Lenovo Z5 with 6.2-inch FHD+ 19:9 full-screen display, Notch and 6GB RAM announced
Lenovo has been teasing its Z5 over the past few weeks by posting renders and sketches. All those teasers hinted at truly all-screen design with notch or bezels but the actual product came out to be something else.
Lenovo Z5 also has a notch and a chin at the bottom. Yes, there is a notch and company claims that the phone is thinner than the Xiaomi Mi 8 and iPhone X. Lenovo claims a screen-to-body ratio of 90 percent The notch is also the narrower than those two phones. I am not sure what they want to prove by saying my notch is smaller than your notch. Notch is still a notch and there is no point of explaining anything there. The issue is what they advertised and what they delivered.
The phone has 6 Series aluminum metal frame and features glass back with Corning Gorilla Glass protection and anti-fingerprint coating. Dimensions measure 153×75.65×7.85mm and Weight is 165g. It comes in Aurora Blue, Black and Indigo Blue color options.
Lenovo Z5 comes with a 6.2-inch Full HD+ 19:9 display with 2.5D curved glass and Gorilla Glass Protection. It is powered by 1.8GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 636 14nm processor with Adreno 509 GPU. It comes with 6GB LPDDR4x RAM and will be available in 64GB and 128GB storage models. Storage is also expandable up to 256GB with microSD.
The new Z5 rune on Android 8.1 (Oreo) with ZUI 3.9. It is also upgradable to ZUI 4.0 based on Android P.
The phone features a dual camera where it has 16 megapixels primary camera with LED Flash, f/2.0 aperture, PDAF and secondary 8 megapixels camera. Here the secondary camera is to capture death information for portrait shots. It also uses AI to give perfect photos. The phone also got 8 megapixels front camera with f/2.0 aperture and AI beautification..
The phone features Face Unlock and fingerprint unlock both.
It has 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS and USB Type-C connectivity options. The phone packs 3300 mAh battery with support to fast charging.
The 64GB version is priced at 1299 for Black and 1399 Yuan for Aurora and Indigo Blue color options. The 128GB version costs 1799 Yuan. It will be available for order in China starting today and will go on sale starting June 12.