ZUK Z2 with 5-inch 1080p display, Snapdragon 820, 4GB RAM gets certified in China

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Lenovo’s ZUK is all set to introduce the Z2, a smaller and affordable version of the Z2 Pro at an event in China on May 31st. Now the smartphone has been certified by TENAA in China that confirms that it will be powered by Snapdragon 820 SoC, even though it was teased to be powered by a Samsung Exynos 8 Octa 8890 SoC. Continue reading “ZUK Z2 with 5-inch 1080p display, Snapdragon 820, 4GB RAM gets certified in China”

Moto G4 Plus vs ZUK Z1 – What’s Different?

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Although the ZUK Z1 was released internationally last year, the smartphone only made its way to Indian shores earlier this month. The Moto G4 Plus was announced this month as well and while it has a newer release date, the attractive pricing of the ZUK Z1 puts it at the same range of the G4 Plus. Let’s compare the specs in detail to see what is different between the two.

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ZUK Z2 announcement set for May 31, images and specifications surface

ZUK Z2

After the launch of ZUK Z2 Pro, Lenovo’s ZUK is all set to introduce the ZUK Z2, a smaller and affordable version of the phone at an event in China on May 31st. ZUK CEO Chang Cheng already shared an image of the smartphone and also confirmed that it will be powered by Samsung Exynos 8 Octa 8890 14nm 64-bit processor that powers the Galaxy S7 series. Now the invite shows Qualcomm Snapdragon SoC, so there are chances that it might come in two variants. Continue reading “ZUK Z2 announcement set for May 31, images and specifications surface”

Lenovo ZUK Z1 Dark Grey Photo Gallery

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Lenovo launched Zuk Z1 smartphone in India earlier this week for Rs. 13,499. We already reviewed the white version of the phone running ZUI last year. We have got our hands on the dark grey variant of the phone running Cyanogen OS 12.1. So let’s take a detailed look at the hardware and specifications of the phone in this photo gallery. Continue reading “Lenovo ZUK Z1 Dark Grey Photo Gallery”

ZUK Z2 Pro with 5.2-inch 1080p display, Snapdragon 820, 6GB RAM, fingerprint sensor announced

ZUK Z2 Pro

Lenovo’s ZUK today introduced Z2 Pro, the company’s flagship smartphone at an event in China. It has a 5.2-inch 1080p Super AMOLED 2.5D curved glass display with 1.41mm narrow bezel on the side, is powered by a quad-core Snapdragon 820 SoC and runs on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) with ZUI 2.0 on top that also lets you sync with Apple’s iCloud. It has a 13-megapixel rear camera with dual-tone LED flash and hybrid phase-detection auto-focus (PDAF) that can focus in 0.1 seconds and a 8-megapixel front-facing camera. Continue reading “ZUK Z2 Pro with 5.2-inch 1080p display, Snapdragon 820, 6GB RAM, fingerprint sensor announced”

ZUK Z2 Pro announcement set for April 21, render and specifications surface

ZUK Z2 Pro

ZUK is all set to introduce its flagship Z2 Pro smartphone, successor of last year’s ZUK Z1 at an event in China. ZUK CEO Chang Cheng has shared the first image of the smartphone and also confirmed that it will be introduced at an event in Beijing on April 21st. The render reveals a cured glass display, camera on the back with dual-tone LED flash and laser auto focus. Continue reading “ZUK Z2 Pro announcement set for April 21, render and specifications surface”

ZUK to launch a new mini phone powered by Mediatek Helio P10

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ZUK is apparently working on a new phone that will have a compact size. It could be an all new handset or a mini version of their Z1 handset and will launch in a few months time.

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ZUK Z1 Oak Wood special edition released

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Looks like the similarities between the ZUK Z1 and the OnePlus One just keep growing as the Z1 now comes in a special edition with an Oak Wood finish back just like the OnePlus One which also came with a wood finish even though it was made of Bamboo.

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ZUK Z1 Photo Gallery

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ZUK is a new company that has received backing from Lenovo and the Z1 is their first smartphone. We’ve prepared a photo gallery of the device for your viewing pleasure. In case you haven’t seen our review of the smartphone yet, then do check it out here.

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ZUK Z1 Battery Life Test

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ZUK, Lenovo-backed startup introduced ZUK Z1 smartphone in China back in August. We already brought you the review of the smartphone, here we have its battery test results. The ZUK Z1 packs a 4100mAh built-in battery and has fast charging capabilities. It has a  5.5-inch 1080p display and is powered by a 2.5GHz quad-core Snapdragon 801 SoC. Check out the battery life test charts below.

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ZUK Z1 Review

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ZUK is a new phone manufacturer that has received backing from Lenovo and the Z1 is their first smartphone. On paper, the device seems to boast quite an impressive set of features and specifications save for the older Snapdragon 801 processor that was seen in yesteryear’s smartphones. However, you can’t really write off a phone just because its processor is a bit old. After all, the OnePlus One is also powered by a Snapdragon 801 and even today, the smartphone is sought after by many and since the ZUK Z1 is also aimed at a similar price point, the phone does make sense. In this review, we take a look at how the phone performs in real life and whether that impressive specs sheets translates to an impressive all round performance in real life as well. We would also be comparing the phone to the OnePlus One which could be called its closest competitor.

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