ZTE Axon M display

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

ZTE Axon M

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
Weight 230 grams


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)
GPU Adreno 530
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
Video 2160p@30fps
Secondary (Front)


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


Colors Carbon Black