ZTE introduced a flagship smartphone Nubia Z18, which can compete with POCOPHONE F1 from Xiaomi for the title of best smartphone in the parameters of «price-features».
Although Nubia Z18 is more expensive by $ 100, the ZTE phone is made of glass and aluminum instead of polycarbonate cover POCOPHONE F1. Photo and video capabilities also wider: rear mounted sensors 16 and 24 MP with aperture of f/1,6 each, there is support for optical image stabilization and video shooting at 960fps. With the help of neural networks the camera automatically sets the appropriate settings.
Of 5.99-inch screen with a resolution of 2160×1080 pixels is 91.8 percent of the front panels due to the thin frames and a small cut, which hides an 8-megapixel camera. The «heart» of the device is the Snapdragon chipset 845 with 6 or 8 GB of RAM, also there is a store on a 64 or 128 GB, USB Type-C and battery on 3450 mAh battery with fast charging 18 watts.
The Android operating system 8.1 is complemented by the skin Nubia UI 6.0 with its own voice assistant Maverick Voice 2.0 and 3.0 technologies NeoPower and NeoCharge 2.5, which help to save energy and faster to fill. Modules are Bluetooth 5.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac and Dual SIM, but no NFC.
Version 6 with 64 GB and priced at 2799 yuan (~27 900 rubles), the maximum variant with 8 and 128 GB is at 3299 CNY (~32 900 rubles). In addition to the red and black design, will be available in blue and yellow version with a stylized image of the painting «Starry night» by van Gogh. Sale on Chinese online marketplaces will begin on September 11.