Alongside the Lenovo Z5s, the company also unveiled the new Lenovo Z5 Pro GT. Surprisedly, the smartphone is seen sporting the world first Snapdragon 855 SoC processor. Furthermore, the Lenovo Z5 Pro GT has up to 12GB of RAM option. The smartphone also runs Android Pie on top of Lenovo’s ZUI 10.
Notch was present at the front rather, the phone camera is contained on a slider. Apart from the camera, the slider also occupied a system to enable infrared (IR) based face unlock functionality. The phone comes in four variants which include 6GB RAM/ 128GB storage, 8GB RAM/ 128GB storage variant, 8GB RAM/ 256GB storage variant. The biggest of it all is the 12GB RAM/ 512GB storage variant.
Lenovo Z5 Pro GT runs ZUI 10.0 based on Android 9.0 Pie. It features a 6.39-inch full-HD+ (1080×2340 pixels) Super AMOLED display with a 19.5:9 aspect ratio and Corning Gorilla Glass protection. The USP of the Z5 Pro GT will be its Snapdragon 855 SoC that is based on 7nm process to deliver top-notch performance. The Snapdragon 855 SoC on the Lenovo Z5 Pro GT is coupled with 6GB, 8GB, and 12GB RAM options.
For pictures and videos, the Z5 Pro GT has dual rear camera setup that includes a 16-megapixel Sony IMX519 sensor along with an f/1.8 aperture and dual-tone LED flash alongside a 24-megapixel Sony IMX576 sensor along with an f/1.8 aperture.
The Lenovo Z5 Pro GT also has a dual camera setup at the front that comes with a 16-megapixel front-facing sensor with an f/2.2 aperture and a secondary 8-megapixel IR sensor to enable the Face Unlock functionality.
The Z5 Pro GT has a range of connectivity options, including 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, NFC, and USB Type-C. Sensors include an ambient light sensor, hall sensor, electronic compass, gravity sensor, gyroscope, and a proximity sensor. There is also an in-display fingerprint sensor to unlock the smartphone by placing a registered finger on its display. The Lenovo Z5 Pro GT packs a 3,350mAh battery.
- Display: 6.39-inch
- Processor: octa-core
- Front Camera: 16-megapixel + 8-megapixel
- Resolution: 1080×2340 pixels
- RAM: 6GB/8GB/12GB
- OS: Android 9.0 Pie
- Storage: 128GB/256GB
- Rear Camera: 16-megapixel + 24-megapixel
- Battery Capacity: 3350mAh
Lenovo Z5 Pro GT Full Specifications
Release date: December 2018
Form factor: Slider
Dimensions (mm): 155.12 x 73.04 x 9.30
Weight (g): 210.00
Battery capacity (mAh): 3350
Removable battery: No
Colours: Carbon Black
Screen size (inches): 6.39
Resolution: 1080×2340 pixels
Protection type: Gorilla Glass
Aspect ratio: 19.5:9
Processor make: Qualcomm Snapdragon 855
Internal storage: 128GB/256GB
Expandable storage: No
Rear camera: 16-megapixel (f/1.8) + 24-megapixel (f/1.8)
Rear autofocus: Yes
Rear flash: Yes
Front camera: 16-megapixel (f/1.8) + 8-megapixel (f/2.2)
Operating system: Android 9.0 Pie
Skin: ZUI 10
Wi-Fi standards supported: 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth: Yes, v 5.00
USB Type-C: Yes
Number of SIMs: 2
SIM Type: Nano-SIM
4G/ LTE: Yes
3D face recognition: Yes
Fingerprint sensor: Yes
Compass/ Magnetometer: Yes
Proximity sensor: Yes
Ambient light sensor: Yes
Lenovo Z5 Pro GT Price and Availability
The Lenovo Z5 Pro GT price in China has been set at CNY 2,698 (roughly N143,000) for the 6GB RAM/ 128GB storage, while its 8GB RAM/ 128GB storage variant is priced at CNY 2,998 (roughly N158,000) and the 8GB RAM/ 256GB storage variant costs CNY 3,398 (roughly N180,000) and the 12GB RAM/ 512GB storage variant that comes with a price tag of CNY 4,398 (roughly N233,000).
All the four variants of the Lenovo Z5 Pro GT will be available for pre-orders in China starting January 15, while its sale will begin from January 24. Details about the global launch of the Lenovo Z5 Pro GT are yet to be announced.