ZTE is considered as the third largest producer of digital devices. This Chinese Multinational company has admired its users with variety of devices. Now they have come up with Axon 7 which is an update to the existing Axon line of smartphones. ZTE have always tried to provide flagship features at comparatively lower price. Axon 7 specs also follows the same suit of premium features packed in budget case.
Axon 7 zte measures to be 151.8*75*8.7mm with a weight of 185 grams. This device from ZTE supports dual nano SIM. The design of the Axon 7 is worked out with the help of BMW subsidiary Design Works. The device is encased with Aluminium Unibody for extra durability.
Axon 7 has got a display that extends upto 5.5 inches edge to edge. This comes to be nearly 72.2% of the total body. The AMOLED capacitive touch screen supports 16M colors. The screen resolution of Axon 7 comes to be 1440*2560 pixels along with a pixel density of 538PPI. This display also supports multi-touch. Display of Axon 7 is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4.
Axon 7 is powered by Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820 processor. This chipset is comprised of Dual-Core with a processing speed of 2.15GHz and another Dual-Core with a processing speed of 1.6GHz. This smartphone has got an extensive RAM of 4GB for the basic version. With the support of Adreno 530GPU, Axon 7 is a high end performer which can handle high end graphics as well as Multi-processing. But ZTE also provides a higher variant of Axon 7 with a RAM of 6GB supported by storage of 128GB. The basic version has a storage capacity of 64GB. It can be expanded upto 128GB with the help of external microSD memory card which can be inserted into the secondary SIM slot available. Axon 7 is equipped with Android v6.0 Marshmallow. This is backed by ZTE own UI named MiFavor v4.0. Together they promise to provide a better experience for the users.
The primary snapper is equipped with a 20MP lens. This camera is having an aperture of f/1.8 along with extensive features like Phase Detection, Autofocus, Optical Image Stabilization. This snapper also supports Dual-tone LED flash with which you can capture images even in dim light. Other features that are available in Axon 7 include Geo-tagging, Face Detection, Touch Focus, HDR and Panorama. The main snapper also helps you in recording videos with 4K quality. The front snapper is loaded with a lens of 8MP. With this you can capture excellent selfies with your loved ones.
Axon 7 is one of the first smartphones to have the support of Google Daydream. Daydream is the new Virtual Reality platform launched by Google. With the help of 9-axis Gyroscope which accurately trace the motion and 18ms delay provide for reducing the queasiness, which they normally found when wearing VR headsets. ZTE also launched VR headset to combine with Axon 7 namely ZTE VR, which provide 960 vision along with Adaptive Pupil Distance.
Axon 7 supports 3G as well 4G connectivity. Along with it also supports WiFi and Bluetooth with a v4.2. It also supports GPS with A-GPS and GLONASS. Axon 7 has a USB of v3.0 along with Type-C 1.0 reversible connector. Axon 7 is loaded with various sensors like Fingerprint sensor to its back, Accelerometer, Gyro, Proximity and Compass.
Axon 7 has got a non-removable Li-Ion battery with a capacity of 3140mAh. The makers promise that this battery would provide for 360 hours stand-by and grants a talk-time of 16 hours on 3G. Axon 7 also has the support of Qualcomm Quick Charge of v3.0 which charges the battery upto 50% in 30 minutes and upto 100% in 100 minutes.
ZTE officials said that you can have Ion Gold and Quartz Grey colour variants of Axon 7.The normal version of Axon 7 is available at a price of $450. But the price of higher variant hasn’t released yet. Initially this smartphone will be available in China. But very soon you can expect this flagship in the shelves of European and US shops as well.