ZTE sub-brand Nubia launched the Nubia M2 Play adding a new smartphone to its M2 series in India. Priced at Rs. 8,999 the smartphone will available for purchase exclusively on Amazon India soon.
To recap the Nubia M2 Play was officially introduced in China in July this year. Specifications wise, it features a 5.5-inch HD (720×1280 resolution) LCD display with a pixel density of 274ppi. It is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 435 processor paired with 3GB of RAM and Adreno 505 GPU for graphics. It comes with 32GB of native storage with a further expandable option of up to 128GB via microSD slot.
In terms of design, the phone has a metal body with double diamond edge cut frame. The power button and microSD/SIM tray is located on the right edge while the volume keys are on the left side of the device. At the base, the phone is drilled with mono speakers aligned on either side with microUSB port at the centre. At the top, you have the 3.5mm headphone jack. The fingerprint sensor is integrated on the home button itself. The Nubia M2 Play somewhat carries iPhonesque layout with a Quick toggle that can be accessed by swiping the left navigation button. It offers multi-split screen and comes with Neo Power 2.5 technology to enhance battery optimisation.
As far as the optics are concerned, the Nubia M2 Play sports a 13-megapixel main Sony CMOS rear sensor with an f/2.2 aperture, LED flash support, and hybrid autofocus. Up front, it sports a 5-megapixel 84-degree wide-angle front camera with f/2.4 aperture. The smartphone packs an industry standard 3000mAh non-removable battery. Connectivity options on the phone include 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, GPS, and GLONASS. The Nubia M2 Play comes in two colour options- Black and Gold.