What are the advantages and disadvantages of ZTE nubia Alpha? A review of the features.

Created date: 03/18/2019, 20:25:00, Updated date: 10/01/2019, 12:47:08

We evaluated the ZTE nubia Alpha from a number of perspectives. We evaluated the how much we can recommend it, by providing scores for performance aspects, such as CPU and RAM, ease of carrying and screen viewing, design aspects such as portability, as well as for functional aspects, such as the camera and the level of waterproofing.

Features, Performance, and Reviews for the ZTE nubia Alpha

ZTE nubia Alpha's size

The ZTE nubia Alpha is 13.8 in (35 mm) wide, 18.5 in (47.1 mm) tall, and 5.4 in (13.8 mm) thick.It's extremely compact, and can be easily operated with one hand.In the case of the ZTE nubia Alpha, it weighs about 5.6 oz (158 g).The weight is such that it's hardly noticeable even when using one-handed. However, some people may find it tiring to use for long periods.

The size and weight of the ZTE nubia Alpha make it very comfortable to use. If you're looking for a smartphone that is easy to handle and carry around, then this should be your first choice.

ZTE nubia Alpha's screen

The ZTE nubia Alpha has a 4.01 inch screen.It comes in a standard size, and the screen is adequate for most uses. Some users may feel that they would rather have a larger screen, however.

The screen quality of the ZTE nubia Alpha is such that images and videos can occasionally be somewhat blurry. For general usage however, it's largely not a problem.

The CPU performance of ZTE nubia Alpha

The processing performance of the ZTE nubia Alpha is quite low at 1.1GHz×4(Quad core), and you may find minor issues even while browsing the internet or Twitter.

The ZTE nubia Alpha only has 1GB of RAM, which is fairly low. The RAM is regularly insufficient, so operation gets unstable and jerky even when using apps that are not resource intensive.

In rating the ZTE nubia Alpha's overall operational speed, it ranks at the low end of smartphones. It will lag and feel sluggish even during normal use. In most cases, users will feel the performance to be lacking.

ZTE nubia Alpha's storage capacity

The ZTE nubia Alpha has 8GB of data storage. This is fine if you mainly use email or social media sites, but if you plan to take photos and videos or play games, you should buy an upgrade.

The ZTE nubia Alpha is not compatible with SD cards, so make sure you check that there's enough storage for your needs.

The camera function of ZTE nubia Alpha

The performance of the ZTE nubia Alpha's main camera is rather low with only 5 MP pixels. If you take a lot of pictures, then you'll likely be dissatisfied with what this camera has to offer.

The battery performance of ZTE nubia Alpha

The ZTE nubia Alpha's battery has a capacity of 500.0mAh, which is rather low.Compared to other smartphones, the ZTE nubia Alpha's battery does not last very long. As such, while it may prove to be adequate if you don't use it much, or are in a location where you can recharge it, in general, you should have a mobile battery available.

Overall assessment of ZTE nubia Alpha

The ZTE nubia Alpha's performance level is that of a budget smartphone. It's a bit too weak to use as a main smartphone, so if possible you should consider something slightly more powerful. However, it should be sufficient for people that only want to use the most basic functions, like making calls and browsing the internet, and for people that don't really use smartphones much.

The merits and demerits of ZTE nubia Alpha

The merits of ZTE nubia Alpha

  • Its design makes it very to carry around and hold with one hand.

The demerits of ZTE nubia Alpha

  • The battery's capacity is low, making a spare battery a necessity.
  • The CPU performance is not very good, and will become operationally sluggish when using apps.
  • The back camera is quite low-spec, so its not really suited for taking pictures to upload to social media.

Comparing the specifications of ZTE nubia Alpha against similar products.

grip

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the two.grip

ZTE nubia Alpha

83.6-Color:Gold,black, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):13.8 in (35 mm) x 18.5 in (47.1 mm) x 5.4 in (13.8 mm), Weight:5.6 oz (158 g)

ZTE nubia Red Magic

53.7Color:Black,red,flame red, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):29.5 in (74.9 mm) x 62.2 in (158.1 mm) x 3.7 in (9.5 mm), Weight:6.5 oz (185 g)

ZTE nubia Z18 mini

64.0Color:Provence edition,ying yu powder,celadon blue,diamond black,glacier white, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):27.8 in (70.6 mm) x 58.3 in (148 mm) x 3.0 in (7.6 mm), Weight:5.4 oz (153 g)

ZTE nubia V18

57.1Color:Black,gold,red, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):29.7 in (75.5 mm) x 62.5 in (158.7 mm) x 3.1 in (7.8 mm), Weight:6.0 oz (170 g)

ZTE nubia N3

52.8Color:Obsidian black,space gold,nebula red, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):29.8 in (75.6 mm) x 62.5 in (158.8 mm) x 3.3 in (8.5 mm), Weight:6.7 oz (190 g)

ZTE nubia Z17s

59.3Color:Aurora blue,black gold, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):28.6 in (72.7 mm) x 58.1 in (147.5 mm) x 3.3 in (8.5 mm), Weight:6.0 oz (170 g)

ZTE nubia Z17 miniS

63.4Color:Black gold,deep blue,aegean blue, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):28.0 in (71.2 mm) x 58.1 in (147.5 mm) x 3.0 in (7.6 mm), Weight:5.5 oz (155 g)

ZTE nubia Z17 lite

59.6Color:Black,gold,blue, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):28.6 in (72.6 mm) x 60.2 in (153 mm) x 3.0 in (7.6 mm), Weight:5.9 oz (168 g)

screen cleanliness

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the two.screen cleanliness

ZTE nubia Alpha

47.3-Display type:AMOLED, Screen resolution (width x height):192.0 x 960.0, Pixel density:244ppi

ZTE nubia Red Magic

84.9Display type:LTPS IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):1080.0 x 2160.0, Pixel density:402ppi

ZTE nubia Z18 mini

85.5Display type:LTPS IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):1080.0 x 2160.0, Pixel density:423ppi

ZTE nubia V18

84.9Display type:IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):1080.0 x 2160.0, Pixel density:401ppi

ZTE nubia N3

84.9Display type:IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):1080.0 x 2160.0, Pixel density:401ppi

ZTE nubia Z17s

84.9Display type:LTPS IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):1080.0 x 2040.0, Pixel density:402ppi

ZTE nubia Z17 miniS

85.5Display type:IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):1080.0 x 1920.0, Pixel density:423ppi

ZTE nubia Z17 lite

85.0Display type:IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):1080.0 x 1920.0, Pixel density:400ppi

screen quality

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the two.screen quality

ZTE nubia Alpha

52.8-Display size:4.01 inch, Display type:AMOLED, Screen resolution (width x height):192.0 x 960.0, Pixel density:244ppi

ZTE nubia Red Magic

83.3Display size:6 inch, Display type:LTPS IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):1080.0 x 2160.0, Pixel density:402ppi

ZTE nubia Z18 mini

81.7Display size:5.7 inch, Display type:LTPS IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):1080.0 x 2160.0, Pixel density:423ppi

ZTE nubia V18

83.4Display size:6.01 inch, Display type:IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):1080.0 x 2160.0, Pixel density:401ppi

ZTE nubia N3

83.4Display size:6.01 inch, Display type:IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):1080.0 x 2160.0, Pixel density:401ppi

ZTE nubia Z17s

81.5Display size:5.73 inch, Display type:LTPS IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):1080.0 x 2040.0, Pixel density:402ppi

ZTE nubia Z17 miniS

78.3Display size:5.2 inch, Display type:IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):1080.0 x 1920.0, Pixel density:423ppi

ZTE nubia Z17 lite

79.9Display size:5.5 inch, Display type:IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):1080.0 x 1920.0, Pixel density:400ppi

Specifications of ZTE nubia Alpha

ZTE nubia Alpha
ImageZTE nubia Alpha
MakerZTE
Release date4, 2019
Colorgold,black
OSAndroid
Dimensions (width x height x thickness)13.8 in (35 mm) x 18.5 in (47.1 mm) x 5.4 in (13.8 mm)
Weight5.6 oz (158 g)
Display size4.01 inch
Display typeAMOLED
Screen resolution (width x height)192.0 x 960.0
Pixel density244ppi
Battery capacity500.0mAh
ChipsetQualcomm MSM8909W Snapdragon Wear 2100
CPU specs1.1GHz×4(Quad core)
RAM size1GB
Storage size8GB
Rear-camera resolution5 MP

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