Nubia, the Chinese tech company ZTE’s sub-brand has launched a new smartphone M2 Lite under its new M series in India today. The all new M2 Lite which is primarily targeted for the young Indian consumers is the first smartphone from the company to feature a 16-megapixel camera with inbuilt soft LED flash. Priced at Rs. 13,999, the M2 Lite smartphone will be available exclusively on e-retail site Amazon India starting May 9 from 12pm.
In terms of specifications, the new nubia M2 Lite features a 5.5-inch HD (720×1280 resolution) TFT display with 2.5D glass layered on top. The phone has a metal unibody design and it is powered by an octa-core MediaTek MT6750 paired with Mali-T860 GPU. The phone offers 4GB of RAM and 32GB internal storage which is further expandable up to 128GB using microSD card. The M2 Lite runs nubia UI 4.0 based Android Marshmallow. It carries a 3000mAh non-removable battery and comes with 118 new power optimisation features.
As for the optics, the rear camera on the nubia M2 Lite is equipped with NeoVision 6 technology a customised edition just for the M2 series that offers a wide range of shooting modes. It sports a 13-megapixel stacked CMOS sensor with f/2.2 aperture and LED flash. The handset as mentioned has a 16-megapixel sensor on the front that comes with f/2.0 aperture, 79.8-degree wide angle and Skin Retouching 2.0. Both the cameras on the phone has 5P motor drive lens. Connectivity options on the M2 Lite include- Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/a (5GHz and 2.4GHz) USB on-the-go (OTG). The phone is 7.68mm thick and weighs 164 grams. The all new nubia M2 Lite handset will be available in a single colour variant- Black Gold.
Speaking at the launch event, Mr. Eric Hu, Country Head, nubia India said, “Nubia as a brand identifies with the youth. In India we see young people with a lot of energy, passion and desire to do more in society. M2 Lite is a product inspired by such youngsters who are creating a mark in society. We have created a product that looks stylish, matches the aspiration levels and performs superlatively. Be yourself is not just a tagline we believe in it and with the M2 Lite our customers can capture moments that our true to their style. ”