Limited edition ZTE Axon 7 now available with Force Touch, 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage

Limited edition ZTE Axon 7 now available with Force Touch, 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage
ZTE this morning has announced a new variant of the ZTE Axon 7. Available as a limited edition, the ZTE Axon 7 (6+128) includes Force Touch, 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. Despite these new capabilities, the phone is priced at $499.98 from ZTE's U.S. website (

The remaining specs include a 5.5-inch AMOLED screen with a 1440 x 2560 resolution. The Snapdragon 820 SoC powers the model, which means it carries a quad-core 2.15GHz CPU and the Adreno 530 GPU. The 20MP rear-facing camera offers OIS, PDAF laser focusing and an aperture of f/1.8. A front-facing selfie snapper weighs in at 8MP with an aperture of f/2.2. The 3250mAh battery keeps the lights on, and can be charged from 0% to 83% in just 30-minutes with Quick Charge 3.0. Under the rear-facing camera on back is where the fingerprint scanner resides. The phone is offered in Ion Gold, and Android 6.0.1 is installed.

Thye ZTE Axon 7 was originally launched last May and ZTE has refreshed the device after 6 months to bring it up to date. Since ZTE is pointing out that the model will be available in limited quantities, we wouldn't procrastinate here. If you are looking for a value priced high-end handset, the ZTE Axon 7 (6+128) has every feature you could want at a very reasonable price. If you already own and love the Axon 7, upgrading to the new variant will give you reasons to love the model more.

If interested in the ZTE Axon 7 (6+128), visit ZTE's U.S. website now.

source: ZTE

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Axon 7
  • Display 5.5" 1440 x 2560 pixels
  • Camera 20 MP / 8 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 820, Quad-core, 2150 MHz
  • Storage 64 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 3250 mAh(24h 3G talk time)



1. maherk

Posts: 6928; Member since: Feb 10, 2012

Imo, the Axon 7 only needed a better camera and it would've been considered 2016 best Android phone.

2. ebilcake

Posts: 1231; Member since: Jul 16, 2016

Yes, the camera really does let the Axon 7 down. This is one area they shouldn't be making compromises, maybe next year.


Posts: 1168; Member since: Oct 05, 2015

Absolutely agree. I'm getting a 64GB OnePlus 3T tonight once they go live, but had the Axon 7 performed at better in lowlight (daylight is good enough) it would be a no-brainer to buy it over practically everything.


Posts: 1168; Member since: Oct 05, 2015

And too bad that sweet silver color didn't come to the US...matter of fact, it's a shame the 3T also ditched the silver (graphite) for that darker grey color. Oh well, I'm putting a case on it.

7. maherk

Posts: 6928; Member since: Feb 10, 2012

The silver did make it to the US after all. Best Buy were selling it when I was in the States a month ago.

10. tedkord

Posts: 17397; Member since: Jun 17, 2009

Yep. Got one a couple of months ago.

12. Ruturaj

Posts: 1484; Member since: Oct 16, 2014

They should have gone cyanogenmod route for software. Would have bought it then.

3. TheOracle1

Posts: 2329; Member since: May 04, 2015

All fluff as far as I'm concerned. Put a 4000mah battery in it if you're serious.

5. Captain_Doug

Posts: 1037; Member since: Feb 10, 2012

Pretty happy with mine. 4GB has been enough ram and I bought a 128GB microsd card so I'm good on storage too. I'll wait until the Axon 8 comes out with the SD835, 8GB ram and 128GB storage.

8. Captain_Doug

Posts: 1037; Member since: Feb 10, 2012

Double posted. Can't delete.

9. k9luvr

Posts: 122; Member since: Oct 17, 2016

ZTE should have put more effort into the camera with this upgrade. Who cares about the extra storage when you can add an SD card. Extra RAM will have very little effect on performance now, maybe in future if you hang onto it for awhile.

11. Doakie

Posts: 2478; Member since: May 06, 2009

Darn, ZTE totally OnePlus'd us Axon owners. We just got owned by an upgrade on a 6 month old phone. I'm still going to give my Axon 7 a tight hug. I love this phone.

13. Lisann2k

Posts: 1; Member since: Jan 03, 2017

I'm satisfied with my ZTE Axon7 The phone almost perfect. I'm thrilled with the sound, battery life, fast charging, camera... I'm disappointed that this phone limits how close I can zoom in on any photo whether in phone, SD, or cloud storage. It only lets me stretch a pic so far and it's not enough. For example if I wanted to zoom in to isolate a detail the zoom capacity is way less than the iPhone, Samsung Galaxy, LG3-V20... Which I could tap to zoom large as I wanted. Also I miss the built in weather widget in LG's that graphically mimicked the actual weather ie. If raining, looked like water rolling against interior of the display screen, lightening, clouds, sunshine, whatever.

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