So a new smartphone has been generating a lot of buzz online for the past couple of weeks and i just decided to check it out. My first glance at the Umidigi Z2 Pro was at the stunning twilight variant which immediately grabs my attention.
No matter which side of the device you are looking at, you will just be blown away by its gorgeous look which extends its elegance to the notch display and very colorful screen.
Here we are talking about a mid-range device with ceramic unibody design option, wireless charging, 6GB RAM, 128GB internal memory, Android 8.1 Oreo and Helio P60 which happens to be one of Mediatek’s best ever made mid-range processor.
Z2 pro from umidigi is not just another smartphone. It is in my opinion one of the best mid-range android phones you can get right now considering the technology integrated into the device and its price.
Umidigi Z2 Pro Overview.
If you want the best value for your money, i really think you should read all what the z2 pro can offer and decide if or not to put it on the list for your next shopping.
Inside the box that the z2 pro comes in are other accessories which includes;
- Headphone Jack Adapter.
- Screen Protector (pre-applied).
- Type-C Cable.
- Phone Case.
- Power Adapter.
- SIM Tray Ejector.
- UMIDIGI Q1 Wireless Charger (available for only ceramic variant).
- Quick Start Guide.
Design & Display.
This 8.3mm thin, 153.4mm long, 74.4 mm wide and 165 grams light smartphone boast of 6.2-inches IPS LCD screen featuring vibrant Full HD+ resolution (1080 x 2246 pixels to be precise), 19:9 aspect ratio, 90% screen to body ratio, notch and corning gorilla glass 5.
Also Read: Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S.
Inside the notch resides the dual selfie camera and earpiece. Imagine my disappointment when i found out that this capable front facing camera will be useless at night considering the absent of flash light to support it.
At the top of the device resides the microphone and you will immediately notice the absence of 3.5mm headphone jack on the device. At the bottom are the speaker grills that place the usb type c port in between them.
It has the power and volume buttons at the right while the sim + sd card tray slot is hosted at the left. There are also visible network lines on both sides at the top and bottom.
Also Read: OnePlus 6.
Moving on to the rear, there goes the dual cameras vertically arranged on top each other with the dual led flash to their left and fingerprint scanner directly under them.
Processor, Operating System & Memory.
Umidigi z2 pro is powered by one of the best chipset from mediatek, the Helio P60 that is AI driven. It is an Octa Core processor (Quad Core Cortex-A73 + Quad Core Cortex-A53) with speed running up to 2.0GHz.
Supporting this processing power are the ARM Mali G72 MP3 800MHz GPU and 6GB RAM (LPDDR4x). It has an in-built memory of 128GB which can be expanded with an sd card.
Z2 Pro from Umidigi runs on stock Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box.
Battery, Camera & Connectivity.
It is packed with 3550 mAh battery accompanied by 18W fast charger which can fully charge the device in 70 minutes and 15W Q1 wireless charger (only for ceramic variant) which can charge the device from 0% – 100% in 100 minutes.
Considering that this processor doesn’t get heated up unless over stressed, you should be able to get a full day of fair usage out of this battery.
Camera wise, Z2 pro boast of dual 16MP + 8MP rear camera. The 16MP camera is Samsung’s S5K2P7 sensor featuring 1.12um pixels, 1/2.8″ optical format, f/1.7 aperture while the 8MP is S5K4H7 sensor with f/2.0 aperture. For low-light photography, you get dual LED flash.
The combo supports Face beauty, Bokeh, Panorama and portrait mode. They can also shoot videos in 4K, 1080p@30fps and 720p video@30fps.
Also Read: Nokia 7 Plus.
Umidigi Z2 Pro selfie camera is dual 16MP + 8MP featuring Sony IMX371 sensor and f/2.0 aperture. It support Face unlock.
Moving on to the connectivity department, it supports 7 network modes, 36 global bands globally, NFC (Android pay support) and dual 4G VoLTE support.
4G LTE Bands: TDD-LTE (34 /38 /39 /40 /41), FDD-LTE (1 /2 /3 /4 /5 /7 /8 /12 /13 /17 /18 /19 /20 /25 /26 /28A /28B).
Availability & Price.
It is available in Twilight, Carbon fiber and Ceramic. You can get the device right now on gearbest at discount of 60 USD for the carbon fiber and twilight and 40 USD for the ceramic. You can always convert that using the current dollar to naira rate for price in Nigeria.
- Twilight: $359.99 ($299.99).
- Carbon Fiber: $359.99 ($299.99).
- Luxury Ceramic: $399.99 ($359.99).
This promo started on the 13th of August 2018 and ends on the 19th of August 2018.
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