Nubia, a sub-brand of the Chinese manufacturer ZTE has finally entered India, as expected. The company has launched the Nubia Z9 Mini exclusively on Amazon India.
The Nubia Z9 Mini was announced in China couple of months back. The smartphone has been priced at Rs 16,999 in India. It will be exclusively available on Amazon in black colour. Lets have a look at the specifications.
Nubia Z9 Mini Specifications
The Nubia Z9 Mini features a 5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD IPS CGS display with a 75.1% screen-to-body ratio, which is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3. It is powered by a octa-core 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 (4×1.5 GHz + 4×1.0 GHz) processor with 550 MHz Adreno 405 GPU. It has 2 GB of RAM and comes with 16 GB of internal memory which is expandable up to 128 GB via microSD card. It runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop OS with Nubia UI 2.8 on top of it.
It is equipped with a 16 megapixel rear camera with LED flash, Sony IMX234 Exmor RS sensor, f/2.0 aperture and 6P lens. On the front, a 8 megapixel front-facing camera with Sony IMX179 Exmor BSI sensor and 80-degree wide viewing lens for selfies and video calling. It features Dual nano SIM slots, weighs 165 grams and is 7.9 mm thick.
On the connectivity front, the Nubia Z9 Mini has 4G LTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n/ac (dual band), Bluetooth 4.0, GPS/aGPS. It has a 2,900 mAh battery under the hood.
Commenting on nubia’s foray in to the Indian market, Mr. Yuan Kang, (CEO Terminal Sales South Asia), said
“We are excited to be entering India. We believe this is the perfect time for a brand like us launch here given the high paced economic growth and focus on developing the highest quality communications infrastructure nationally to support the new government’s “Make in India” vision.”
Mr. Felix Fu (Co-founder and Senior Vice President – nubia, said
“nubia has plans to make several significant investments and undertake initiatives to establish nubia as one of the most preferred among major global brands in India. Indian mobile phone users can expect us to surprise the Indian market with even more devices with high quality features at highly disruptive features to be launched further this year.”
Mr. Samir Kumar, Director, Category Management, and Amazon India, said
“We are very excited to be the partner of choice for nubia and give our customers across India an easy and convenient access to this great device. This aligns with our vision of enabling customers to find, discover and buy anything that they wish to buy online and have a delightful shopping experience every time they shop on Amazon.in. We are the fastest growing eCommerce marketplace in the country today and this tie-up is a validation of the faith customers as well as brands place in our platform.”