Lenovo's new brand intros phone w/ 4100mAh battery, USB Type-C

Lenovo’s new brand intros phone w/ 4100mAh battery, USB Type-C

Lenovo created a brand under its name and backed it up to compete with other Chinese companies like Huawei and Meizu. This startup, called ZUK, introduces its first product called the Z1 and it touts some flagship specs and features.


ZUK Z1 specs:
5.5-inch Full HD IPS display @ 1920 x 1080 resolution
Quad-core Snapdragon 801 processor
64GB internal storage
13MP rear camera with f/2.2 aperture, IMX214 sensor, dual-tone LED flash, OIS
8MP front camera with OV8865 sensor
Dual-SIM (nano)
USB Type-C and USB 3.0
4100mAh battery w/ fast-charging tech
U-Touch fingerprint reader
8.9mm thick


Apart from its USB data rate that maxes out at 500mbps, the U-Touch fingerprint reader has added functionalities that let you navigate the phone with simple swipes and taps:

  • Single touch – Back
  • Press – Home
  • Double-tap – Recent apps
  • Swipe horizontally – Switch between apps

The ZUK Z1 is now available for pre-order in China for CNY1,799 or approximately Php13K when directly converted.


Kevin Bruce Francisco is the Senior Editor and Video Producer for YugaTech. He's a Digital Filmmaking graduate who's always either daydreaming of traveling or actually going places on his bike. Follow him on Twitter for more tech updates @kevincofrancis.

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5 Responses

  1. Some nitpicking guy says:

    Um, Mr. Bruce, the image you’ve provided is inverted.
    Here’s the link for the proper version. It came from Engadget.

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  2. rom says:

    I hope the Zuk brand comes to the philippines.

  3. red says:

    Pag nagkataon lenovo at asus ang patok sa pinas sa kababaan ng presyo.

  4. Anony Mouse says:

    The name zuks, ‘tho…

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