As expected, Nubia India on Monday launched the N1 lite smartphone in India. The Nubia N1 lite price in India is Rs. 6,999, and it will be available exclusively via Amazon India. The smartphone will be available to buy on the e-commerce site from 12.00pm IST on Monday itself. The big highlights are a fingerprint scanning support, soft-light front flash, and a 3000mAh battery.
Design wise, the Nubia N1 lite sports a sleek design with metal edges. The fingerprint scanner is housed at the back of the device, right below the camera. The company claims that it can unlock the smartphone in 0.3 seconds. The speaker is situated at the back, and the power and volume buttons are housed on the right edge. Also, the 3.5mm audio jack is housed on the top edge of the smartphone.
As for specifications, the Nubia N1 lite runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow out-of-the-box and sports a 5.5-inch display, just like the original Nubia N1, but the screen resolution has been downgraded from full-HD (1080x1920 pixels) to HD (720x1280 pixels). The smartphone is powered by a 64-bit 1.25GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6737 processor , and comes with 2GB of RAM.
In terms of optics, the Nubia N1 lite sports an 8-megapixel rear camera with an f/2.0 aperture tagged with dual-LED flash and a 5-megapixel camera at front with soft-light flash support and camera beauty filter as well. The Nubia N1 lite features 16GB of inbuilt storage with the option to expand further via a microSD slot (up to 32GB).
Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, GPS, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, and Micro USB port. The smartphone packs a 3000mAh battery that is rated to deliver up to 24 hours of talk time. The dimensions are at 153x77.5x8.4mm and the smartphone weighs 171 grams. Sensors on board include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, and proximity sensor.
Commenting on the launch, Eric Hu, Country Head, Nubia India says in a statement, “Nubia is committed to offer best in class technology across all price points to its customers in India. We are known for our camera technology across the globe and with N1 Lite we are offering category first front soft light flash and fingerprint scanner. The N1 Lite is dependable, tough, good looking and has performance power to be called an ideal companion.”