Yesterday, ZTE’s Nubia brand announced the Nubia Z18, latest flagship in the ‘Z series’ in China. It comes with a 5.99-inch Full HD+ 18:9 aspect ratio display with 91.8% screen-to-body ratio and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. It has a glass back with Corning Gorilla Glass protection and all-metal Aluminum alloy frame. It is powered by Snapdragon 845 chipset with up to 8GB of RAM. It runs on Android 8.1 (Oreo) with nubia UI 6.0.
IT has a 16MP rear camera with f/1.6 aperture, PDAF, OIS along with a 24MP secondary rear camera for portrait shots. It has AI scene recognition that can recognise 500 scenes. It has an 8MP front camera with support for Face unlocking that scans up to 106 facial points. It comes with a dedicated voice button and a fingerprint sensor on the back and packs a 3450mAh battery with support for Qualcomm Quick Charge 4.
Specifications of Nubia Z18 :
- 5.99-inch (2160 × 1080 pixels) 18:9 FHD+ In-Cell 2.5D curved glass display, 96% NTSC color gamut, Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection
- 2.8GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 845 64-bit 10nm Chipset with Adreno 630 GPU
- 6GB LPDDR4 RAM with 64GB (UFS 2.1) storage, 8GB RAM with 128GB internal storage
- Android 8.1 (Oreo) with nubia UI 6.0
- Dual SIM
- 16MP rear camera with dual-tone LED flash, f/1.6 aperture, PDAF, OIS, EIS, 24MP secondary rear camera with f/1.6 aperture
- 8MP front-facing camera with wide-angle lens, f/2.0 aperture
- Fingerprint sensor
- 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C
- 3450mAh battery with Quick Charge 4.0 fast charging
The Nubia Z18 comes in Midnight Black and Nebula Red colors. It is priced at 2799 yuan (INR 29,350 approx) for the 6GB RAM with 64GB storage and 3299 yuan for the 8GB RAM with 128GB storage variant. The Limited Edition Van Gogh Starlight Collector’s Edition is priced to 3,599 yuan (INR 37,750 approx) and will go on sale in China from September 11th.