ZTE has announced a new phone in its Blade series, the Blade X Max. The smartphone has been priced at $149.99 (approximately ₹10,000). It is currently available in Blue colour and can be ordered from Cricket Wireless in the US. There is no mention of the smartphone’s global availability as yet.
The device comes with a 6-inch display that has a resolution of 1980x1080p, and Dragontrail Glass which protects it from scratches. Under the hood, it is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 435 processor with 2GB of RAM and an Adreno 505 GPU for gaming. The device has 32GB of internal storage space which is expandable to up to 128GB using a microSD card. It runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat.
The smartphone boasts of a 13-megapixel camera at the rear along with an LED flash and a 5-megapixel camera at the front. It also has a fingerprint sensor at the back. In terms of network connectivity, it offers 4G LTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2 LE, GPS / GLONASS, USB Type-C. The device also comes with a 3.5mm audio jack, Dolby Audio and FM Radio.
The device has a 3400mAh non-removable battery with Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 2.0. It measures 165.1 x 83 x 9.39mm and weighs 196.4g.