At the heart of the ZTE Nubia Z17 Lite is an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 653 processor with four cores clocked at 1.95Ghz and four cores clocked at 1.4GHz, along with a massive 6GB of RAM
and 64GB of internal storage which can be expanded up to a whopping 256GB via the hybrid SIM slot. Powering the beast is a non-removable Li-Ion 3200 mAh battery, which supports Quick Charge 3.0, ensuring that you never run out of power. The smartphone has a lightning quick rear mounted fingerprint scanner which adds another layer of security to the device. It runs Android 7.1 (Nougat), much like most devices at the price point.