For those in the market for a 6-inch display phone, ZTE's latest might be a worthwhile gadget to consider.
Shenzhen-based handset manufacturer ZTE on Thursday updated their Blade series smartphone catalogue by launching a new handset called, the ZTE Blade X Max in the USA. On the software front, the device runs on Google's Android 7.1.1 Nougat operating system out of the box, with a light custom skin, running on top.
ZTE Blade X Max is a phablet with a large screen is based on IPS matrix, diagonal of which is exactly 6 inches.
Processing duties are handled by the 1.4 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 (MSM8940) Octa-core SoC coupled with 2GB of RAM and 32GB of onboard storage with room for further storage expansion by up to 128GB using a microSD card. For the optics, the smartphone has a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 5-megapixel focus camera on the front for selfies and video calling.
The phone will be available in the USA through Cricket Wireless starting May 12. Blade ZTE X Max goes on sale before the end of may this year and will cost around $150 when ordering from China.
There is a 3,400 mAh battery that powers the device and yes, it comes with with Quick Charge 2.0 support. ZTE Blade X Max also features a fingerprint sensor at the backside of the handset for biometric security as well as a heart rate monitor for health monitoring.