Lenovo ZUK Edge to Arrive with a Higher Screen-to-Body Ratio Than the Xiaomi Mi Mix?

by Anvinraj Valiyathara 3

The ZUK Edge smartphone is scheduled to be unveiled on Dec. 20. Leaked photos and initial rumors indicate that it is a high-end flagship phone with a higher screen-to-body ratio.

In this morning, Lenovo confirmed through its Weibo account that the ZUK Edge will deliver a screen-to-body ratio of 86.4 percent. It is less than the 91.3 percent screen-to-body ratio that Xiaomi has been marketing for its concept phone, the Xiaomi Mi Mix.

It is interesting to note that GSM Arena’s review on Mi Mix revealed that its actual screen-to-body is ratio is around 84.7 percent. The publication calculated the ratio by dividing the surface area of the phone by the surface area of its screen.

Lenovo ZUK Edge

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Has Lenovo ZUK Edge managed to pip Xiaomi Mi Mix over screen-to-body ratio? It can be only confirmed after the ZUK Edge release date.

The leaked renders of the ZUK Edge smartphone suggest that’s its large display is surrounded by super slim bezels. To be precise, even the top and bottom bezels are quite thin. It features a rectangular Home button below the display that houses the fingerprint reader.

Zuk edge top front

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Lenovo ZUK Edge Specifications

The Lenovo ZUK Edge is packed with a 5.5-inch full HD display. It is expected to be driven by Snapdragon 821 chipset that clocks at 2.35 GHz along with 6 GB of RAM.

The native storage of ZUK Edge should be 64 GB. Further, the phone is said to be coming with 13-megapixel rear camera and 8-megapixel selfie shooter. Other specs include Android 7.0 Nougat OS, USB Type-C, and a 3,000 mAh battery with fast charging support. It will be available in black and white color options.

Lenovo ZUK Edge Price

Previous rumors have suggested that Lenovo ZUK Edge would cost CNY 2,699 ($389). What do you think about the price and specs of ZUK Edge?