Chinese Telecommunications and equipment company ZTE has launched its first 5G smartphone named ZTE Axon 10 Pro 5G at MWC 2019 in Barcelona, Spain. The smartphone is powered by Qualcomm’s flagship processor for 2019 – the Snapdragon 855 SoC clubbed with Snapdragon X50 5G modem in it. It has a triple rear camera setup and comes with a water-drop notch. The company hasn’t revealed much about the ZTE Axon 10 Pro 5G smartphone besides its processor and modem. The other smartphone launched by the company alongside the 5G smartphone is the ZTE Blade V10 but some of its specifications, price and availability are not known as of now.
ZTE Axon 10 Pro 5G price and specifications
As mentioned above, the ZTE Axon 10 Pro 5G will be powered by Snapdragon 855 SoC and will have the latest Snapdragon X50 5G modem. It comes in a triple rear camera setup and has an in-display fingerprint scanner. Like many phones of 2019, ZTE Axon 10 Pro 5G will also come with AI camera with scene recognition, portrait recognition, and motion capture to name a few. In a press conference, the company said that the device’s AI has a ‘user behavior learning’ keeps a track of the usage pattern and optimizes the features to give a better personalised performance. They also said that the smartphone also has ‘stunning audio’ and ‘Axon Vision graphics optimization capabilities’.
The ZTE Axon 10 Pro 5G will be available in the European and Chinese market from first half of 2019. But the price of the smartphone hasn’t been revealed by the company yet. The ZTE Axon 10 Pro 5G smartphone will launch the device partnering with China Unicorn, Elisa and Hutchison Drei Austria.
ZTE Blade V10 price and specifications
Besides the 5G smartphone, the company also launched its ZTE Blade V10, but just like the Axon 10 Pro 5G, the price and some of the specifications of the phone is not known yet. ZTE Blade V10 will start selling from April 2019 in Europe, China and Latin America. The device is available in Blue, Green and Black colour options and has a ceramic-like built. It runs on Android 9.0 Pie skinned with MiFavour9.0 UI and sports a 6.3-inch Full-HD+ (1080 x 2280 pixel) resolution display that has a water-drop notch and comes with a screen- to-body ratio of 90.3%.
#ZTE today announced its first #5G flagship smartphone, the ZTE Axon 10 Pro 5G, at #MWC19. ZTE’s premium flagship Axon series is expected to be available in Europe and China in the first half of 2019. More: https://t.co/8Z5mNljAKC pic.twitter.com/yOOLFKB2Bq
— ZTE Corporation (@ZTEPress) February 25, 2019
ZTE Blade V10 has a hybrid-dual nano SIM card and it runs on an unknown 2.1GHz octa-core SoC CPU and houses a 3,200mAh battery. The smartphone has a dual rear camera setup with a 16MP primary lens and a 5MP secondary lens. At the front, there is a 32MP AI selfie camera. The ZTE Blade V10 comes in two variants – 3GB RAM + 32GB storage and a 4GB RAM + 64GB storage. For connectivity, it has 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS/A-GPS, USB Type-C and also has a 3.5mm jack. It has all the necessary sensors along with a fingerprint scanner.