It is powered by the Snapdragon 653 SoC coupled with 6GB of RAM and 64GB of on-board storage. interestingly, a larger 3200mAh battery is present in the device and the home button doubles as a fingerprint scanner.
Of course, there have been changes to the specs and features. The flagship Nubia Z17S comes with 6GB RAM and 64GB storage and is priced at RMB 2,999, which is around Rs 29,594 on conversion. For the selfie enthusiasts, the device offers dual 5 MP cameras with improved selfie features with 1080p video recording capability. These smartphones will be available different colour shades like Blue, Black, and Gold. Pricing is set at CNY2,999 ($456) and CNY3,999 ($608), respectively. It will go on sale in China from 19 October. On the front, the smartphone also houses dual front-facing camera setup, which includes one 16-megapixel primary sensor with 80-degree wide angle lens and an f/2.0 aperture, and one 5-megapixel secondary sensor with an f/2.2 aperture. The latter is slightly more expensive at CNY2,099 ($319) while the first two cost CNY1,999 which is about $304.
The device is equipped with a 3200 mAh Li-ion non-user replaceable battery with fast charging capability via UBS type C port. Runs on the company's Nubia UI 5.1 based on Android 7.1.1 Nougat.
Moving on to the lower version, the Nubia Z17 miniS features a 5.2-inch Full-HD 2.5D curved glass display with a screen resolution of 1080 × 1920 pixels and a scratch resistance Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection on top. Sensors on the device include Fingerprint (rear-mounted), Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Ambient Light sensor, Digital Compass sensor, and Proximity sensor. The device has 6 GB RAM and 64 GB internal storage. It runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat, and comes with the company's custom user interface: Nubia UI 5.1.
The mid-range Nubia Z17 miniS has the following dimensions: 147.5 x 71.2 x 7.6 mm and weighs 155 grams. Connectivity options on the device include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.1, Global Positioning System and a USB Type-C port.