Nubia Z9 Mini

price Rs. 12,990 onwards launch May, 2015
current magic score ?
<50
verdict AVOID
poor value-for-money
currently ranked
#118
of 148 phones in Rs. 10,000 - 15,000

phonecurry editor's note based on opinion across 5 expert review(s)

WHAT WE LIKED
  • Sturdy build quality
  • Aircraft grade aluminium alloy frame gives this phone a premium, attractive look
  • Ergonomic design - fits well in the hand
  • Curved metal edges give a strong grip to the phone
  • Decent display
  • Nubia UI over Android
  • Good speed/performance
  • Superb camera - easily one of the best in this price range - images are very sharp and detailed
  • Good audio quality
  • Good video playback quality
  • Decent battery life

WHAT WE DIDN'T
  • Average loudspeaker
  • Average call quality
  • Phone tends to get hot while performing intensive tasks

5 expert review(s)


1,175+ user reviews

video review

source: @Digit
OS
Smartphone OSAndroid 5.0
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size5 inches
Screen Resolution1080x1920 pixels (~ 441 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • IPS
  • Scratch Resistant (Corning Gorilla Glass 3)
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Ambient Light Sensor
  • Proximity Sensor
  • Gyroscope
Processor/RAM
ProcessorOcta Core, Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615 (Quad Core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 + Quad Core 1.0 GHz Cortex-A53)
GPUAdreno 405
RAM2 GB
Memory
Internal Memory16 GB
Expandable Memory Slotup to 128 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity2900 mAh
Battery Standby (3G)750 hrs
Battery Talktime (3G)43.00 hrs
Dimensions
Weight147 gm
Thickness8.2 mm
Camera
Camera16.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features
  • Sony IMX234 Exmor RS Sensor
  • F/2.0 Aperture
  • 6P Optical Lense
  • Blue Glass
  • Geo-tagging
  • Touch Focus
  • Face Detection
  • Panorama
  • HDR
  • Auto-Focus Metering
  • Star Track
  • Adjustable Aperture
Secondary Camera8.0 MP
Secondary Camera Features
  • Full HD Video Recording
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
4GYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes + GLONASS
CompassYes
DLNAYes
More
App StoreGoogle Play Store
Dual SIMGSM+GSM
Noise FiltrationYes
FM RadioYes
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  • Split Screen
  • DTS Music
  • WiFi Direct
  • USB On-The-Go
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
4.00/5
(Very 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
Ok
service & support quality rating, based on user surveys
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