The AfriOne Gravity Z1 is AfriOne’s flagship smartphone in Nigeria. The company which already has a tablet called AfriOne 2-in-1 definitely has garnered experience enough in the mobile phone market so much so that it decided to open a mobile phone assembly plant in Lagos, Nigeria.
The AfriOne Gravity Z1 was announced at the opening of the company’s assembly plant and it comes with a 3000mAh battery capacity, 16GB stock ROM and 5.5-inch LCD IPS touchscreen. Although the company hasn’t released the full specification of the Gravity Z1, we have some of the features and will be sharing them with you in this article.
AfriOne Gravity Z1 Review
Design & Display
The Gravity Z1 has a 5.5-inch LCD IPS touchscreen which means it’s good enough for viewing videos. For a first flagship smartphone, it has a good design and would appeal to the smartphone-loving Nigerians.
The smartphone uses capacitive navigation buttons and looks to have an HD (1280 * 720) pixel resolution.
Memory & Performance
The smartphone has 16GB of internal storage and can be expanded up to 32GB using an external microSD card slot. It has 2GB of RAM, meaning that you shouldn’t expect to see lags and glitches frequently on this phone. We don’t have any info about its processor and GPU yet.
The AfriOne Gravity Z1 sports a rear 8MP camera with autofocus and a LED flash, and a 5MP selfie camera with a soft flash.
The Gravity Z1 packs a 3000mAh battery that can take you through an entire day on average use.
AfriOne Gravity Z1 Full Specifications
- 2G: GSM 900 / 1800 MHz.
- 3G: HSDPA 2100 MHz.
- SIM Type: Dual Standby Micro.
- SIM Count: Dual SIM Single SIM Hybrid SIM
- OS: Android.
Design & Display
- Display size: 5.5 inches.
- Display Technology: LCD IPS touchscreen.
- Protection: n/a
- Colours: White.
- Lens: 8 MP.
- LED Flash: Yes, Dual-tone, Autofocus.
- Video recording: Yes, 1080p.
- Properties: f/2.0 apertures, PDAF,
- Lens: 5 MP.
- LED Flash: Yes, Soft-Flash.
- Music Support: AAC, AMR, MP2, MP3, M4A, MKA.
- Loudspeaker: Yes.
- Video Support: MP4/MPEG4/H.263/H.264 player.
- FM Radio: N/A.
- Bluetooth: v4.0.
- Bluetooth Profiles: A2DP.
- WiFi: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot.
- USB: N/A.
- NFC: No.
- 3.5mm audio jack: Yes.
- Battery Capacity: 3000mAh.
- Removable? N/A.
- Charging: Yes.
- Launch Date: Aril 2017.
- Availability: April 2017.
How much is AfriOne Gravity Z1 in Nigeria?
The phone as announced by the company’s Director of Strategy and Government coordination, Mr Lekan Akinjide, will be sold at prices in the range of N29,000 to N33,000.