The UMi Z gets officially launched and it’ll be possible to purchase one starting January 4th. If you’re interested in that we suggest you subscribe to their mailing list to receive a $60 off discount, albeit be aware this is only available to the first 10,000 units sold, click here to know more. But before that, let’s have a look at the terminal!
Powered by an Helio X27, the UMi Z is definitely the most powerful MediaTek-equipped device on the market. The phone sports a an aluminum unibody design which encases a 5.5-inch Full HD display, a 3780mAh capacity battery and two 13.0MP rear and front facing cameras.
The peculiarity is indeed in the camera department, what might look as a dual camera setup actually hides a dual focus system which is accompanied by a quad-LED flash light. On the front you also get a soft-light flash for selfie shootings.
The UMi Z will come with Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box but it’ll be later updated to Android 7 Nougat via OTA.
According to UMi, the The UMi Z goes above looks and they built on the concept of “Form Follows Function”, which is derived from the modern industrial design genre – Bauhaus.
UMi Z: Specifications
|Material||Aluminum Alloy Unibody|
|Operating system||Pure Android 6.0 Marshmallow/ Android 7.0 OTA|
|CPU||MTK Helio X27, 10x Cortex A72+ 2.6GHZ|
|GPU||Mali-T880 MP4, 875MHz|
|Memory||RAM 4GB+ ROM 32GB|
PE+ 2.5A/1.67A(5V/7V/9V) 1.25A(12V)
|Standby Time||13-15 days|
|Touch ID||Front Touch ID, Unlock in 0.1-0.3s , Multi-function|
|Screen Size||5.5 inch|
|Type||SHARP® IGZO (2.5D Arc screen)|
|Rear Camera||13MP SAMSUNG S5K3L8 Camera
|Front camera||13MP FF SAMSUNG S5K3L8
|Video||1080P, 2K, 4K|
As mentioned at the beginning of the article, you can get the UMi Z with a $60 off discount if you subscribe to their mailing list over here.