ZUK held a press conference in Dubai earlier this week. The ZUK’s CMO, Mr. Jin Chen, announced plans for a global rollout of the Cyanogen OS-powered Z1. Middle Eastern region is the first destination where ZUK released it’s handset and ZUK collaborate with a large distributor Comtel and a big e-commerce platforms Souq.com
The ZUK Z1 will be hitting European market, the availability of the device will be discussed at the press conference in Berlin today. And right after Berlin, ZUK is going to make another launch in Southeast Asia on 3rd November.
As a refresher, the ZUK Z1 runs the most popular and recognized Cyanogen OS 12.1 out of the box. It packs 5.5 inches 1080p display with anti-fingerprint material and the most stable and effective Snapdragon 801 processor grinding the cogs at 2.5GHz, 3GB of RAM, 64GB of storage. The icing on cake is the Stack & Folding structured 4,100 mAh battery. The reversible USB Type-C connector is at the bottom. Fingerprint sensor is integrated on the physical home key. WorldMode LTE and two SIM card slots allow you to go anywhere with the same handset. As for the updates, Cyanogen Inc regularly improves and optimizes the OS and users can update via OTA updates. Best of all, the Android Marshmallow is under development right now and is expected to be debut soon.
There were a couple sales event held on Ebay, Amazon and Aliexpress this month, and devices are either arrived or on the way to the users. As you may know about the Chinese “Singles’ Day” on November 11th, ZUK will offer the “Singles’ Day” discounts soon.