ZTE AXON 20 5G with 6.92-inch FHD+ OLED 90Hz display, Snapdragon 765G, 32MP under screen camera announced

ZTE just announced AXON 20 as the world’s first smartphone with under screen camera, as it had promised. The phone comes with 6.92-inch OLED screen with 90Hz refresh rate, 240Hz touch sampling rate, is powered by Snapdragon 765G with liquid cooling, nano-fiber thermal pad and graphite sheet, up to 8GB of RAM, runs Android 10 with MiFlavor 10.5 UI on top, features a 64-megapixel rear camera along with 8-megapixel 120° ultra wide-angle camera, 2-megapixel depth sensor and a 2-megapixel macro camera.

ZTE says that it has Ultra-high-transmittance micron-level new materials in the display that includes, Transparent cathode, Special OLED and a Transparent array. The phone has independently driven screen display chip with highly integrated minimalist circuit design to avoid the interference of complex circuits on the camera and improve the effect of front camera photography. The special pixel arrangement makes the display more natural. The triple proactive algorithm makes the images from the 32-megapixel camera better.  Under the screen it has a camera, light sensor, screen sound unit, and an under-screen fingerprint scanner.

The phone has a gradient 3D glass back with ten-layer structure stack design, vacuum optical coating process, nano-level streamer texture, and elegant curves. The phone packs a 4220mAh battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge 4+ and 30W fast charging that can charge the phone up to 60% in 30 minutes.

ZTE AXON 20 5G specifications

  • 6.92-inch (2460 × 1080 pixels) Full HD+ OLED 20.5:9 display, 90Hz refresh rate, 100% DCI-P3 color gamut
  • Octa Core (1 x 2.4GHz + 1 x 2.2GHz + 6 x 1.8GHz Kryo 475 CPUs) Snapdragon 765G 7nm EUV Mobile Platform with Adreno 620 GPU
  • 6GB / 8GB LPDDR4x RAM with  128GB (UFS 2.1) / 8GB LPDDR4x RAM with  256GB (UFS 2.1), expandable memory up to 2TB
  • Android 10 with MiFlavor 10.5
  • Dual SIM
  • 64MP rear camera with f/1.8 aperture, LED flash, 8MP 119° Ultra Wide Lens with f/2.2 aperture, 2MP macro and 2MP depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture
  • 32MP under-screen front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture
  • In-display fingerprint sensor
  • Dimensions: 172.1×77.9×7.98mm; Weight: 198g
  • USB Type-C audio, DTS:X Ultra
  • 5G SA/ NSA, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS/GLONASS/Beidou, USB Type-C, NFC
  • 4220mAh (typical) / 4120mAh (minimum) battery with 30W fast charging, Qualcomm Quick Charge 4+

The ZTE AXON 20 5G comes in Black, Orange, Blue and Purple colours, is priced at 2198 yuan (US$ 322 / Rs. 23,505 approx.) for the 6GB RAM with 128GB storage version, 8GB RAM with 128GB storage version costs 2498 yuan (US$ 366 / Rs. 26,715 approx.) and the 8GB RAM with 256GB storage version costs 2798 yuan (US$ 410 / Rs. 29,925 approx.). It will be available for order today and goes on sale in China from September 10th.


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