ZTE company Nubia on Tuesday launched three new devices in its home market, China, namely – ZTE Nubia M2, Nubia M2 Lite, and ZTE Nubia N2. All three headset will be available in Black and Gold color variants. The ZTE Nubia M2 and M2 Lite, which have been priced starting at CNY 2,699 (roughly Rs. 27,000) and CNY 1,799 (roughly Rs. 18,000) respectively will be available soon, while the ZTE Nubia N2, which has been priced at CNY 1,999 (roughly Rs. 19,000), will be available from April 8.
All three new Nubia device sport 5.5-inch displays, but with differing resolutions, and all three also support dual-SIM cards in a hybrid dual-SIM configuration. The headset all run Nubia UI 4.0 but based on different versions of Android. Let’s start with the ZTE Nubia M2, which is the first headset from the company is stables to sport a dual rear camera setup.
The ZTE Nubia M2 runs Nubia UI 4.0 based on Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow), and sports a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080 pixels by 1920 pixels) AMOLED display. It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 SoC that is coupled with 4GB of RAM. Coming to the cameras, as we mentioned, the ZTE Nubia M2 bears a dual rear camera setup with dual-LED flash. It features 13 MP sensors, with one capturing color information and the other capturing monochrome information, both with sapphire glass protection and a f/2.2 aperture. On the front, it has a 16 MP camera with a f/2.0 aperture and an 80-degree wide-angle lens.
Other ZTE Nubia M2 phone specifications include 64/128GB of internal storage (latter model is priced at CNY 29,999 – which is roughly Rs. ) that is expandable 200GB via microSD card, and 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v4.1, USB Type-C, and GPS connectivity options. It runs on a 3630mAh battery with NeoPower fast charging support. It bears a fingerprint sensor on the home button and support for Dolby Sound 7.1 and Hi-Fi audio.
The ZTE Nubia M2 Lite has several similarities to the Nubia M2 phone, but there are notable differences. It bears a lower resolution (HD – 720 pixels by 1280 pixels), IPS display, is powered by a MediaTek Helio P10 SoC, and comes in 3GB RAM/ 32GB internal storage (ROM) and 4GB RAM/ 64GB internal storage (ROM) variants with storage expandable 128B via microSD card. It foregoes the dual rear camera setup and uses a single 13 MP sensor with a f/2.2 aperture and dual-LED flash. It also bears a smaller 3000mAh battery with fast charging support and supports Hi-Fi audio with DTS 7.1 sound. It measures 155.73 x 76.7 x 7.5mm and weighs 164 grams. It runs Nubia UI 4.0 based on Android 7.0 (Nougat).
Finally, we come to the ZTE Nubia N2. The smartphone runs Nubia UI 4.0 based on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow), and sports a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080 pixels by 1920 pixels) AMOLED display. The ZTE Nubia N2 powered by a MediaTek octa-core SoC coupled with 4GB of RAM. As for optics, it bears a 13 MP rear camera with f/2.2 aperture, PDAF, and dual-LED flash, apart from a 16 MP front camera. It offers 64GB of internal storage (ROM), and standard connectivity options including 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v4.1, GPS, USB Type-C, and 3.5mm audio jack. It is powered by a 5000mAh battery with 18W fast charging support that’s rated to deliver up to 60 hours of talk time.