Along with the flagship Axon 10 Pro smartphone, ZTE also launched the low-cost Blade A7 smartphone in China. The Blade A7 also embraces the modern smartphone design with the waterdrop notch display on the front and gradient color body. It also comes with decent specifications for an entry-level smartphone. The ZTE Blade A7 comes in 2GB and 3GB RAM variants and is priced at CNY 599 (approx USD 89 / INR 6,000) and CNY 699 (approx USD 105 / INR 7000) respectively. The device comes with a polycarbonate body and is available in Black, Blue, and Black/Blue color options.
ZTE also added a Red accent power button to give a nice look to this budget smartphone. On the front, the device sports a 6.09-inch waterdrop notch display with HD+ (1560 x 720 pixels) resolution and 19:9 aspect ratio. Under the hood, the ZTE Blade A7 comes powered by the 12nm MediaTek Helio P60 octa-core processor clocked at 2GHz. It comes coupled with the powerful Mali-G72 MP3 GPU. It comes in 2GB and 3GB RAM variants with 32GB and 64GB of internal storage respectively. There is also a MicroSD card for storage expansion up to 256GB.
In the camera department, the Blade A7 sports 16MP camera on the rear with f/2.0 aperture and LED flash. For selfies, there is a 5MP camera with f/2.4 aperture on the front. It is backed by a 3,200mAh non-removable battery and comes with 5V/1.5A (7.5W) power adapter for charging. The Blade A7 runs on Android 9.0 Pie based MiFavor 9.0 UI out of the box. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, 3.5mm audio jack, and a MicroUSB 2.0 port. It measures 154 x 72.8 x 7.9 mm and weighs 146 grams. Both the power button and volume rocker are placed on the right edge of the device.
ZTE also launched the Axon 10 Pro smartphone in China. It comes with an HDR10 supported AMOLED display and 7nm Snapdragon 855 Mobile Platform. It also sports 48MP triple camera setup on the rear and a 20MP front-facing camera. The base variant of the Axon 10 Pro is priced at just CNY 3199 (approx USD 470 / INR 33,000). In the coming weeks, the company might also launch the 5G variant of the Axon 10 Pro smartphone featuring Snapdragon X50 5G modem. Stay tuned on Phone Radar for more details about the upcoming ZTE smartphones!