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ZTE Nubia Z17s 128GB vs Nokia 2 Dual-Sim

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between ZTE Nubia Z17s vs Nokia 2 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Nokia 2 X22ZTE Nubia Z17s 128GB
ZTE Nubia Z17s 128GB
5.73"
IPS

1080x2040

12
MP

5mp

8GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3100
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Nokia 2 Dual-Sim
5"
LTPS

720x1280

8
MP

5mp

1GB
RAM

32bit Quad

4100
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? The PhoneMore's choice is ZTE Nubia Z17s 128GB

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22 Advantages ZTE Nubia Z17s 128GB
Nubia Z17s 128GBvs2 Dual-Sim
 176%100%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.45Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.3Ghz 32bit Quad-Core
 7 times100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
8GB LPDDR4Xvs1GB LPDDR3
 37 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
128GB (114GB user available)vs8GB (3GB user available)
 9%9%
+Thinner
8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)vs9.3 millimeters (0.37 inches)
Advantage
+This device has a LTPS IPS LCD screen, which are brighter and more vivid
LTPS IPS LCDvsLTPS LCD
 139%100%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x2040 pixelsvs720x1280 pixels
 37%37%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
403 PPIvs294 PPI
 15%15%
+Larger screen
5.73"vs5"
 3 times100%
+Higher resolution main camera
(dual camera) 12MP + 23MPvs(back) 8MP
Advantage
+The Dual LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Dual LED flashvsLED flash
Advantage
+The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
Digital and optical zoomvsOnly digital zoom
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF: phase detection autofocusvsAutofocus
 102%100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(dual front camera) 5MP + 5MPvs(front) 5MP
 8 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)
 2 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 450 Mbpsvs(4G LTE) 150 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
FingerprintvsNot supported
Advantage
+Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
Active noise cancellationvsNot supported
Advantage
+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)vs802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
Advantage
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported
Advantage
+Bluetooth 4.2 version A2DP is newer and faster
4.2 version A2DPvs4.1 version A2DP
Advantage
+NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
NFCvsNot supported

06 Advantages Nokia 2 Dual-Sim
2 Dual-SimvsNubia Z17s 128GB
Advantage
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 128GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsNot supported
 6%6%
+Lighter
161 grams (5.64 ounces)vs170 grams (5.95 ounces)
Advantage
+Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
3.5mm jackvsType-C reversible connector
 32%32%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
4100 mAhvs3100 mAh
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FM with RDSvsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
Water splash resistant (don't immerse)vsNot supported

20 Common items in both devices
16 million
EIS: Digital stabilization
HDR photo only main camera
HD (1280x720 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A / 4G LTE
Capacitive
Multitouch
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
2 slots Dual-SIM
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
USB 2.0 Type-C reversible connector / MicroUSB 2.0
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 3
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresZTE Nubia Z17s 128GBNokia 2 Dual-Sim
ModelNubia Z17s 128GB2 Dual-Sim
Also known asZTE nubia Z17s NX595J 8GB RAM Premium, ZTE NX595JHMD Nokia 2 TA-1029, Nokia 2 TA-1035
Country or region availableChinaEuropeHong KongLatin AmericaBrazilUSAEuropeIndiaRussiaThailandTaiwanUkraineVarious (International)Vietnam
BrandZTENokia
Release dateOctober, 2017November, 2017
Depth8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)9.3 millimeters (0.37 inches)
Size (width x height)72.7 x 147.5 millimeters (2.86 x 5.81 in)71.3 x 143.5 millimeters (2.81 x 5.65 in)
Weight170 grams (5.95 ounces)161 grams (5.64 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedWater splash resistant (don't immerse)
Operating system (OS)ZTE Nubia Z17s 128GBNokia 2 Dual-Sim
Operating systemAndroid 7.1.1 NougatAndroid 7.1.1 Nougat
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareZTE Nubia Z17s 128GBNokia 2 Dual-Sim
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998 (10nm)32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 212 MSM8909v2 (28nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.45Ghz Quad-Core Kryo
1.9Ghz Quad-Core Kryo
1.3Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A7
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 540Qualcomm Adreno 304
RAM memory8GB LPDDR4X1GB LPDDR3
Internal storage128GB (114GB user available)8GB (3GB user available)
External storageNot supportedUntil 128GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayZTE Nubia Z17s 128GBNokia 2 Dual-Sim
Display typeLTPS IPS LCDLTPS LCD
Screen size5.73" inches5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~81.7% (screen-to-body ratio)~67.4% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1080x2040 pixels720x1280 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)403 PPI294 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Gorilla Glass 3
Mobile networks and dataZTE Nubia Z17s 128GBNokia 2 Dual-Sim
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Dual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800, GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkEurope version:
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100

China version:
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat9

Europe version:
LTE 700/800/850/900/1700/1800/2100/2600 (Bands 1,3,4,5,7,8,12,20)

China version:
LTE 700/800/850/900/1700/1800/2100/2600 (Bands 1,3,4,5,7,8,12,20)
TD-LTE 1900/2000/2300/2500/2600 (Bands 34,38,39,40,41)
LTE Cat4

Global version:
LTE 700/800/850/900/1800/2100/2600 (Bands 1,3,5,7,8,20,28)
TD-LTE 2300/2600 (Bands 38,40)

America/Brazil version:
LTE 700/850/1700/1800/1900/2600 (Bands 2,3,4,5,7,12,17,28)
TD-LTE 2600 (Bands 38)

India version (TA-1029):
LTE 800/850/1800/2100 (Band 1,3,5,20)
TD-LTE 2300/2500 (Bands 40,41)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGEGPRS, EDGE
Maximum download/upload450/50 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingZTE Nubia Z17s 128GBNokia 2 Dual-Sim
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary / back cameraZTE Nubia Z17s 128GBNokia 2 Dual-Sim
Main camera(dual camera)
12 megapixels
23MP f/2.0
8 megapixels
Main camera resolution3968x2976 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fpsHD (1280x720 pixels) 30 fps
FlashDual LED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size1/2.55" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.4µm pixelfeature not registered
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomDigital and optical zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo only main camera
Front / secondary cameraZTE Nubia Z17s 128GBNokia 2 Dual-Sim
Front camera(dual front camera)
5 megapixels
5MP
5 megapixels
Front camera resolution2560x1920 pixels2560x1920 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720 pixels)HD (1280x720 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaZTE Nubia Z17s 128GBNokia 2 Dual-Sim
RadioNot supportedFM with RDS
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263MP4, H.265, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, OGG, eAAC+, FLACMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesZTE Nubia Z17s 128GBNokia 2 Dual-Sim
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connectorMicroUSB 2.0
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio outputType-C reversible connector3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 version A2DP4.1 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNASupportedNot supported
NFCSupportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsZTE Nubia Z17s 128GBNokia 2 Dual-Sim
Active noise cancellationSupportedNot supported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Other features- Colors: Aurora Blue
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- Metal frame
- Back glass panel
- nubia UI 5.1
- Fast battery charging (26W): 50% in 25min
- Quick Charge 4.0
- DTS-HD audio
- 32-bit/384kHz audio
- Type-C to 3.5mm headphone jack adapter
- VoLTE
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Pewter/Black, Pewter/White, Copper/Black
- Aluminum frame
- Plastic back
- Google Assistant
- WiFi hotspot
- IP52 certified: water repellant nano-coating
Power supply and autonomyZTE Nubia Z17s 128GBNokia 2 Dual-Sim
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity3100 mAh4100 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk timefeature not registered1140 minutes | 19 hours | 0.8 day
Standbyfeature not registered80400 minutes | 1340 hours | 55.8 days
Radiation rate (SAR)ZTE Nubia Z17s 128GBNokia 2 Dual-Sim
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered