Lenovo today launched the Lenovo Z6 Pro at a press event in China. The Chinese manufacturer has been teasing the smartphone for quite some time. It is the successor to the Lenovo Z5 Pro launched in November last year with a slider design. However, with the Z6 Pro, the company has decided to go for a water-drop notch style instead of a slider. It comes with a 3D curved glass back and Gorilla Glass protection on both front and rear.
The Lenovo Z6 Pro features a 6.39 inch AMOLED display with support for DC dimming and HDR 10. . There is a water-drop shaped notch and an in-screen fingerprint sensor. Under the hood, it is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SoC paired with Adreno 640 GPU. It comes with 6GB/ 8GB/ 12GB of RAM and 128GB/256/512GB of on-board storage. Lenovo has included a PC-grade Coldfront liquid cooling system in the handset for better heat dissipation and management.
In the optics department, the device sports quad camera setup at the rear. The camera setup consists of a 48MP sensor with an f/1.8 lens, a 16MP secondary sensor with a wide-angle lens, an 8MP with a telephoto lens, and a 2MP sensor. Additionally, it packs a ToF (Time of Flight) camera as well as PDAF sensor. The camera is aided by OIS (Optical Image Stabilisation) and has a number of AI-powered features like Super Night Scene, Super Macro, Super Body, Super Wide-Angle, Dual Scene and more. It offers a 32MP sensor at the front for selfies and video calling.
The Lenovo Z6 Pro runs ZUI 11 based on Android 9 Pie and is backed by a 4,000 mAh battery with support for 27W fast charging as well as reverse charging. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, dual-frequency GPS, a USB Type-C port. The dual SIM (Nano) handset also comes with support for LDAC, AAC, and aptX HD audio codecs as well as Dolby Atmos.
The Lenovo Z6 Pro price starts at CNY 2,899 (Rs 30,000) in China for the 6/128GB variant. The 8/128GB, 8/256GB and 12/512GB is priced at CNY 2,999 (Rs. 31,000 approx), CNY 3,799 (Rs. 39,000 approx), and CNY 4,999 (Rs. 51,000 approx) respectively. Lenovo will also launch a 5G variant in partnership with three major Chinese telecom operators. However, the exact availability and pricing details are unknown as of now. The phone is up for registrations with the first sale to start from 10 AM local time on April 29. It will be available in Black and Blue color options. There is no word on the global launch of the smartphone.
Lenovo Z6 Pro specifications
- 6.39 inch FHD+ AMOLED display
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SoC
- 6GB/ 8GB/ 12GB RAM
- 128GB/256/512GB on-board storage
- 48MP + 16MP + 8MP + 2MP rear camera
- 32MP front camera
- ZUI based on Android 9 Pie
- 4,000 mAh battery with 27W fast charging and reverse charging