Nubia Z17 Mini Launched With 6GB of RAM & Snapdragon 652

ZTE Nubia Z17 Mini Full Specifications

ZTE brand Nubia has launched a new “Z” series smartphone named Nubia Z17 Mini. The smartphone packs some extraordinary features looking at what price tag suggests. It features 6GB of RAM powered by Snapdragon 653 SoC. Well, the phone has two variants 4GB and 6GB so chipsets are also varying according to that. Also it flaunts dual rear camera setup.

Looks like the dual rear camera setup got viral tech trend of 2017, as we can see most of the smartphone launched this year till today are with dual rear camera setup.

One of the more exciting part of this smartphone is its fingerprint scanner, which is able to unlock the device within 0.1 seconds sounds absolutely crazy.

The third main highlight of this Nubia Z17 Mini is its camera. Well that’s not a fair complexion compared with camera of today’s smartphones but the aperture adjustment feature from range f/1.0 to f/16.0 attracted a lot. Also, the phone is pretty slick (7.45mm). Do note that the phone is yet not launched in India so don’t get too excited to grab this. Although, if you’re a Chinese then you will be able to grab it soon.

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Nubia Z17 Mini Price in China, India

The ZTE’s Nubia Z17 Mini is priced at 1699 YUAN which us US$ 246 and roughly Rs 16,000 for the 4GB RAM with Snapdragon 652 variant. While on the other hand, the 6GB RAM with Snapdragon 653 variant will cost you 1999 YUAN which is US$ 289 and roughly Rs 18830.

Also, it has various colour variants to choose from which are Elegant Black, Black with Gold, Champagne Gold and Red.

ZTE Nubia Z17 Mini Buy Now Online 

The smartphone is yet not launched in India.

Talking about the China, the sale goes live on 13th April 2017.

ZTE Nubia Z17 Mini Key Features & Specifications 

》 The brand new Nubia Z17 Mini sports a 5.2-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD 2.5D curved glass display with 1500:1 contrast ratio and 85% NTSC color gamut.

》Under the hood, it has Snapdragon 652 / 653 processor which is an octa-core processor coupled with Adreno 510 GPU.

》Moving on to the hardware of this smartphone, it pumps 4GB/6GB of RAM with 64GB of inbuilt storage which is further expandable upto 200GB using microSD card.

》Talking about the software of this smartphone, it is running on Nubia UI 4.0 which is a custom skin built by ZTE topped on Android Marshmallow.

》At the optics, it floods a 13-megapixel (monochrome) + 13-megapixel (RGB) dual rear cameras with  Sony IMX258 sensor, f/2.2 aperture, OIS and supports 4K video recording. Apart form that, it also features 16-megapixel front-facing camera, f/2.0 aperture and 80-degree wide-angle lens.

》Connectivity option includes 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac (2.4/5GHz), Bluetooth 4.1, GPS + GLONASS, NFC and USB Type-C port.

》The brand new ZTE Nubia Z17 Mini has a 2950mAh of battery with support for fast-charging.

ZTE Nubia Z17 Mini Full Specifications 


Release date April 2017
Form factor Touchscreen
Dimensions (mm) 146.65 x 72.50 x 7.45
Weight (g) 155.00
Battery capacity (mAh) 2950
Removable battery No
Colours Elegant Black, Black with Gold, Champagne Gold, Red
SAR value NA


Screen size (inches) 5.20
Touchscreen Yes
Resolution 1080×1920 pixels


Processor octa-core
Processor make Snapdragon 652
Internal storage 64GB
Expandable storage Yes
Expandable storage type microSD
Expandable storage up to (GB) 200


Rear camera 13-megapixel
Flash No
Front camera 16-megapixel


Operating System Android 6.0
Skin Nubia UI 4.0


Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi standards supported 802.11 ac
Bluetooth Yes, v 4.10
Infrared No
Headphones Yes
Number of SIMs 2
SIM Type Micro-SIM
3G No
4G/ LTE No
Supports 4G in India (Band 40) No
SIM Type Nano-SIM
3G No
4G/ LTE No
Supports 4G in India (Band 40) No


Compass/ Magnetometer No
Proximity sensor No
Accelerometer No
Ambient light sensor No
Gyroscope No
Barometer No
Temperature sensor No


That’s all about ZTE Nubia Z17 Mini

Content Declaration: The launch event of this smartphone took place in China and of course we hadn’t attended that. Though, we used various sources link credited below.


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