At the MWC 2019 held in February this year, ZTE announced its first ever 5G smartphone called ZTE Axon 10 Pro 5G. Last month, the company even showcased the device at a 5G event held in Shanghai, China. Now, the company launched the 4G version of the Axon 10 Pro in the Chinese market. It comes in three different storage options – 6GB + 128GB, 8GB + 256GB, and 12GB + 256GB. Talking about the pricing, the base variant will be retailing for just CNY 3199 (approx USD 470 / INR 33,000). The 8GB and 12GB RAM variants are priced at CNY 3699 (approx USD 545 /INR 38,000) and CNY 4199 (approx USD 620 / INR 43,000) respectively. It is already available for sale via ZTE, JD, and Tmall.
As of now, there is no information regarding the pricng or availability of the Axon 10 Pro 5G. It comes with Aluminum frame with curved glass on the front and rear. On the front, the device sports a 6.47-inch AMOLED display with Full HD+ (2340 x 1080 pixels) resolution and supports HDR10 playback. It offers 19.5:9 aspect ratio and 92% screen-to-body ratio with the waterdrop notch on the top. Under the hood is the 7nm Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Mobile Platform coupled with Kyro 485 GPU and Adreno 640 CPU. As said earlier, the Axon 10 Pro offers up to 12GB of RAM and up to 256GB of internal storage. There is also a MicroSD card slot for further expanding the device storage up to 2TB.
It runs on Android 9.0 Pie out of the box with the new MiFavor 9.1 skin laid on the top. In the camera department, the Axon 10 Pro sports triple rear camera setup featuring 48MP primary sensor with f/1.7 aperture, a 20MP ultra-wide-angle sensor with f/2.2 aperture, and an 8MP telephoto sensor with f/2.4 aperture. For selfies, there is a 20MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture. The rear camera supports 120-degree wide-angle view and 3x optical zoom. It is backed by a 4,000mAh non-removable battery that also supports up to 18w fast charging. While the device supports wireless charging, there is no mentioned of wireless fast charging.
The Axon 10 Pro measures 159.2 x 73.4 x 7.9 mm and weighs 175 grams. There is no 3.5mm audio jack on this device. Connectivity options 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, NFC, and USB Type-C port. However, the company is providing the 3.5mm audio jack to USB Type-C adapter along with the device. The device also features an in-display fingerprint scanner and supports face unlock. Both the power button and volume rocker can be seen on the right edge of the device. As of now, the Axon 10 Pro is only available in the Chinese market. Stay tuned on Phone Radar for more details!