Lenovo released its affordable android smartphone Lenovo ZUK Z1 for Indian market and is available exclusively through amazon. ZUK Z1 is a smartphone packed with all cutting edge technologies and at the same time perfectly priced. This is one of the main reason I thought of taking some time and write about this piece of technology. Personally the best part about this phone is the price tag and the battery backup. You can get your ZUK Z1 for a price in India of Rs 13,499. The device is not available for offline purchase and is only available through amazon.

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Lenovo ZUK Z1 – Front View

The design, the metal transitioning flawlessly into glass. The corners are curved and the back of the device is slightly arched giving you extra grip to hold. All combined, the device shimmers premium quality when you hold it. The ZUK Z1 comes preloaded with Cyanogen OS and the advantage is everything is pretty customizable as per user. You can change icons, boot animations and even lock screens. The AudioFX lets you do all sort of audio customizations. The PIN scramble features changes the number pad everytime and so your fingerprints don’t give away which keys you have pressed.

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The combination of metal and glass gives premium finish – Lenovo ZUK Z1

For those who loves large displays, the ZUK Z1 has a 5.5inch Full HD display. With a contrast ration of 1500:1, 450 nits brightness and 401ppi the display renders sharp images even in bright sunlight. The heart of the device is the Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 2.5GHz processor, which is not the latest in the 800 series but will do a descent job when combined with a 3GB RAM, 64GB Internal Memory and Adreno 330 3D GPU. The device support dual 4G SIM card with automatic switching between available networks.

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Lenovo ZUK Z1 – Back View

The ZUK Z1 features FPC 1155 fingerprint sensor which provides 360 degree finger detectiona and fast response. Talking about the Camera, the primary camera is 13MP Sony IMX sensor and an 8MP front camera. The huge 4100 mAh Lithium-ion polymer battery powers the whole system and takes 2.5hrs to full charge the device.