Chinese smartphone maker Lenovo has finally launched its latest premium smartphone, the Lenovo Z5, along with the Lenovo A5 and Lenovo K5 Note, at a recent event held in Beijing. While previous rumor indicates an all-display design with no bezels, the smartphone boasts a 26.17mm notch on top and a significant 7.69mm bezel on the bottom. Other highlights of this latest Lenovo Z5 include the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SoC, a vertical dual rear camera setup with AI capabilities, and an iPhone X-like notch.
Lenovo Z5- Price and availability:
Lenovo Z5 price for China has been fixed at CNY 1,399, i.e. roughly ₹14,700 for the 6GB RAM/ 64GB storage variant and CNY 1,799, i.e. roughly ₹18,900 for the 6GB RAM/ 128GB inbuilt storage. Also, this smartphone is up for pre-orders and shipping is said to begin in China from 10 am on June 12.
Lenovo Z5- Specifications:
The dual-SIM (Nano) Lenovo Z5 IS backed by ZUI 3.9 on top of Android 8.1 Oreo out-of-the-box and boasts of a 6.2-inch full-HD+ (1080×2246 pixels) IPS display with a 90 percent screen-to-body ratio, an aspect ratio of 18.7:9 and 2.5D curved glass on top. The handset is further fuelled by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SoC, coupled with 6GB of LPDDR4X RAM. There is a 3300mAh battery under the hood, with support for a 15W fast charge.
Talking of the camera, the Lenovo Z5 speaks of a 16-megapixel primary rear camera sensor and an 8-megapixel secondary sensor, both of which are vertically stacked and come with AI capabilities, HDR+, 4K support, f/2.0 aperture, and an LED flash. On the front, the handset sports an 8-megapixel selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture and full-HD video recording. There is 64GB/ 128GB inbuilt storage, expandable via microSD card almost up to 256GB.
Connectivity options of the Lenovo Z5 include 4G LTE, dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11ac with hotspot, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS, 3.5mm headphone jack, and USB Type-C. Sensors onboard the Lenovo Z5 include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, electronic compass, gyroscope, fingerprint sensor, and proximity sensor. Dimensions of the smartphone are 153×75.65×7.85mm, weighing almost 165 grams.