Zuk Edge Review:
Zuk is a Lenovo owned smartphone brand. Founded in 2015, the company launched its first smartphone in China. Zuk had an agreement with Cyanogen to base its products’. As we all knows that Cyanogen has recently shut down, so the company is now ready to launch an Android smartphone. Now the company making it’s comeback with ZUK Edge and Edge L.
The ZUK Edge loaded with a lot of new features and latest Android Firmware. The main highlight of the Zuk Edge is its processor; it has the 2.35GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 with a 5.5-inch full-HD display with Corning Gorilla Glass. The display has an 86.4 percent screen-to-body ratio. There are a lot more features of this phone, so let’s take a look at them one by one.
Design & Display:
The Design of any smartphone is a most important part, and ZUK Edge has that quality. ZUK Edge design is very much attractive. The phone look like Xiaomi Mix apart from Mix is more bezel-less then ZUK Edge. Still, It displays have covered 86.4 percent to the body ratio.
ZUK Edge is having 5.5 Inches full HD with Corning Gorilla Glass. It will protect your phone if it falls on the flat surface. The Phone edges are sharp so, you can easily see if the phone is not on the top of the phone.
Hardware & Memory:
The Zuk Edge is powered by 2.35GHz Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 processor. This kind of processor makes it more convincing and promising. The ZUK Edge has the 4GB/6GB of RAM and 64GB ROM; you can expand that with external memory card. Still, 64 GB ROM is more than enough to save all your Pictures, video, and Documents.
ZUK Edge has two variant one with 4GB RAM and other 6GB RAM, rest of the configurations are the same. You can also expand the ROM with an external memory card up to 128GB. ZUK also have a GPU Adreno 30 for the Gamers. If you are the lover of gaming and plays a lot of game, then this is the best smartphone you can have.
ZUK knows that to make a comeback into the market, they have to provide the best quality product. Keeping that in mind they are putting all effort into this product. When other companies are making the rear camera more productive, ZUK Edge provides the best rear and back camera.
The front camera of ZUK Edge has Samsung ISOCELL sensor which gives you the better picture and video resolution the others. ZUK Edge has the 13.0MP rear camera with f/2.2 aperture and flashlight. It has the 8.0MP front camera with f/2.2 aperture. Selfies taken by this phone are very high quality.
It supports the almost all the media format here are the Picture format BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG, Music format AAC, ACC, MP3, MP4, OGG, WAV, and Video format: 3GP, FLV, H.263, H.264, H.265, MP4, OGG, RMVB. Now, no matter about the file format this smartwatch can handle any format you say.
A Software is another important feature of any smartphone. Most of the latest apps won’t run on the older version of the Android so your phone must have the latest Android. The latest smartphone ZUK Edge is coming with the Android 6.0 Marshmellow and upgradable to Android 7.0 Nougat. You got the latest Android with this phone.
As you know that a good configuration smartphone need a good Battery capacity to run it. That’s why ZUK Edge have the 3100mAh decent battery Capacity and Non-removable. You also got the USB C 3.0 charging port to charge the battery it will last for two days.
The display and processor of this smartphone are designed like that it won’t consume less battery than others. It will be the benchmark for the others smartphones who are a battery killer.
Few More features:
|Network||2G, 3G, 4G|
|I/O Interface||2 x Nano SIM Slot, 3.5mm Audio Out Port, TF/Micro SD Card Slot, USB C 3.0|
|Sensor||Accelerometer, Ambient Light Sensor, E-Compass, Gravity Sensor, Hall Sensor, Proximity Sensor|
|Additional Features||Fingerprint Recognition, Fingerprint Unlocking, GPS|
Pros & Cons:
|Octa Core Processor with Adreno 30 GPU||Screen Size is Large|
|Android 6.0 (Upgradable to 7.0)||Battery could be better|
|4GB / 6GB RAM + 64GB ROM|
|Display has an 86.4 percent screen-to-body ratio|
Price and Release:
The Company ZUK have not decided to launch the ZUK Edge. There are no official dates for the user, but the company made the pricing very clear. You can buy this smartphone from Amazon with world wide delivery. The user can buy this device at “$349”.
ZUK Edge is an excellent smartphone with lots of cool features. The phone is loaded with the latest and most advanced technologies which are the need of the future phones. However, we got the all those features at an almost affordable price which is something I don’t think any of you should miss.
Overall the ZUK Edge is the smartphone which can make ZUK a nice comeback into the market. The phone has that capability and also has outstanding features which might interest users like.