Lenovo Z2 Plus 64GB (Zuk Z2) Specification

By | 7th November 2016
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Buy For

  • Brilliant display
  • Slim and lightweight
  • Powerful performance
  • Ample storage

Beware Of

  • Lacks expandable memory
  • Non-removable battery

Mid-range phone with high-end features

Design and Display
The Lenovo Z2 Plus 64GB (Zuk Z2) comes with a 5-inch super AMOLED display having full HD resolution retaining high pixel density of 441ppi with 2.5D curved glass protection. The display also comes with anti-oil and anti-fingerprint protection. This phone comes in a light and sleek metallic body  that weighs less than 149 grams and along with slim waistline or 8.4mm. It is available in two colour options to choose from (white or black).
Platform and Configuration
The Lenovo Z2 Plus 64GB comes preloaded with Android v6.0 (Marshmallow) further customized by ZUI  2.0. On the inside this smartphone comes with a maximumk clockspeed of 2.15GHz. Backing it is a mammoth 4GB RAM that keeps the phes armed with quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor having cone’s performance smooth even when high number or apps are running in background. It also features Adreno 530 GPU for handling high graphic demanding operations like heavy gaming.
Camera and Storage
The smartphone features a 13MP rear camera having an aperture of f/2.2  and includes features like phase detection autofocus, electronic image stabilization (EIS), and LED flash. For selfie freaks it comes with an 8MP front facing camera or f/2.0 aperture. The device houses 64GB in built storage although lacks expandable memory option.
Connectivity, Sensors and Battery
The device comes with a wide range of connectivity options like dual SIM, 4G, Wi-Fi along with mobile hotspot, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS with Glonass and USB Type C connectivity. It features fingerprint sensor embedded in the home button for added security, along with that other sensors present in device include accelerometer, compass, gyroscope and proximity sensor. The device is fuelled by a non-removable 3,500mAh li-polymer battery along with Quick Charging 3.0 for rapidly refuelling the battery.

Verdict

The Lenovo Z2 Plus 64GB (Zuk Z2) is an incredible mid range smartphone possibly the best in its range. The phone comes with a whole bunch of powerful features with seemingly no major drawbacks. Its primary highlight includes 2.5D AMOLED display, Snapdragon 820 processor, 4GB RAM, Marshmallow OS, large storage space among many others making its device a great option to go for.

Lenovo Z2 Plus 64GB (Zuk Z2) Specifications

General

Launch Date September 25, 2016 (Official)
Brand Lenovo
Model Zuk Z2
Operating System Android v6.0 (Marshmallow)
SIM Slot(s) Dual SIM, GSM+GSM
SIM Size SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano
Network 4G: Available (supports Indian bands)
3G: Available, 2G: Available
Fingerprint Sensor
Quick Charging

Design

Size Compare
Dimensions 141.6 (H) x 68.8 (W) x 8.4 (T) mm
Very Good
Weight 149 grams
Average
Build Material Case: Metal
Back: Metal
Colours

Display

Excellent
Screen Size 5.0 inches (12.7 cm)
Screen Resolution Full HD (1080 x 1920 pixels)
Pixel Density 441 ppi
Best in Class
Display Type Super AMOLED
Touch Screen Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch
Screen to Body Ratio 70.58 %

Performance

Excellent
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996
Processor Quad core (2.15 GHz, Dual core, Kryo + 1.59 GHz, Dual core, Kryo)
Excellent
Architecture 64 bit
Graphics Adreno 530
RAM 4 GB
Best in Class

Storage

Best in Class
Internal Memory 64 GB
Best in Class
Expandable Memory No

Camera

Very Good

Main Camera

Resolution 13 MP Primary Camera
Very Good
Autofocus Phase Detection autofocus
Aperture 2.2 F
Optical Image Stabilisation No
Flash LED Flash
Image Resolution 4128 x 3096 Pixels
Settings Exposure compensation, ISO control
Shooting Modes Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
Camera Features Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus
Video Recording 3840×2160 @ 30 fps

Front Camera

Resolution 8 MP Front Camera
Very Good
Aperture 2.0 F
Flash No

Battery

Very Good
Capacity 3500 mAh
Type Li-Polymer
User Replaceable No
Quick Charging v3.0

Network & Connectivity

SIM Size SIM1: Nano , SIM2: Nano
Network Support 4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G
VoLTE
SIM 1
4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 1900(band 39)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz


2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz


4G Speed:
50 Mbit/s ↑ 300 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 6)


3G Speed:
HSDPA 42.2 Mbit/s ↓, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s ↑


GPRS:
Available


EDGE:
Available
SIM 2
4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 1900(band 39)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5)


3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz


2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz


4G Speed:
50 Mbit/s ↑ 300 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 6)


3G Speed:
HSDPA 42.2 Mbit/s ↓


GPRS:
Available


EDGE:
Available
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz
Wi-Fi Features Mobile Hotspot
Bluetooth v4.1
GPS with A-GPS, Glonass
NFC No
USB Type-C (Doesn’t support micro-USB)

Multimedia

FM Radio No
Loudspeaker
Audio Jack 3.5 mm

Special Features

Fingerprint Sensor
Fingerprint Sensor Position Front
Other Sensors Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope

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