Nubia is the ZTE sub-brand, has done great into the smartphone market. With the limited mode of the smartphone providing the quality and satisfaction to the users. Recently ZTE Nubia has launched the Two New Latest Smartphone as Nubia Z17S and Nubia Z17 mini S in the china. Both of the phones are coming with top specification and premium hardware. It can be said that both the phone compete with the companies likes Apple, Samsung, and LG and others.
The Nubia Z17S has been launched in two variants: 6GB RAM with 64 GB another 8GB RAM with 128GB storage. The price of 6GB variant is going to be CNY 2,999 and 8GB at CNY 3,999. On the other hand, the Nubia Z17 miniS will be available at CNY 1,999 (roughly Rs. 20,000). Which could be the best smartphone in the Mid-segment. Both the new Nubia smartphones are now available for pre-orders in China only.
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Nubia Z17S Review & Hands-On Experience
Nubia Z17S Design
Talking about the design, the Nubia Z17S have a great design and build quality. It sports an all-metal body with 3D glass finish at the back with Corning Gorilla Glass fitted on both the sides. The glasses give the shiny look to the phone and also you have to be careful in terms of handling. The Z17S also sports a full-screen display with an 18:9 aspect ratio.
The Z17S is not a bezel-less smartphone but the Display on the sides are nearly bezel-less. It will make you feel like a bezel-less smartphone. The phone has the four cameras featured two on the back and two rear. The fingerprint sensor of the phone is on the back side of the phone, response time is .1 second.
Nubia Z17S Display
The Nubia Z17S features with 5.73-inch LTPS TFT display provides a high contrast display quality. The screen resolution of 1080×2040 pixels will not let you down when you watch an HD movies or videos. As you know that the display holds the 90% of the phone and bezel-less from the sides also. The screen is protected by the Corning Gorilla Glass so in case if the phone will fall from a hight then don’t worry the display will be safe.
Nubia Z17S Performance
The company working on the quality products, not on quantity. So, the hardware is the most considerable aspect in the phone. In the, Nubia Z17S handset is powered by Snapdragon 835 2.45GHz, Octa-Core processor and runs on the company’s Nubia UI 5.1 based on Android 7.1.1 Nougat. In terms of hardware, the handset is ready to compete with Samsung, Apple, Google.
The good hardware needs a good memory to store and run all the apps, games and other things as well. As you know that Nubia Z17S comes with the Two variant one with 6GB RAM + 64GB ROM and other is 8GB RAM and 128GB ROM. We don’t think that after this much of space you will need an extra TF card. Well, the phone doesn’t support that one also. Yes, the Nubia Z17S doesn’t support the Memory Card. The memory is enough to run all the apps and store all the images and videos as well.
The handset supports the dual-SIM and both the slot are 4G enabled.So there is no matter in which slot you insert your sim but yes it does support the Nano SIM card. Other than that the device also has the Bluetooth, GPS, WiFi which is nothing new.
Nubia Z17S Camera
The Nubia Z17S support the quad camera. Two cameras are available on the front and two on the back so, you can get more clear selfie but the flash is not available in the front camera. The rear camera is a 12-megapixel Sony IMX362 sensor coupled with another 23-megapixel Sony IMX318 sensor offering up to 2x optical zoom and dual-tone LED flash. Now you don’t need a DSLR or iPhone to capture the portrait picture.
At the front, the handset offers two 5-megapixel cameras with f/2.2 aperture. The fingerprint sensor at the back of the phone, with the exact position, where you finger easily unlock the phone.
Nubia Z17S Battery
A phone has 6GB RAM and 5.7″ display need to run with a decent battery. So, that’s why it is packed with 3100mAh battery with fast charging support. The Nubia Z17S comes with USB Type-C port and supports up to 26W flash charge. There is 3.5MM gack is not available for Earphone and Headphone. But company providing the USB C to 3.5MM port cable also.