Chinese multinational telecommunications company ZTE at an event held in Madrid, Spain announced its first foldable, double-screen smartphone. The device bearing a name Axon M flaunts dual screen 5.2-inch innovative design.
The main USP of the device is its dual screen support that can be used to convert the phone into a tablet-sized device by folding it out or can be opened up and used separately allowing multi-tasking with different functions simultaneously on each screen.
The “AXON M” smartphone will retail in Spain by network service provider Vodafone.
Features and Specifications
The device sports a dual 5.2 inches Full HD IPS LCD display bearing a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels and pixel density of 426 ppi.
The hardware of the device is powered by a Quad-core Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 821 SoC clocked at 2×2.15 GHz Kryo & 2×1.6 GHz Kryo integrated with 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of onboard storage further expandable up to 256GB via microSD card.
For the camera department, the rear sports a 20 MP primary camera with autofocus and dual-LED dual-tone flash. There is no secondary or front camera on the device.
It runs on Android v7.1.2 (Nougat) operating system out of the box. The battery pack offers 3180 mAh capacity.
Connectivity options include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.2, A-GPS, USB Type-C and a headphone jack. Sensors onboard include a side mounted fingerprint sensor, accelerometer, proximity, and digital compass.
|ZTE Axon M|
|Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|2G bands||GSM 850 / 1900|
|3G bands||HSDPA 850 / 1700(AWS) / 1900|
|4G bands||LTE band 2(1900), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 12(700), 29(700), 30(2300), 66(1700/2100)|
|Dimensions||150.9 x 71.6 x 12.2 mm|
|Type||Dual IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Screen Size (Inches)||5.2 inches|
|Resolution||1080 x 1920 pixels|
|Ratio||16:9 ratio (426 ppi density)|
|Operating System||Android 7.1.2 (Nougat)|
|Chipset||Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 821|
|CPU||Quad-core (2x2.15 GHz Kryo & 2x1.6 GHz Kryo)|
|Storage||64 GB (up to 256 GB)|
|Primary (Rear)||20 MP, autofocus, dual-LED dual-tone flash|
|Features||Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||4.2, A2DP, LE|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS|
|USB Port||Type-C 1.0 reversible connector|
|Type||Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass|
|Type||Non-removable Li-Ion 3180 mAh battery|