ZTE has launched the Nubia Z9 mini in India which is the miniature version of the top-end handset, called ZTE Nubia Z9 Max. More details on how much Nubia Z9 mini costs alongside specifications can be grabbed right after this fold.
Just in 24hours of time, after Meizu launching its MX4 and its m1 Note in India, ZTE announced its budget smartphone in it Nubia range. Dubbed Nubia Z9 Mini, actually introduced in China earlier this year and finally hits the online retail stores in Indian market.
The ZTE Nubia Z9 mini packs a 5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD CGS (Continuous Grain Silicon) OGS display with 74.1% screen-to-body ratio with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 prote4ction.
Under the hood, Nubia Z9 Mini is powered by an 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 (4×1.5GHz + 4×1.0GHz) processor with 550 MHz Adreno 405 GPU. Paired with 2GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage (microSD card) support up to 128GB.
It runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop with ZTE nubia UI 2.8 skin on top. Camera on the smartphone is fixed with a 16MP Sony IMX234 Exmor RS sensor, f/2.0 aperture and 6P lenses with LED flash and houses a 8MP front-facing camera with Sony IMX179 Exmor R BSI sensor, 80-degree wide viewing angle.
Connectivity options include a Dual SIM (Nano-SIM) slots, offers 4G LTE, Bluetooth 4.0, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n/ac (Dual Band), GPS/aGPS and packs a 3000mAh battery.
Commenting on the launch, Yuan Kang, (CEO Terminal Sales South Asia), said:
We are excited to be entering India. We believe this is the perfect time for a brand like us launch here given the high paced economic growth and focus on developing the highest quality communications infrastructure nationally to support the new government’s “Make in India” vision.
Felix Fu (Co-founder and Senior Vice President – nubia, said:
nubia has plans to make several significant investments and undertake initiatives to establish nubia as one of the most preferred among major global brands in India. Indian mobile phone users can expect us to surprise the Indian market with even more devices with high quality features at highly disruptive features to be launched further this year.
Samir Kumar, Director, Category Management, and Amazon India, said:
We are very excited to be the partner of choice for nubia and give our customers across India an easy and convenient access to this great device. This aligns with our vision of enabling customers to find, discover and buy anything that they wish to buy online and have a delightful shopping experience every time they shop on Amazon.in. We are the fastest growing eCommerce marketplace in the country today and this tie-up is a validation of the faith customers as well as brands place in our platform.
Available in Black color, ZTE Numbia Z9 Mini is now available exclusively on Amazon India and is priced at Rs. 16,999 ($267).