Not many of you would remember the smartphone brand “Zuk”. Well, it is a Lenovo-backed brand, which launched its first phone, the Z1, last year. In its latest move, Zuk has come up with a sequel to the Z1, the new device goes by the name “Zuk Z2 Pro”. It has got the top of the line specs and is being dubbed as one of the powerful devices for this year.
The Zuk Z2 Pro comes with a 5.2-inch full HD display integrated into a 3D glass body with a 2.5D screen. The front panel is almost bezel-less with 0.5mm bezels. It is powered by a 2.1GHz Snapdragon 820 coupled with 6GB of RAM and 128GB storage. With a RAM that powerful, it is set to give major goals to the upcoming flagship. However, it is not the only smartphone with that much RAM, the Chinese smartphone maker LeEco’s Le Max 2 also boasts 6GB of RAM. Many rumours also suggest that the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 6 might also house 6GB of RAM. On the software front, the Zuk Z2 Pro runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow with ZUI 2.0 on top.
Coming on to the other specs of the Z2 Pro, the device features a metal body and sports a 13-megapixel primary camera with OIS (optical image stabilization), f/1.8 aperture, and laser autofocus. There is an 8-megapixel front-facing snapper with 1.4μm pixels and f/2.0 lens onboard. It is backed by a 3100mAh battery and supports connectivity options such as 4G LTE, VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, USB Type-C, and USB 3.1. Furthermore, the Zuk Z2 Pro also features an inbuilt heartbeat sensor, UV sensor, altimeter, and a fingerprint sensor. The company claims that the device easily syncs with iCloud, which will get into works as soon as the device starts shipping.
Zuk Z2 Pro pricing and availability:
The device is set to go on sale in China for 2,699 yuan (around $416). A lighter variant of the device will also be launched next month, which is expected to come up with 4GB of RAM and 64GB storage. We expect Zuk to launch the device for the US market soon. Stay tuned with us for more reports regarding the Zuk Z2 Pro’s global rollout.