Last month, Chinese manufacturer, Umidigi announced its highly anticipated UMIDIGI Z2 flagship smartphone. The major features of the Z2 are that it is powered by an Helio P23, features gradient twilight colour, supports a quad 16MP/8MP AI camera, and 15W world’s fastest wireless charge.
The Umidigi Z2 is equipped with a 6.2-inch 19:9 FHD+ super full-display with a resolution of 2246 x 1080 pixels and a 90% screen-to-body ratio. It also features 7000-series aluminum frame and four-sided glass body which enables easy wireless charging. It comes with a dimension of 153.4 x 74.4 x 8.3 mm and weighs only 165 grams. In terms of display and appearance, this device looks so much like the recently released Huawei P20 but it is slightly bigger and lighter. In addition, this smartphone comes in three colours, Black, Twilight, and Phantom. The twilight and phantom versions sport an innovative gradient finish on the back of the phone.
The Umidigi Z2 is powered by an Helio P23 chipset clocking 2.0GHz coupled with 6GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage which can be extended up to 256GB. This smartphone feature a microSD card slot for extra storage and both run on stock Android 8.1 Oreo out-of-the-box. The lights of this smartphone is kept on by a 3850 mAh battery and it can be fully charged within 70 minutes via the 18W fast wired charging and within just 100 minutes using the 15W fast wireless charging.
In the camera department, the UMIDIGI Z2 features a dual camera on both sides. The main rear camera features an f/2.0 aperture 16MP Samsung sensor. This is assisted by a secondary 8MP shooter which is specially designed for shooting in the dark and is an incredibly powerful combination to take clearer photos in low-light conditions. The rear camera combo can capture impressive bokeh effect shots by effectively blurring the background and focusing more on the subject. The 16MP/8MP dual selfie Sony camera is also capable of snapping amazing bokeh effect shots through AI. Both phones support face unlock through the front camera.
Besides the face unlock, the Umidigi Z2 sport a fingerprint sensor on the rear. The connectivity features available on the UMIDIGI Z2 include global bands as it supports 7 network modes and 36 global bands, dual-SIM, dual 4G/LTE in both slots simultaneously, and USB Type-C. Also, the Pro version sports an NFC sensor.