45mm, Weight- 155g|
|OS||Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) with Nubia UI 4.0|
|Color||Elegant Black, Black with Gold, Champagne Gold, and Red|
|Price||4GB /Snapdragon 652 - 1699 yuan (US$ 246 / 16,000 approx.)|
6GB /Snapdragon 653 - 1999 yuan (US$ 289 / 18830 approx.)