Lenovo’s sub-brand ZUK has announced its latest flagship smartphone, the ZUK Edge in China. It packs with a 5.5-inch Full HD (1080p) 2.5D curved glass display with 1.63mm narrow frame, is powered by Snapdragon 821 (64-bit) Quad core processor, has 4GB / 6GB of RAM, 64GB of internal storage and runs on Android 7.0 (Nougat) with ZUI 2.5 on top. It has a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and PDAF + CAF dual focus modes for quick auto focus in just 0.1 second and has an 8-megapixel camera on the front.
It has a meal frame with 2.5D curved glass back design and comes with a U-Touch 2.0 fingerprint sensor that is hidden under the glass panel to unlock the phone and for secure payments using Alipay, Paypal and more. It also has a heart rate sensor on the back that can measure blood oxygen levels and packs a 3100mAh battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 support.
ZUK Edge specifications:
- 5.5-inch Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) IPS LCD 2.5D curved glass display, 86.4% screen-to-body ratio
- Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 821 (64-bit) SoC with 2.35GHz Quad-Core CPU
- Adreno 530 GPU
- 4GB / 6GB RAM
- 64GB (UFS 2.0) internal storage
- Android 7.0 (Nougat) with ZUI 2.5
- Dual SIM (nano + nano, dual stand-by)
- 4G LTE with VoLTE, 3G HSPA+, 2G GPRS/EDGE, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac dual band (2.4GHz & 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, micro USB 3.1, USB Type-C, USB OTG
- 3.5mm audio jack, Hi-Fi audio
- 13MP rear camera with LED Flash, Samsung ISOCELL sensor, 1/2.6″ sensor size, 1.34μm pixel size, f/2.2 aperture, PDAF + CAF dual-mode focus, 4K video recording
- 8MP front camera with 1.12μm pixel size, f/2.2 aperture, 1080p
- Fingerprint, Heart rate, UV, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Proximity, E-compass, Ambient Light, Hall sensor
- Non-removable 3100mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0
- Dimensions: 142.9 × 74.5 × 7.68 mm
- Weight: 160 grams
- Colors: Titanium Black, Ceramic White
The ZUK Edge is priced at CNY 2299 (US$ 330 / Rs. 22,450 approx) for the 4GB RAM version and the 6GB RAM version costs CNY 2499 (US$ 360 / Rs.24,400 approx). It is now available for order in China and goes on sale from 1st January.