The Nubia Z40S Pro has been launched in China. It is an updated version of the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 powered Nubia Z40 Pro flagship phone, which was announced in the first half of 2022. The Z40S Pro comes equipped with the more powerful Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 SoC.

Nubia Z40S Pro launched

The Nubia Z40S Pro’s display has a centrally positioned punch-hole and super-slim bezels. As compared to the Z40 Pro, the Z40S Pro has a redesigned camera module.

The Nubia Z40S Pro features a 6.67-inch OLED display with a Full HD+ resolution, a 144Hz refresh rate, a 480Hz touch sampling rate, a maximum brightness of 1,000 nits, a 3000000:1 contrast ratio, and a DCI-P color gamut of 100 per cent. It comes with an under-display fingerprint scanner.

The Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 chipset is present under the hood of the Nubia Z40S Pro. The device is equipped with up to 18 GB of LPDDR5 RAM and up to 1 TB of UFS 3.1 storage. For heat dissipation, it has a 3062mm2 vapor chamber unit.

Nubia Z40S Pro in colors

It is equipped with a custom-made 35mm, 64-megapixel Sony IMX787 main camera with an f/1.6 aperture and OIS support. It is coupled with a 50-megapixel ultra-wide lens with a 116-degree FOV, which can be used for capturing macro shots with a 2 cm focal length. This lens also supports 8K macro video shooting. Lastly, the triple camera unit on the back of the phone has an 8-megapixel periscope telephoto camera that works with OIS.

Nubia Z40S Pro cameras

The Z40S is equipped with Nubia’s NEOVision camera technology for capturing enhanced photos. On the front, it is fitted with a 16-megapixel selfie camera. The device will come pre-loaded with MyOS 12 based on Android 12 OS.

The Nubia Z40S Pro comes in two battery variants. The one that houses a 5,000mAh battery carries support for 80W fast charging. On the other hand, the other variant packs a 4,600mAh battery that supports 120W fast charging.

The Nubia Z40S Pro is packed with other features, such as dual SIM support, Wi-Fi 6E, Bluetooth 5.2, NFC, GPS, and a USB-C port. The Z40S Pro measures 16.27 x 73.95 x 8.05mm and weighs around 205 grams.

Nubia Z40S Pro

Nubia Z40S Pro Specifications

Network Properties

  • 2G bands: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
  • CDMA 800
  • 3G bands: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
  • 4G bands: 1, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 20, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41
  • 5G bands: 1, 3, 5, 8, 28, 41, 78 SA/NSA
  • Speed: HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (CA), 5G


  • Announced: 2022, July 20
  • Status: Exp. release 2022, July 26


  • Dimensions: 161.3 x 74 x 8.1 mm (6.35 x 2.91 x 0.32 in)
  • Weight: 205 g (7.23 oz)
  • Build: Glass front, aluminum frame, glass back
  • Colors: Interstellar Black, Star Black, Silver
  • SIM: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)


  • Type: AMOLED, 1B colors, 144Hz, HDR10+, 1000 nits
  • Size: 6.67 inches, 107.4 cm2 (~90.0% screen-to-body ratio)
  • Resolution: 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~395 ppi density)

Operating System

  • Android 12, MyOS 12


  • Chipset: Qualcomm SM8475 Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 (4 nm)
  • CPU: Octa-core (1×3.19 GHz Cortex-X2 & 3×2.75 GHz Cortex-A710 & 4×1.80 GHz Cortex-A510)
  • GPU: Adreno 730
  • Memory Card slot: No
  • Internal: 128GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 12GB RAM, 512GB 12GB RAM, 1TB 18GB RAM
  • UFS 3.1


  • Main Camera: Triple
    • 64 MP, f/1.6, 35mm (standard), 1/1.7″, PDAF, OIS
    • 8 MP, f/3.4, 125mm (periscope telephoto), 1/4.0″, PDAF, OIS, 5x optical zoom
    • 50 MP, f/2.2, 14mm, 116˚ (ultrawide), AF
  • Features: Dual-LED flash, panorama, HDR
  • Video: 8K, 4K@30/60/120fps, 1080p@30/60/120fps, gyro-EIS
  • Selfie Camera: Single – 16 MP, f/2.5, (wide)
  • Features: HDR
  • Video: Yes


  • Radio: No
  • Loudspeaker: Yes, with stereo speakers
  • Audio 3.5mm jack: No
  • 24-bit/192kHz audio


  • WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
  • Bluetooth: 5.2, A2DP, LE
  • NFC: Yes
  • USB: USB Type-C 3.1, USB On-The-Go


  • Sensors: Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass


  • Battery Type and Capacity: Li-Po 5000 mAh (regular version)/ 4600 mAh (120W version), non-removable
  • Charging: Fast charging 80W (regular version)
  • Fast charging 120W + fast magnetic wireless charging 15W (120W version)

Models: NX702J

Nubia Z40S Pro Price and Availability

The Nubia Z40S Pro (80W variant) comes in four configurations: 8 GB RAM + 128 GB storage, 8 GB RAM + 256 GB storage, 12 GBR AM + 256 GB storage, and 12 GB RAM + 512 GB storage. These models are priced at 3,399 Yuan (~$503), 3,699 Yuan (~$508), 3,999 Yuan (~$592), and 4,499 Yuan (~$666), respectively.

Nubia Z40S Pro Price

The Nubia Z40S Pro (120W) model comes in two options, such as 12 GB RAM + 512 GB storage and 18 GB RAM + 1 TB storage. Both variants are priced at 4,299 Yuan (~$637) and 6,699 Yuan (~$992). The Z40S Pro comes in Magic Green and Black shades.

In addition, there is an anime-based Ling Cage limited-edition model with 12 GB RAM + 256 GB storage, which comes in a special retail box. The special edition model is priced at 4,699 Yuan (~$696). The first sale of the Z40S Pro will be carried out at 10 am (local time) on July 26 in China.


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