ZTE‘s sub-brand Nubia just unveiled the Red Magic smartphone aims for heavy-gaming users. The full body design is heavily-inspired by a battleship with LED strips at the back panel. To help in cooling the smartphone, there are three vents at the back also that act as the heat dispersion with the help of some graphite layers.
The device will go on sale in China via IndieGogo on April 26, 2018, for CNY 2,499 (4GB/64GB model) and CNY 2,999 (8GB/128GB model), respectively. The first buyers will get some freebies including t-shirts and backpacks.
Specs-wise, these gaming phone looks pretty incredible as it packs a 6-inch LTPS 18:9 display with 2160 x 1080p resolution with shock resistant glass made by Dinorex T2X-1, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor, and a 3,800 mAh non-removable battery. On the back, the phone includes a 24-megapixel camera with f/1.7 aperture and phase detection auto-focus and an elongated fingerprint sensor, while in the front there’s an 8-megapixel camera for selfies.
For immersive high-quality sound experience, the smartphone features DTS-HD audio. It’s also worth mentioning that the Nubia Red Magic smartphone will be available in two colors: Red and Black.
Nubia Red Magic key specs:
|Display||6.0-inch FHD+ LTPS IPS screen, 2160 x 1080 pixels, 402 ppi|
|Dinorex T2X-1 shock resistant glass|
|CPU||2.35Ghz 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 octa-core chipset|
|RAM||6GB / 8GB|
|SIM||Dual-SIM, Dual standby|
|Storage||64GB / 128GB|
|Rear camera||24-megapixel, f/1.7 aperture with phase detection auto-focus and LED flash|
|Front camera||8-megapixel, f/2.0 aperture|
|Video recording||2160p (30 fps), 1080p (30 fps)|
|Operating system||Android 8.1 “Oreo”, nubia Red Magic UI|
|Connectivity||WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac|
|GPS, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS|
|GSM, HSPA+, 4G+ LTE (Category 16)|
|USB Type-C port|
|Dimensions||158.1 x 74.9 x 9.5 mm|
|Battery||3,800 mAh non-removable capacity, fast charging support|
|Color||Red and Black|
|Price||CNY 2,499 (~P20,690) – 64GB / 6GB|
|CNY 2,999 (~P24,830) – 128GB / 8GB|