Category Archives: ZTE

ZTE wants to launch its first 5G phone in 2019

Lixin Cheng, CEO of the United States’ division of ZTE, officially announced the ”late 2018 or early 2019” arrival of ZTE’s first 5G smartphone. Exact date of release depends on, quote, ”availability of 5G networks and the requisite chipsets”. Both Verizon and AT&T have announced that they will be rolling out their own 5G networks by the end of the year, so the 5G connectivity of ZTE will actually be useful. T-Mobile wants to do the same by 2020. ...

ZTE Axon 7 to receive Android 8.0 Oreo

Axon 7 initially launched in 2016 with Android 6.0 Marshmallow. Half an year later, in October, smartphone’s OS was updated to Android 7.0. For a long time there was no word on another OS update for the smartphone – until now. ZTE has officially announced that they are working on updating the Axon 7’s operating system to 8.0 Oreo. The update has no known ETA, though, so it will be done ”when it is done”. What we do know is the update will feature new ”Stock and UI”, whatever that may exacly mean. ...

ZTE Axon 7 will be updated to Android 8.0 Oreo soon

The original post by ZTE is this:”We are announcing now that we are already developing android 8 for the Axon 7, your positive feedback has been inspiring us a lot and made us very happy and because of this we try to get it customer ready as soon as possible for the best customers in the world, and I ask for your understanding because we still need some time to perfect it.”Guy really could learn more about punctuation. Other than that, yay! While there is no ETA for the update, it sounds like it could pop up any day now. Maybe in a week or two. ZTE’s message was posted on ...

ZTE Axon 7 is discontinued in the US

ZTE can be seen slowly taking hold in the United States of America, largerly thanks to the relatively low cost of their phones and prepaid wireless service provider tie. ZTE’s newly found success in the land of freedom and justice will not, though, help a one and a half-year old Axon 7 from being discontinued. The phone is reported to be out of production, so after the stock available is gone from the stores, that is it, game over, man, game over. It is already out of stock in the OEM’s official US store. It can still be found on Amazon, where it costs $399.99. Grab them while ...

ZTE Axon M is coming out tomorrow

Announced two weeks ago, ZTE Axon M is due for pre-orders starting tomorrow, November 1st. Phone will be an AT&T exclusive. It will reach store shelves in over two weeks, on November 17th. What does it offer? Among Axon M’m most notable features one can count the 5.2′ dual screen, 1080p, Snapdragon 821 CPU, single 20mpx main camera and dual speakers with Dolby Audio. Its price? Either $725 at once or $24.17 a month over 30 months in AT&T’s payment plan. ...

ZTE A0620 receives TENAA certification

Yep, time for another Chinese smartphone. What does ZTE present us this time?– rear-mounted fingerprint scanner,– metal body,– 5.2′ display, 720p,– 3/4/8GB RAM variants,– 8-core CPU, 1.4GHz,– 4870mAh battery,– 32/64GB ROM variants, microSD card,– 3.5mm headphone jack,– Android 7.1 Nougat OS,– measures: 147 x 71 x 8.5mm,– weight: 160 grams.Still no info on when and where will that phone be available. ...

Axom M officially announced by ZTE

We have had leaks and rumours about Axom M for quite some time now; today , though, is the day when the phone becomes officially revealed. If I were to sum up what we are being told about the phone, I would say that its dual display certainly makes it stand out from the crowd, but other than that gimmick there is nothing special about it. It has an okay camera but no rear one; the battery is too small for dual display; the CPU is tad too old etc etc.Specification:– dimensions: 150,8 x 71,6 x 12,1 mm,– weight: 230 gram,– foldable dual display, 5.2′, TFT LCD, FHD, ...

ZTE Blade Force now available on Boost Mobile

Price and specification:– $130,– 5.5′ IPS display, 1280 x 720p res,– Qualcomm Snapdragon 427 CPU,– 2GB RAM, 16GB storage, up to 128GB with microSD,– 8mpx main and 5mpx rear cameras,– 3000mAh battery, non-removable,– Android 7.1.1 Nougat OS,– 3.5mm headphone jack, Bluetooth 4.2,– High Performance User Equipment, feature that extends phone’s 2.5GHz coverage by roughly 30%. ...

Foldable ZTE Axon M receives FCC certification

Cool, but what does this certification tell us exacly? Well… we get the device’s diagram… and that is pretty much it. The drawing itself at least confirms some of the rumours about the device. According to them, ZTE Axom M is supposed to have a foldable, FullHD 6.8′ display (wow), Snapdragon 820 CPU, 3120mAh battery and 4 gigabytes of RAM.We do not know when will ZTE’s compact phone come out, nor how much will it cost. Stay tuned. ...

Two new ZTE phones received TENAA certification

The phones’ names are ZTE A0616 and ZTE A0622. While both seem to be more or less budget phones, their specifications differ quite a bit:ZTE A0616:– 5.5′ display, 720p,– 13mpx main camera,– 4-core CPU, 1.45GHz,– 3900mAh battery,– Android 7.0 Nougat OS,– 2GB/3GB RAM, 16GB/32GB storage variants,– weight and measurements: 164 grams, 152.4 x 75.8 x 8.2mm,– Light Blue, Dark Blue and Black colour variants.ZTE A0622:– 5.2′, 720p display,– 13mpx main and 5mpx secondary cameras,– 4870mAh battery (impressive),– ...