ZTE’s sub-brand Nubia unveiled a couple of months ago that the Nubia Z17 will get the Android Pie update. Having said that, after that announcement, there was no news related to that. Now the manufacturer has established that the smartphone, which was introduced in June 2017, will soon obtain the latest Android 9 Pie update.
The company has noted that the manufacturer will start recruitment for beta testers to test the Android Pie Beta variant on the Nubia Z17. Later, the company will officially roll-out the stable variant of the Android Pie update to all the users.
This will be second important update for the company’s 2017 flagship phone whenever the Nubia 6.0 update that brought Android Oreo version last year.
Coming to the technical specs, the phone attributes a bezel-less design and arrives with a 5.5-inch 1080p panel screen protected by Corning Gorilla Glass. Under the hood, the smartphone arrives with Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor clocked at 2.45GHz.
It packs 8GB of RAM and 128GB of ROM. There are other storage features out there, such as 6GB RAM with either 64GB or 128GB of inner storage. As for the digital camera, it arrives with a 23MP + 12MP camera sensors with f/1.8 aperture and 1.4um large pixel.
The image sensor setup supports 2x optical zoom and 10x dynamic zoom. The focus time is Furthermore incredibile at 0.03 seconds. On the front side, the Nubia Z17 arrives with a 16MP scanner with f/2.0 aperture and 80-degree wide angle lens.
As for the software, the cameraphone comes with Android 7.1 Nougat out-of-the-box with Nubia UI 5.0 on top. Connectivity features include Dolby Atmos, Hi-Fi+, NFC, Bluetooth 4.1 and dual-band Wi-Fi b/g/n/ac. The phone is fueled by a 3,200mAh battery what charges up to 50% in 25 minutes.