ZTE sub-brand Nubia has launched the Nubia X smartphone which features displays on the front and back. The phone also sports two cameras at the back which double up as selfie lenses. Nubia X comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection on both sides, and offers up to 8GB RAM.
It is priced from 3,299 yuan (Rs 34,935 approx.), and will be available for sale in China from November 5.
The phone’s front features a 6.26-inch FHD+ display with screen aspect ratio of 19:9, while the back comes with a 5.1-inch HD+ display and the same aspect ratio. Based on Nubia UI 6.0.2 over and above Android 8.1 Oreo, Nubia X runs the Snapdragon 845 processor, paired with Adreno 630 GPU.
The phone comes with a 3800mAh battery with support for Qualcomm QuickCharge 3.0. The company has claimed that the phone’s ultra-low power mode can help run the device for 3 hours on 5 per cent battery. Nubia X comes with 6GB/8GB RAM and 64GB/128GB/256GB of internal storage. Both screens also feature fingerprint scanners, so the phone can be unlocked from the front and the back.
This Nubia phone comes with dual cameras at the back, that are horizontally stacked. The configuration is made up of a 16MP primary sensor with f/1.8 aperture, PDAF, and a 24MP secondary sensor with f/1.7 aperture. Both cameras receive dual-tone LED flash support. Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 5.0, and type-C USB port are available for connectivity. The phone’s sensors include accelerometer, compass, gyroscope, ambient light and proximity sensors.
The base variant, with 6GB RAM/64GB internal storage, is available in Deep Grey and Black Gold at 3,299 yuan (Rs 34,935 approx.), while the Sea Blue colour variant is worth 3399 yuan (Rs 35,995 approx.). Similarly, Nubia X’s 8GB RAM/128GB storage variant is priced at 3,699 yuan (Rs 39,165 approx.), for the Deep Grey and Black Gold options, but the Sea Blue colour variant has a price of 3,799 yuan (Rs 40,225 approx.).
The 8GB RAM/ 256GB storage variant also comes at two price points: 4,199 yuan (Rs 44,465 approx.) for the Black Gold colour option, and 4,299 yuan (Rs 45,525 approx.) for the Blue Gold colour variant.