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ZTE Nubia Z5S Review A Match Box Big In Work

Editor Rating: 3.9 / 5

The ZTE Nubia Z5s, at it is known in its country of China, brings along various prominent changes in the specs division while adhering to the brand's configuration aspects set by the first Nubia.

It has been through the year since ZTE made its ZTE Nubia Z5 cell phone authority and now we're given the benefit to reach its successor at CES 2014.


Android OS, v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean)

137.7 x 68.8 x 7.6 mm (5.42 x 2.71 x 0.30 in), Weight 126 g (4.44 oz)

1080 x 1920 pixels, 5.0 inches (~441 ppi pixel density)

Quad-core 2.2 GHz Krait 400, Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 Chipset and Adreno 330 GPU

16/32 GB, 2 GB RAM

13 MP,   Secondary 5 MP

Li-Ion 2300 mAh battery

2G Network       GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900

3G Network       HSDPA

4G Network       LTE (market dependent)

Colors              Black, White

Design And Display

While there's nothing striking about the look and feel of the ZTE Nubia Z5s, it would appear to be a strong telephone that has been organized. It is thin, with satisfactory weight, and the red stresses here and there providing for it some welcome character. Anyway with its gleaming plastic development the Nubia Z5s most likely won't be winning any magnificence honors at the show. It is worth noting that the telephone offers a devoted Polaroid key for more stupendous solace while taking photographs. Taking a gander at the top edge of the handset we see an infra-red blaster that transforms the telephone into an all inclusive remote with the assistance of an application. Around the back we discover a distending Polaroid with 13mp of determination and what gives off an impression of being a set of stereo speakers. Beneath the presentation are arranged three capacitive route catches that gleam red when tapped.

ZTE has decided to outfit the Nubia Z5s with a 5-crawl, 1080 by 1920 pixel show – assumes that don't sound excessively great any longer now that the amount of telephones with indistinguishable screens has soar. At the same time that doesn't imply that the presentation on the Z5s is disappointing. A remarkable inverse, it is a pretty sight and on account of its high pixel number, it conveys exceedingly itemized design and clear pictures. ZTE illuminates that this specific showcase is fabricated by Sharp utilizing its consistent grain silicon (CGS) innovation.

USER Interface

Scarcely astonishment, turning the ZTE Nubia Z5s on brings us to an intensely cleaned adaptation of Android 4.2 Jelly Bean. There's a ton as far as characteristics that has been included, including a UI topic chief, a client profile supervisor, implicit security and move down apparatuses, and a powersaver mode. A few components have been uprooted, be that as it may. The application drawer, for instance, is missing, which is the reason all introduced applications are gotten to through alternate routes on the home screen.


Processor And Memory

A standout amongst the most compelling portable Soc accessible, to be specific the Snapdragon 800, is fueling the ZTE Nubia Z5s. What's more the copious 2gb of RAM are ready for well. That sort of fittings arrangement positions the Z5s around the most fit telephones in presence, in any event until the cutting edge portable chips hit the business. All things considered, ZTE's leader feels exceptionally smart and responsive, and despite the fact that we can't make any last decisions about its execution at this point, we're sure that it might have no issues taking care of even those substantial applications and diversions.

There is no microsd card space accessible on the ZTE Nubia Z5s so you'll need to depend exclusively on its implicit stockpiling and maybe whatever distributed storage you have available to you. There are 32gb of capacity on the telephone's LTE variant for China, yet a less expensive, 16gb 3g model is constantly sold there too.


Photography lovers will be satisfied to realize that the ZTE Nubia Z5s has a 13mp Polaroid with a Sony RS sensor. The 3g variant of the telephone has a camera with an f2.2 opening while the LTE model uses a f2.0 gap and has optical picture stabilization implicit. That is decent and all, yet what's much more pleasant are the Camera provision offering great control over the picture settings. Essentially, you get separate controls for center, introduction, and white adjust through helpful on-screen touch controls. Wow, and did we specify that you can record 4k feature with this thing? Not to be overlooked is the 5mp front-confronting Polaroid on the ZTE Nubia Z5s for predominant selfies.


The ZTE Nubia Z5 smaller than usual accompanies an altered 2,300 mah battery. In light of my one month test period, the battery keeps ticking a day, even with overwhelming utilization.

Here is a case of a substantial use. The day included bunches of systems administration introducing applications, playing Candy Crush, scanning Facebook, talking with Facebook Messenger and Whatsapp and searching photographs on Pinterest. The battery was at 25%.  The battery makes a better than average showing.

Users just concern is that the battery is non-client interchangeable. Should I waste the overall great and quick cell phone in two-three years when the battery has passed on? I have never comprehended why the battery ought to be settled.


The ZTE Nubia Z5s is not radically not quite the same as a year ago Z5s, yet it brings various welcome changes under the hood. All in all, it is getting down to business as a great high-end telephone, particularly provided for its moderately low valuing in China. At this point, ZTE has not proclaimed anything with respect to a US launch of the Nubia Z5s.


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