The position was actually held by Lenovo UK Z2 Rio version which was also priced at 1499. The configuration of the Max 2 Phone is more stronger than it.
The device is powered by Snapdragon 820 SoC with a 3100mAH battery power. The cameras are of 21 and 8 megapixels. The screen is 5.2 inch with a Quad HD Display with ultrasonic fingerprint sensor. The price cut is current applicable for the 4GB RAM variant.