Lenovo seems all gearing up to launch a new smartphone in India. After launching the smartphone in China towards the end of May, Lenovo is going to roll out the Zuk Z2 in India.Going by the teaser, it is expected to launch the Z2 Plus, which is the Indian Version of the Zuk Z2. The company is teasing the imminent launch with the caption, “Impatience is a Virtue #FastForward”. There is also an imprint of letter ‘Z’ behind the caption.
The company has teased a new smartphone via its Facebook and Twitter handles. The device is believed to be the successor of the Lenovo ZUK Z1, which was launched in India earlier this year in May with a price tag of Rs. 13,499. Apart from the teaser, there is no word on the date of launch of the new device. But the teaser hints the device is coming soon in India.
The Lenovo Zuk Z2 is far better than Zuk Z1 in almost every sense. The new smartphone features a metal body flaunts 5-inch full HD (1920×1080 pixels) Liquid Crystal Display with 2.5D curved glass and 414ppi pixel density. It is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 820 chipset clubbed with 4 GB of RAM. It comes with 64 GB internal storage, but there is no option to expand it using micro SD card.
Talking about the photography department, the Lenovo Zuk Z2 is equipped with a 13-megapixel rear camera with f/2.2 aperture, PDAF, Electronic Image Stabilization (EIS) and 4K video recording capabilities.There is an 8-megapixel selfie camera at the front portion of f/2.0 aperture and 80 degrees wide angle lens that can take awesome selfies.
There is a new feature of U-Touch 2.0 fingerprint scanner which is capable of recognizing wet fingerprints. It has a battery capacity of 3,500mAh with Quick Charge 3.0 support. Connectivity options include dual-SIM card slots, 4G LTE support, USB Type-C port, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth. Unlike Zuk Z1, the Lenovo Zuk Z2 runs on Android Marshmallow 6.0 wrapped under ZUI 2.0.
Unlike ZUK Z1, the Z2 is priced which is approximately Rs. 18,400. At this price range, there are many smartphones available in them market. The Zuk Z2 smartphone will face competition from the likes of the OnePlus 2 and the Sony Xperia XA to a name few. But with the given specifications, it seems to be punching above its weight compared to Xiomi Mi 5 and OnePlus 3, which also run on Snapdragon 820.