The high-end ZTE Axon Pro will be launched in Canada

The high-end ZTE Axon Pro will be launched in Canada
Officially presented last week as one of ZTE's most advanced smartphones to date, the Axon is already available to pre-order in the US, where it's going to start shipping in late July. But will the handset be released in other markets? Well, according to Mobile Syrup, ZTE confirmed that the Axon will also be launched in Canada sometime this summer. Since the smartphone costs $449 (unlocked) in the US, we assume its price will be similar in Canada.

ZTE seems to be a bit confused regarding the name of its new handset, calling it both Axon, and Axon Pro. Anyway, what's really interesting about the phone is that, although it costs less than $500, it offers features that you'd normally find on much more expensive devices: a 5.5-inch Quad HD (1440 x 2560 pixels) screen, an octa-core Snapdragon 810 processor, 4 GB of RAM, hi-fi sound, 13 MP dual rear camera, and an 8 MP front-facing camera. You can take a closer look at the new handset by checking out our ZTE Axon hands-on (video included).

ZTE didn't say if it's planning to launch the Axon (or a similar device) in other regions besides North America. But we assume it won't be long before we find out more about this.


source: Mobile Syrup

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Axon Pro
  • Display 5.5" 1440 x 2560 pixels
  • Camera 13 MP / 8 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 810, Octa-core, 2000 MHz
  • Storage 64 GB
  • Battery 3000 mAh(12h talk time)

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15 Comments

1. sergiobr

Posts: 718; Member since: Feb 25, 2013

ZTE wins ! Flawless victory $500 adios iphone$, htc, etc.

7. Wiencon

Posts: 2278; Member since: Aug 06, 2014

32 GB? Flawless victory iPhone, Htc, etc.

10. My1cent

Posts: 370; Member since: Jan 30, 2014

Saygus.v2 killer... sigh.

14. Johnnokia

Posts: 1158; Member since: May 27, 2012

The scam already killed in home

12. Martin_Cooper

Posts: 1774; Member since: Jul 30, 2013

Yes cause it is well knows that Western civilization knows about ZTE and wants a ZTE phone.

2. irossdrummer

Posts: 369; Member since: Jan 17, 2015

Whoa zte has came a far way from their s**tty prepaid phones.... it's kinda interesting

3. Tziggy14

Posts: 624; Member since: Sep 02, 2014

Ah, our favorite hat.

4. bur60

Posts: 981; Member since: Jul 07, 2014

Why is Axon and Axon Pro confusing? Seems pretty obvious to me

6. Troysyx

Posts: 181; Member since: Jul 30, 2012

Its because its the same phone.

13. bur60

Posts: 981; Member since: Jul 07, 2014

lol ty xD

5. Planterz

Posts: 2120; Member since: Apr 30, 2012

It's a shame they nerf such a great device with a mere 32gb non-expandable storage.

8. MrElectrifyer

Posts: 3960; Member since: Oct 21, 2014

Only 32GB of storage? My 64GB OnePlus is getting too little already...

9. Wiencon

Posts: 2278; Member since: Aug 06, 2014

And this is supposed to be Hifi player... Maybe ZTE doesn't realise but today players from Fiio and others come with 2 sd slots so I can have 256 GB of lossless music with me. 32 GB is more than pathetic

11. fyahking

Posts: 1146; Member since: Jan 28, 2015

It's sad when they can't even add an SD slot.

15. WallStreet

Posts: 256; Member since: Sep 21, 2014

This tries to be a great music phone, but how if it doesn't provide enough space? 32Gb? What's that in terms of music library?

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