14 March 2018
ZTE announced its Nubia Z17S with full-screen display and four cameras just a while ago after weeks of leaks and teasers. While the Nubia Z17S came with flagship specifications, ZTE has taken the wraps off Nubia Z17 miniS which features the same set of quad-cameras but in a toned-down hardware configuration.
The Nubia Z17 miniS features a 5.2-inch 1080p JDI display with minimum bezels protected by Gorilla Glass 3. The device is powered by a Snapdragon 653 processor with 6GB of RAM and 64GB of onboard storage. The Nubia Z17 miniS equips a metal unibody design with a 3D color gradient glass with a little curve at the back.
The midrange Nubia device will be backed up by a 3,200mAh battery which will be charged a USB Type-C port which will be used to listen to music as well since Nubia has skipped on a 3.5mm headphone jack. Other connectivity options include Bluetooth 4.1, dual-band WiFi and NFC.
There are four cameras on the Nubia Z10 miniS which consists of two Sony IMX258 13MP f/2.2 sensors with PDAF and a dual tone LED flash that make use of monochrome & RGB technology. The dual cameras on the front include a 5MP f/2.2 wide-angle sensor in addition to a 16MP camera with f/2.0 aperture.
Weighing at around 155 grams, the Nubia Z17 miniS is available in Deep Blue, Aegean Blue, and Black Gold variant and will be up for retail on October 19 for an asking price of 1999 Yuan.