ZTE introduced the Axon 7 flagship smartphone back in May in China and later it launched in Europe and US. Today the company has launched a premium version of the smartphone in the US with Force Touch display, 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. Other specifications are remains unchanged.

"ZTE Axon 7"

ZTE Axon 7 Premium version specifications:

  • 5.5-inch Quad HD (2560 x 1440 pixels) AMOLED 2.5D curved glass Force Touch display with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection
  • Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820 (64-bit) SoC with Quad Core (2 x 2.15GHz + 2 x 1.6GHz) Kryo CPU
  • Adreno 530 GPU
  • 6GB LPDDR4 RAM
  • 128GB internal storage, expandable up to 128GB via microSD card (uses SIM 2 slot)
  • Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow) with MiFavor UI 4.0
  • Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano/microSD)
  • 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, 2G GPRS/EDGE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4GHz & 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2, NFC, GPS, micro USB 3.0, USB Type-C (reversible connector)
  • 3.5mm audio jack, AK4961 & AK4490 dual audio chips, Dolby Atmos, dual stereo speakers
  • 20MP rear camera with dual-tone LED Flash, PDAF, OIS, f/1.8 aperture, 4K [email protected] video recording
  • 8MP front camera with f/2.2 aperture, 1080p
  • Fingerprint, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Proximity, E-compass, Ambient Light, Hall sensor
  • Non-removable Li-Ion 3250mAh battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 (83% in 30 min)
  • Dimensions: 151.7 × 75 × 7.9 mm
  • Weight: 185 grams
  • Colors: Ion Gold, Quartz Grey

The new premium Axon 7 version is priced at $499.98 and it is now available from ZTE USA online store.

Commenting on the new premium version of the Axon 7, Lixin Cheng, chairman and CEO of ZTE USA, said:

“As ZTE continuously receives and listens to consumer feedback, we’re providing an option for those that love the Axon 7 to experience it on an optimized and enhanced level. As the first ZTE device to arrive in the U.S. with Force Touch technology, the Axon 7 lineup continues to showcase ZTE’s innovation in the handset market.”

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