In next year, 5-inch display with 1080p resolution would be the new high-spec standard, which replaces this year’s omnipresent 4.7-inch 720p screens (from Galaxy S III, HTC One X, LG Optimus G and many more). So far, a set of few 5-inch 1080p Android phones have been announced including HTC Droid DNA aka HTC Butterfly, Oppo Find 5, ZTE Nubia Z5, and today we’ve seen a partial official showcasing of the ZTE Grand S, Sony will announce its Xperia Z and Xperia X phablets, which will pack 5-inch 1080p displays. Of course, Samsung is also prepping to brings its Galaxy S IV in next year. Among all these aforementioned devices, Oppo Find 5 and ZTE Nubia 5 would be priced at reasonable price tags. ZTE has yet to confirm the price tag for its Grand S.
It is easier to pick the HTC Butterfly/Droid DNA for the users as it comes from a successful manufacturer. But, for most of the users, it’s important to consider the cost of the particular phablet. If you are trying to choose between the Oppo Find 5 and the ZTE Nubia Z5, here’s what you need to know about each device.
Both devices will ship with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS out of the box. Oppo Find 5 packs a 5.0-inch 1080p HD display with 441 PPI, powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064 quad-core processor clocked at 1.5GHz, 2GB of RAM, 13 megapixel camera on back side with stack CMOS sensor, 1.9 megapixel front facing camera, 16GB/32GB of native storage, micro USB 2.0, 802.11 Wi-Fi a/b/g/n, WLAN Hotspot, NFC, DLNA functionality, Dirac HD, Dolby Mobile Sound 3.0, O Smart Tags, O-Drive Car Mode app, 2,510mAh battery to power everything, a whole host of the Google services, and all the regular features of an Android phone.
On the other side, ZTE’s Nubia Z5 is having a 5-inch Sharp-made OGS display with 1080p resolution & 443PPI, powered by a 1.5GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro (APQ8064) processor, 2GB of RAM, 13 megapixel camera on back side with LED flash, a front-facing 2 megapixel shooter for forwarding video calls, 32GB internal storage, Bluetooth 4.0, 802.11 Wi-Fi a/b/g/n, micro USB 3.0, HSPA+ connectivity, Dolby sound, built-in Baidu input method
Oppo Find 5 Vs. ZTE Nubia Z5: Specs Comparison
Both of the above devices are a solid pick for your money, so you can choose what’s most important to you.