Lenovo Vibe Z

price N/A launch Mar, 2014

phonecurry editor's note based on opinion across 6 expert review(s)

WHAT WE LIKED
  • Understated, slick design
  • Great build quality
  • Good hand fit for such a large phone
  • Excellent display with brilliant color reproduction, great contrast, excellent viewing angles, and adjustable color balance
  • Android interface with Lenovo Smart UI
  • Good camera
  • Good audio/video playback
  • Good battery life

WHAT WE DIDN'T
  • Laggy performance at times with the default launcher (its best to replace it with a custom launcher from the Play Store)
  • Poor video recording quality
  • Average loudspeaker
  • Bundled headset is of low quality

6 expert review(s)


video review

source: @PhoneArena
OS
Smartphone OSAndroid 4.3, Upgradeable to 4.4
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size5.5 inches
Screen Resolution1080x1920 pixels (~ 401 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • IPS
  • Scratch Resistant
Sensors
  • Gravitation
  • Proximity
  • Ambient Light
Processor/RAM
Processor2.2 GHz, Quad Core, Qualcomm Snapdragon 800
GPUAdreno 330
RAM2 GB
Memory
Internal Memory16 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity3000 mAh
Battery Standby648 hrs
Battery Talktime33.00 hrs
Dimensions
Weight147 gm
Thickness7.9 mm
Camera
Camera13.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features
  • Touch Focus
  • Face Detection
  • BSI Sensor
Secondary Camera5.0 MP
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
4GYes (limited band support)
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes
CompassYes
More
App StoreGoogle Play Store
Noise FiltrationYes
FM RadioYes
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Note: All brand quality factors listed below are already taken into account (with appropriate weightage) when calculating the magic score for a phone!
brand rating
3.89/5
(Good)
average phonecurry internal rating for phones launched by this brand in the last 12 months
brand perception
Good
brand perception among consumers, based on surveys
service quality rating
Good
service & support quality rating, based on user surveys