ZTE’s sub brand Nubia has been teasing a smartphone launch for quite some time now. The event is scheduled to take place on April 6. While there is no word on what the company plans to launch, the latest teaser hints at a new dual camera phone, most likely the Z17 Mini. The Z17 Mini has been spotted on TENAA as well as ZTE’s brand ambassador, Cristiano Ronaldo, had leaked one of the images from his photo-shoot with the upcoming device. Also Read - Android 12 beta 2 rolling out: New privacy features, tweaked design and more
The latest teaser poster spotted by GizmoChina doesn’t really reveal much. One teaser show a water droplet on a feather, possibly hinting at a macro-photography feature of the phone. The second poster shows a time-lapse photograph of a busy road. Looking at the poster we can expect nubia Z17 Mini to be a camera-centric smartphone. Apart from that, the smartphone was also spotted on TENAA earlier this week revealing the design and few important specifications of the phone. Also Read - Let our firms take part in 5G trials, China tells India
The leaked renders reveal an all-metal body along with a slim form factor. The back sports the dual-rear camera module along with LED flash. There is a fingerprint scanner placed at the back. Up front, there is no home button. The renders hint that the smartphone has a 2.5D glass while the power button and the volume rockers are placed at the right hand side.
As per the listing, Nubia Z17 Mini will features a 5.2-inch display that has full HD display with 1920 x 1080 pixel resolution. At the heart it will be powered by a 1.8GHz octa-core processor coupled with 4GB RAM. Also on offers will be 64GB of internal storage with option to expand it further via a micro SD card. On the camera front, there will be a dual-camera setup of a 13+13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 16-megapixel front-facing camera. One camera will handle color photos while the other is expected to handle black and white photos.
Backed by a 2,930mAh battery, the smartphone will come with connectivity option like dual-SIM, 4G-LTE, Bluetooth, WiFi, GPS/A-GPS and a micro USB port.The phone will run Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow out-of-the-box. Other features of the phone include Gravity sensor, distance sensor, a light sensor as per the listing.