It’s been a few months since ZTE launched the world’s first in-display selfie camera smartphone. The ZTE Axon 20 5G claims to be the first mobile on the market with camera technology under the screen. If we look at the mobile from the front, we see that it is almost all screen, without notch or holes. It does not get rid of the lower chin, which is larger than the upper frame, but the camera seems to be perfectly integrated under the panel.
If we talk about the camera, For as much as the front-facing camera is the main reason to buy the Axon 20 5G, we have the classic quad-camera configuration, with a 64-megapixel main sensor, 8 ultra-wide-angle, and two 2 megapixel sensors: macro and depth. The selfie camera, hidden under the screen, is 32 megapixels.
ZTE has made continuous efforts in improving the video functions of its smartphones, in a bid to meeting the requirements of younger users in the 5G era. ZTE Axon 20 5G features a 64MP super HD main camera that supports 4K high-resolution video at 60fps, super night scenes, video beauty, and real-time HDR video in multiple lighting conditions. In addition, the main and wide-angle lenses support image stabilization, which helps shoot videos of higher quality.
Moreover, the camera software features six intelligent templates to produce stylized videos, which can intelligently match different styles of music with special transition effects. In addition, the unique full-screen film recording mode, with a ratio under 20.5:9, can support portrait bokeh and portrait beauty, providing further video customization. Furthermore, the AI voice subtitling shooting mode provides powerful video editing functions, such as splicing, speed change, regional cropping, filtering, and background music, so as to make video editing more convenient.
ZTE Axon 20 5G comes with a 6.92-inch full HD+ OLED display; with a resolution of 1080×2460 pixels and support for a 90Hz refresh rate. It offers a pixel density of 388 PPI. The front camera sits under the display and at the back, the phone gets quad cameras. Axon 20 features an in-display fingerprint sensor. The phone comes powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 765 processor with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage which is further expandable.
The chipset features Adreno 620 GPU for graphics processing. The Axon 20 5G runs on MiFavor 10.5 version built over the Android 10 operating system. For imaging, the phone features a quad rear camera module. This includes a 64MP wide sensor, 8MP ultrawide sensor, 2MP macro sensor, and 2MP depth sensor. On the front, the phone packs a 32MP camera that sits under the display. The primary rear camera can shoot 4K videos at 30FPS, while the front camera can shoot 1080p videos at 30FPS. ZTE Axon 20 comes loaded with a 4,220mAh battery which supports 30W fast charging via USB Type C port. For connectivity, the phone offers Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.1, NFC, and GPS with GLONASS + BDS.
The ZTE Axon 20 5G comes in only one variant, 8GB/128GB, and is available for purchase from ZTE’s global website at $449 /€449 /£419. In order to purchase the phone, you will have to join ZTE’s New Vision Club and obtain an invite code.
The Axon 20 5G phone is available for purchase in the following countries and regions:
UK, Austria, Italy, Belgium, Latvia, Bulgaria, Lithuania, Croatia, Luxembourg; Cyprus, Malta, Czech Republic, Netherlands, Denmark, Poland, Estonia, Portugal, Finland; Romania, France, Slovakia, Germany, Slovenia, Greece, Spain, Hungary, Sweden, Ireland, Ukraine
Korea, Ukraine, Thailand, Malay, Philippines, UAE, Saudi Arabia