It’s been two months since Chinese smartphones major Lenovo launched its much talked about flagship grade handset the Z6 Pro in China. The company has, over the course of the past few weeks, been teasing a cheaper, lower-priced Z Series handset called the Lenovo Z6. The launch date for this new device, as reported earlier, is July 4. The company had also revealed some of the key specifications of this device a few days ago. Positioned between the Lenovo Z6 Youth Edition and the Z6 Pro, this new product seems to be an attempt to revive Lenovo’s fortunes in its home market.
Coming back to the Lenovo Z6, the reason for this article is because Lenovo’s VP Chang Cheng recently used his Weibo account to reveal a few more facts about the Lenovo Z6.Most of this revelation revolved around the specifications of the handset. Let us now take a quick look at what those are.
Lenovo Z6 Specifications, key features
Starting with the display, the Lenovo Z6 will get a large 6.39-inch OLED panel that also supports HDR10 content. This panel also gets a small waterdrop notch at the top to make space for the front-facing camera. The highlight of the display, however, is its extremely high sampling rate of 120Hz and supports the DCI-P3 color space as well. The handset boasts of a 93.1% screen-to-body ratio. As far as the hardware goes, the phone finds itself being powered by the Snapdragon 730 SoC which is a relatively new mid-range chipset from Qualcomm. This chipset houses the eight Kryo 470 cores that clock up to 2.2 GHz. The graphics bit is handled by the Adreno 618 GPU.
Other specs of the Lenovo Z6 Pro include a 4,000 mAh battery with support for 15W fast charging (QC 3.0). The handset at 159g is also claimed to be among the lightest to feature a high-capacity battery. The phone comes in a single version with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of UFS 2.1 storage. Users also get a microSD card slot for memory expansion. As far as the camera is concerned, the Lenovo Z6 gets a triple camera set up at the rear with a 24-megapixel primary camera (IMX 576). The second rear camera uses an 8MP sensor and is mated to a telephoto lens. The third camera in the array is a 5-megapixel wide-angle sensor. The front facing camera uses a 16MP sensor.
Lenovo Z6 Launch date, pricing information
The confirmed launch date for the Lenovo Z6 is July 4, 2019. Lenovo is yet to announce the official pricing of the phone. It is almost certain that we will get all the pricing related info on the day of the launch. As usual, we still do not have any clarity as far as an India-launch is concerned.