ZTE recently announced the new higher-end version of ZTE Axon 7 with Force touch. The company makes the slightly improved version of its five-month-old Axon 7 smartphone. The ZTE improved the storage and memory of the smartphone and added the Force touch feature. It happened the first time an Android phone with pressure sensitive screen has been released in the US.
ZTE Axon 7 Feature
The higher-end model features a 5.5-inch AMOLED screen with a resolution of 1440 × 2560 pixels. The smartphone packs with full metal body with stunning looks and comes in Ion Gold color. The smartphone powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor coupled with Adreno 530 GPU. Under the hood, it packs 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage, while the earlier model has the least storage 64GB with 4GB of RAM. It runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box. Unfortunately, there is no update in operating system, but it should be. Like the OnePlus 3T, which is getting an update of Android Nougat very soon.
Regarding the camera, the smartphone comes with 20-megapixel of rear camera and an 8-megapixel for the front selfies shooter. The camera also offers OIS, PDAF laser focusing and f/1.8 aperture on the back, while the f/2.2 on front.
The 3250mAh battery capacity keeps the light on, and can be charged from 0 percent to 83 percent in just 30 minutes with Quick Charge 3.0 technology. It also features dual stereo speakers and has two audio chips that support 32-bit 192KHz audio.
Force Touch Technology
ZTE added the new feature “Force Touch Technology” meaning it has a pressure sensitive screen. Android does not support this type of display yet. ZTE says long pressing on an app will have shortcuts, and it allows for other capabilities that Android provides.
ZTE Axon 7 Specs
- 5-inch AMOLED screen
- Resolution of 1440 × 2560 pixels
- Android 6.0 Marshmallow
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor
- Adreno 530 GPU
- 6GB of RAM
- 128GB of internal storage
- 20-megapixel rear camera
- 8-megapixel front camera
- Dual stereo speakers
- 3250mAh battery capacity
- With Quick Charge 3.0
ZTE Axon 7 Price & Availability
It will be available for US customers for $499.98. And you can purchase it from the ZTE’s US website (ZTEUSA.com).