Depending on how much you follow the news in the smartphone world, will likely determine how often you have heard of ZUK. This is a new company, but as it is a subsidiary of Lenovo, the company had immediately gained a lot of attention. As such, the first ZUK device, the ZUK Z1 had widely been anticipated on prior to its launch. However, now the ZUK Z1 is here, the talk about what the device will bring has ended and it seems the company’s debut device is going to be a real contender going forward.
In terms of those specs, the ZUK Z1 comes sporting a 5.5-inch display with a 1920 x 1080 resolution. Inside, the ZUK Z1 comes equipped with 3GB RAM and powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 quad-core processor (clocking at 2.5 GHz). In terms of storage, this one comes equipped with 64GB internal storage as standard and there is no additional expandable storage on offer. Moving to the camera side of things and there is a 13-megapixel camera on the back, which is coupled with an 8-megapixel front facing camera. However, there are some notable additional features on offer with the Z1 and these include a Type-C USB 3.0 port, in replace of the standard microUSB port. While the home button also doubles as a fingerprint scanner too. Additional features on offer include a 4,100 mAh battery and the device comes running on Android 5.1.1 with ZUK’s ZUI over the top. Lastly, the Z1 comes with WiFi 802.11b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, dual-SIM support, as well as support for 4G LTE. In terms of the band compatibility, the ZUK ZI is compatible with 2G (GSM) 850/900/1800/1900 MHz, 3G (WCDMA) 850/900/1900/2100 MHz, 4G (FDD-LTE) 1800/2100/2600 MHz
If this sounds like a device that you may be interested in, then the ZUK Z1 is currently available in a pre-order status. Those interesting in picking up one, can secure theirs from GearBest for only $339.89. When you consider the specs on offer, this is a good price for a well-built and feature heavy device. Pre-orders are open now and the device is listed to begin shipping from October 15th. To find out more or pre-order Lenovo’s ZUK ZI for only $339.89, hit the link below.