In a process to expand its market, Shenzen-based handset company has launched two devices under its new series called Axon. The company yesterday officially pulled the cover of Axon Lux smartphone, Axon Watch and a Spro 2 Smart Projector.
This device comes with an Eyeprint ID, a password-free eye-based biometric unlocking solution that captures unique vein patterns in the human eye using the smartphone's front facing camera. Also, ZTE said it would launch the lighter version of Axon Mini smartphone in the "near future".
ZTE Axon Lux - Key Specifications
ZTE Axon Lux, sports a 5.5-inch CGS TFT LCD 2.5D curved display with a resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels and Corning Antimicrobial Gorilla Glass.
It is powered by a Octa-Core Snapdragon 810 64-bit processor ( 4x 1.5GHz ARM A53 + 4 x 2.0 GHz ARM A57 ) with Adreno 430 GPU besides 4GB RAM under the hood.
Talking about the storage part, the Axon Lux houses 128GB of native memory, with an expansion option of up to 128GB via microSD card slot. On the software front, this device is shipped with Android 5.0.2 Lollipop with MiFavor 3.2.
Moreover, this dual SIM device comes with dual camera set up. The ZTE Axon Lux, comes with 13MP rear camera with dual LED Flash, 4K video recording, 2MP secondary rear camera, 8MP front-facing camera, 88-degree wide-angle lens,1080p video recording on board.
Moving on to the connectivity part, this device supports 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac/a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 with A2DP, GPS and powered by a 3000mAh battery under the hood.
ZTE Axon Watch - Key Specifications
ZTE Axon Watch, features a 1.4-inch circular AMOLED Display, with a resolution of 400 x 400 pixels, which works into the density of 286 ppi along with Gorilla Glass screen with sapphire coating.
This smartwatch is powered by a 1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor besides 512MB RAM. In the storage side, Axon Watch has 4GB eMMC and runs on Tencent OS.
Further, this IP 67 certifies watch comes with GPS, Bluetooth 4.1, and sensors like accelerometer, Gyro, Geomagnetic, Barometer, Heart rate monitor. This smartwatch is powered by 300mAh battery.
The ZTE Axon Lux comes in Ion Gold and Chromium Silver colors and it is priced at 3,888 Yuan ( approx Rs. 39,890). Also, the Spro 2 Smart Projector comes at a price of CNY 3,699 (approx Rs. 38,000).
Meanwhile there is official information about the pricing and availability of the smartwatch. The projector and the smartphone are available for pre-orders from company's own online store. Users can additionally pre-order the handset from JD.com.