After launching the Nubia Z17 Mini and Nubia Z17 flagship smartphone, ZTE has now unveiled a low budget phone called the Nubia M2 Play. The new Nubia M2 Play belongs to the M2 series of Nubia phones. The Nubia M2 Play is a camera-centric smartphone has lower specs than the M2 but is similar to the M2 Lite model.
The ZTE Nubia M2 Play is a dual-SIM 4G smartphone that comes with a metallic chassis and its front features a 2.5D curved glass that houses a 5.5-inch TFT screen that offers a resolution of 1,280 x 720 pixels along with a pixel count of 271 ppi. Even the frontal fingerprint reader is also placed under the front glass.
The inclusion of the Snapdragon 435 clearly indicates that it is not a high-end phone. The SD 435 chipset is coupled with 3 GB of RAM. The Nubia M2 is driven by the power efficient Snapdragon 625 SoC and 4 GB of RAM. The M2 Lite is fueled by MediaTek MT6750 chipset and 4 GB of RAM.
It comes with a native storage of 32 GB. Users can use up to 128 GB of microSD card on its external storage. Connectivity ports present on edges of the phone include a 3.5mm audio jack and a microUSB port. The package of the device includes a UBS Type-C adapter.
For photography, the Nubia M2 Play offers a 13-megapixel rear camera from Sony with f/2.2 aperture. It comes with features like intelligent noise reduction, 3D noise reduction, blazing fast focus speed, and dim light photography. Its frontside features a 5-megapixel f/2.4 aperture lens with support 84-degree wide-angle selfie shooting. It is running on Android 7.0 Nougat OS that is overlaid with nubia UI 5.0 skin from the company. It includes a 3,000mAh battery. Other features include Bluetooth 4.0 and dual-band 2.4 GHz Wi-Fi.
The Nubia M2 Play’s tagline is “thinner, stronger, faster.” There is no information available on the performance of the device but the device sports a stronger build as it features a double diamond edge-cut frame on its metallic body. Its thickness is only 7.9mm. The M2 Play has only been made official. There is no information available on its pricing and availability.