Launched in May this year, the ZTE Axon 7 being the best smartphone by a Chinese OEM in terms of specs at its price, the smartphone is maintaining its position this month as well which is supposed to continue for next few months as well (until a new launching). The company’s Germany branch reported that the handset will start receiving the next-generation Android 7.0 Nougat in January. It was launched with Android 6.0 Marshmallow.
The ZTE Axon 7 comes in three variants – Basic, Standard, and Premium. The Basic variant is priced at CNY 2,899(around Rs. 29,600), the Standard at CNY 3,299 (around Rs.33,800), and Premium at CNY 4,099 (around Rs. 42,000).
As it was stated that the smartphone comes with premium design and unmatchable specs, hence to recall, the Axon 7 comes with 5.5-inch Quad HD display with a resolution of 1440 x 2560 pixels, with a pixel density of around 538 pixels per inch, it also comes with a fingerprint sensor and 4GB of RAM, which are the USP of the device. Also, the Premium variant comes with a Force Touch pressure sensitive display.
The shocking specs didn’t end here to show off as the ZTE Axon 7 Mini sports a 20-megapixel of primary camera with dual-LED flash, f/1.8 aperture, and OIS+ EIS+ PDAF, placed at the rear panel which is capable enough to capture videos in 4K resolution at 30fps; and slow motion is captured at 720p at 240fps/480p at 300fps. Meanwhile, the handset is also fronted with an 8-megapixel of secondary camera with an aperture of f/2.2 for selfies.
Apart from the Android OS, the smartphone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 chipset which is bundled with an Adreno 530 GPU. It also comes featured with a 64GB of internal storage which could be expandable up to 256GB by using a microSD card.
A 3250mAh of battery fuels the handset which comes with a Quick Charge 3.0 feature to power the phone up to 83 percent within half an hour. The company claims that the battery is capable to deliver up to 16 hours of talktime, and 360 hours of standby time. Connectivity options include USB Type-C port, NFC, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, and 4G LTE. The fingerprint sensor is at the back of the smartphone.