ZTE brand Nubia on Wednesday launched two smartphones in India – the Nubia Z11 and Nubia N1. Unlike its launch in China and other regions, the Nubia Z11 has only been brought in one variant in India – with 6GB of RAM and 64GB of inbuilt storage – which has been priced at Rs. 29,999. The Nubia N1 on the other hand has been priced at Rs. 11,999 in India. Registrations for the first sale of the Nubia Z11 and Nubia N1 will begin on Friday, via Amazon India.
The Nubia Z11 and the Nubia N1 run Nubia UI 4.0 based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow. Both the smartphones also bear a hybrid dual-SIM (Nano-SIM) configuration, with Nano-SIM card in one slot, and a Nano-SIM or microSD card in the other slot.
The highlight of the Nubia Z11 apart from its 6GB of RAM is its processor – it runs on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 SoC. It also sports a fingerprint scanner on the rear panel. The smartphone comes with a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) 2.5D display, and bears a 16-megapixel rear camera with dual-tone LED flash, PDAF, OIS, and an f/2.0 aperture. It comes with an 8-megapixel front-facing camera with an f/2.4 aperture and an 80-degree wide-angle lens.
The Nubia Z11 supports expandable storage via microSD card (up to 200GB). It sports a 3000mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0 support. Connectivity options onboard include 4G LTE, VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth, GPS, Glonass, GPS/ A-GPS, 3G, and USB Type-C. It measures 151.8×72.3×7.5mm and weighs 162 grams.
Coming to the Nubia N1, its highlights are a 5000mAh battery and a fingerprint sensor at the back that claims to unlock the smartphone in just 0.2 seconds.
It sports a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) display with 401ppi pixel density, and is powered by a 64-bit Mediatek Helio P10 octa-core SoC (four Cortex-A53 cores clocked at 1.8GHz, and four Cortex-A53 cores clocked at 1GHz) paired with 3GB of RAM. The smartphone offers 64GB of inbuilt storage, alongside the option to expand it via microSD slot (up to 128GB).
Optics include a 13-megapixel rear camera with PDAF, f/2.2 aperture, and LED flash. The selfie camera is also at 13-megapixel with beauty filters, and smart fill light for better night photography. Connectivity options include 4G LTE with VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS + GLONASS, and USB Type-C support.