ZTE Axon M

Announced:
Oct 17, 2017
Status:
Released
Release date:
Nov 1, 2017

PhoneArena Rating:

4.0
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Display

Size:

5.2 inches

Resolution:

1080 x 1920 pixels

Pixel density:

424 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

68.98 %

Features:

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Additional display:

5.2 inches, 1080 x 1920 pixels, IPS LCD, Colors: 16 777 216, Touch screen: Yes, Capacitive, Multi-touch: Yes

Hardware & Performance

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 MSM8996 Pro-AB

Processor:

Quad-core, 2150 MHz, Kryo, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU:

Adreno 530

RAM:

4GB

Internal storage:

64GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 256 GB

OS:

Android (7.1 Nougat)

Battery

Capacity:

3180 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable

Charging:

Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

20 megapixels

Features:

Doubles as a front camera, Phase-detection autofocus

Video recording:

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)

Features:

Time-lapse video, Picture-taking during video recording, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing

Design

Dimensions:

5.94 x 2.82 x 0.48 inches (150.8 x 71.6 x 12.1 mm)

Weight:

8.11 oz (230 g)
the average is 6.2 oz (176 g)

Materials:

Back: Aluminum

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)

Colors:

Black

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 2(1900), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 12(700 a), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS), 66(AWS-3)

UMTS:

850, 1700/2100, 1900 MHz

Data Speed:

LTE, HSPA, HSUPA

SIM type:

Nano SIM

HD Voice:

Yes

VoLTE:

Yes

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack

Features:

Dolby Atmos, Album art cover, Background playback

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.2

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot

USB:

Type-C (reversible), USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, Charging

Sensors:

Accelerometer

Other:

NFC, VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Shopping information

MSRP:

$ 725

This device is also known as ZTE Z999

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Cons

  • Thick body (0.48 inches)
  • No front-facing camera

Description

Looking at the Axon M as just a regular device, the spec sheet doesn’t look too shabby. SD821, 4 gigs of RAM, and 64GB storage make us feel like we’re dealing with a near-flagship-level device, while the glass and aluminum body further reinforce this feeling. Throw in a 20-megapixel sensor, 4K video recording, and USB-C with Quick-charge 3.0 and we’re feeling pretty good about the Axon M. Of course, then there’s the form-factor. As a clamshell, it’s a narrow device that feels like its packing a little more than most phones, but that’s obviously because it is.

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