We reported about how ZUK was planning to launch the Z1 in India, following the launch of the Z2 Pro in China.
It turns out, the phone will be sold directly under the Lenovo brand name in India. If you aren’t aware, ZUK is a Lenovo sub-brand that took birth to battle it out against ‘internet’ brands such as Xiaomi, OnePlus, etc.
The Z1 is expected to launch in the coming days in India. However, it won’t be sold as the ZUK Z1, but rather as the Lenovo Z1 – Powered by ZUK.
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Lenovo already have a strong foothold in India, and the move is seen as one where the brand will bank on its existing goodwill.
The Z1 comes with a 4100mAh battery, a 5.5-inch 1080p display, a Snapdragon 801 processor, and more. You can know more about the phone in the ZUK Z1 review.
The launch is expected to take place soon, so if you’re in India and want to know about about the device, keep watching this space!