The Lenovo Z2 Plus, which was launched in India last year, has received a price cut today, bringing its price down by up to Rs.3000. In addition to the price cut, Lenovo also announced that the smartphone will now be sold by Flipkart as well. It was initially launched as an Amazon-exclusive in the Indian market.
After the price cut, the Lenovo Z2 Plus starts at Rs.14,999 in India. That’s for the base variant with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of built-in storage. The version with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal memory has received a Rs.2,500 price cut, bringing its price down to Rs.17.499. The 4GB RAM variant will also be available for purchase via physical retail stores across the country, while the 3GB RAM variant will be sold online via Amazon and Flipkart.
The Z2 Plus features a 5-inch LTPS display with 1080 x 1920 Full HD resolution and 2.5D glass on top. Powering the handset is the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 quad-core SoC clocked at 2.15 GHz, with the Adreno 530 GPU. At the back, Z2 Plus is equipped with a 13MP main camera with phase detection autofocus tech, CAF dual-mode focus, EIS, and an f/2.2 5P lens. For selfies, the handset offers an 8MP snapper on the front, featuring 1.4 micron sized pixels and an f/2.0 aperture lens.
In terms of connectivity, the Lenovo Z2 Plus comes with Wi-Fi 802.11ac dual-band, Bluetooth 4.1 Low Energy, GPS with GLONASS, Dual SIM card slots, USB Type-C port, and 4G VoLTE. The fingerprint scanner is positioned on the front of the handset, embedded inside the physical home button. The handset comes equipped with a 3500mAh capacity battery inside, supporting the Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 standard. In terms of software, the Lenovo Z2 Plus runs on the Android 6.0 Marshmallow platform currently. An update to Android 7.0 Nougat might be rolled out in the near future, but the company hasn’t confirmed the same yet.