A few months ago, Lenovo released a new mid-range category called Lenovo Z5, which price is started at 1299 yuan. Let’s have a test for Lenovo Z5.


Lenovo Z5 comes with Snapdragon 636 processor and 6.2-inch display screen having the resolution of 2246 x 1080 pixels and 18.9:9 aspect ratio. The screen to body ratio is about 90%. Lenovo Z5 is assisted by 6GB of RAM and 64GB/128GB of internal storage. The dimension of handset is 153 x 75.65 x 7.85mm about 165g. In the camera department, there’s 16MP + 8MP camera sensor on the rear side and 8MP front-facing camera supporting digital zoom and auto focus. There’s a 3300mAh battery on the board with fast charging. Lenovo Z5 ships with the standard configuration competing with other brands of mobile phones. The packaging of Lenovo Z5 adopts the combination of red and white showing simple style.


The backside of Lenovo Z5 adopts the double side 2.5D glass design and aluminum frame design, making it looks beautiful and textured.

The screen of the handset carries support DCI-P3 wide color gamut, and the maximum brightness can up to 700nits. As the slim bezels, the screen to body ratio is about 90%. The top of the screen is the popular notch with sensors, front camera and receiver.

The rear camera and the flash light with vertical design are arranged on the top left position.

Lenovo Z5 keeps the 3.5mm earphone jack but changes the Micro USB port to Type-C port on the bottom of the handset. The SIM card port set on the left side, and the power and volume buttons is on the right side.


Lenovo Z5 is equipped with 16MP + 8MP rear camera. The 16MP main camera with f/2.0 aperture is to capture the images. And the 8MP camera is mainly used to capture the depth of field information for background blurring. Let’s appreciate these photos shooting by Lenovo Z5.

For the sample photos shooting in daytime, it is satisfying that color restoration is good and detail has reservation. However, in the backlight scene and night view and portrait mode, time of capture is long, and the image quality is need to be improved.

Lenovo Z5 comes with Snapdragon 636 processor with 6GB of RAM. It is enough to handle the daily use. The total point of Lenovo Z5 in Antutu is about 116016 score. It has good experience when playing games.

In conclusion, Lenovo Z5 is equipped with popular devices in the affordable price. It is a very cost-effective mid-range smartphone.

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