Lenovo just announced a mid-range smartphone in the Z series dubbed Lenovo Z5. The phone did not live up to the expectations of a true bezel-less experience.
It packs a 6.2-inch Full HD+ display with 19:9 aspect ratio and a notch and 90% screen-to-body ratio. It is powered by Snapdragon 636 with 6GB of RAM, runs Android 8.1 (Oreo) with ZUI 3.9 on top.
Lenovo followed the trend of branding everything with AI and now the dual camera is 16 MP + 8 MP with AI capabilities. The selfie camera is in the cutout of the display and has an 8 MP sensor that is also artificially intelligent, bringing machine learning of the face shape.
It comes with a glass back with 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass protection, anti-fingerprint coating and 6 Series aluminum metal frame and a fingerprint sensor on the back.
The Lenovo Z5 arrives with 3,300 mAh battery that supports 18W fast charging through a USB-C port.
Highlights of Lenovo Z5 Specification
Display: 6.2-inch (2246 × 1080 pixels) Full HD+ 19:9 2.5D curved glass display with 500 nits brightness, DCI-P3 color gamut, 1500:1 contrast ratio, Corning Gorilla Glass Protection
Chipset: 1.8GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 636 14nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 509 GPU
Storage: 6GB RAM with 64GB / 128GB storage, expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
OS: Android 8.1 (Oreo) with ZUI 3.9, upgradable to ZUI 4.0 and Android P
SIM: Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano / microSD)
Camera: 16MP rear camera with LED Flash, f/2.0 aperture, PDAF, secondary 8MP camera
Selfie camera: 8MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture
Sensor: Fingerprint sensor
3.5mm audio jack
Dimensions: 153×75.65×7.85mm; Weight: 165g
Network: 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C
Battery: 3300mAh battery with fast charging
Lenovo Z5 comes in Black, Blue, and Aurora that shifts under different lighting.
64GB version will be priced at $202, while 128GB version will be priced at $280