What do you know about the upcoming ZTE Axon 10s Pro 5G smartphone? The highly anticipated device will soon hit the market, featuring some fantastic specifications, including an updated processor.
When is the ZTE Axon 10s Pro 5G release date? The expected launch date of the handset in India is Jan 31, 2020. In terms of cost, the expected ZTE Axon 10s Pro 5G price is ₹56,990, which is around 289,988 Naira. In China, the phone will cost CNY 4,053.
Like any other device, the upcoming ZTE device also has its pros and cons.
- It boasts of 5G connectivity.
- The 48 MP back camera.
- It has a microSD slot for memory expansion.
- The device supports wireless charging.
- It also uses the latest Android version.
- It does not have a radio.
- The phone does not have a 3.5mm jack for connecting a headset.
ZTE Axon 10s Pro 5G specs
According to ZTE Axon 10s Pro 5G latest news and leaks, the device will have 5G network technology, Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SoC, and a 48-megapixel primary camera. Here are other specifications of the smartphone.
- Dimensions: 159.2 x 73.4 x 7.9 mm
- Weight: 175 g
- Display: Color AMOLED screen (16M)
- Screen size: 6.47 inches
- PPI: 398 PPI
- Screen to body ratio: 87.9%
- OS: Android 10.0; MiFavor 10
- Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 865
- CPU: Octa-core (1x2.84 GHz Kryo 585 & 3x2.42 GHz Kryo 585 & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 585)
- GPU: Adreno 650
- RAM: 6/8/12GB
- ROM: 128/256 GB
- External memory: Up to 1 TB
- Rear camera: 48 MP f/1.7 (wide angle), 8 MP f/2.4 (telephoto), 20 MP f/2.2 (ultra wide)
- Front camera: 20 MP f/2.0 (wide angle)
- Battery: Non-removable 4000 mAh, Li-ion battery, wireless charging
- Connectivity: 3G, 4G, 5G
- USB port: USB-C v2.0
The device has an amazing design and display features that will make it stand out in the competitive market.
The frame of the phone is built with aluminum, while the front and back constitute glass material. The dimensions of the anticipated handset are 159.2 x 73.4 x 7.9 mm. It weighs 175 g. The phone also comes with a screen to body ratio of 87.9%.
The phone's screen is 6.47 inches, has a resolution of 1080x2340 pixels, and a density of 398 PPI. It uses the AMOLED model as well as support for HDR10 that provides an extended dynamic range of the image. It is a format generally used in new models of monitors and TVs. HDR10 ensures that the color is realistic, the brightness of the image in pixels is high, and the black color is ideal.
Processor, storage, and performance
ZTE Axon 10s Pro 5G runs on the Qualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865 processor and the Adreno 650 graphics accelerator designed to support 5G. It has a powerful processor compared to ZTE Axon 10 Pro that runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor, and Qualcomm Adreno 640.
When it comes to storage, the handset will come in three RAM/storage configurations, including 6GB/128GB, 8GB/256GB, and 12GB/256GB options.
The device comes with a non-removable lithium-ion battery of 4000 mAh capacity. The model supports fast battery charging of 18W battery, operating on Qualcomm Quick Charge 4+ technology.
Speaker and audio quality
The smartphone has a loudspeaker with stereo speakers with surround sound designed in 3D. However, there is no 3.5mm headphone jack. There is also a dedicated microphone on the upper end of the case that suppresses active noise during a conversation in crowded public places
In terms of software, the handset offers some of the best features suitable for a mid-range device.
OS & features
It runs on the latest version of Android, modified by this OEM's custom skin (MiFavor 10 UI) that provides a user-friendly experience.
Camera, video, and image quality
As far as ZTE Axon 10s Pro 5G camera is concerned, users will enjoy taking quality photos with the 48MP back camera. It has an aperture of 1.7, PDAF, and optical image stabilization. The second camera of 8 MP has 3x optical zoom, PDAF, and OIS. It is suitable for shooting views and landscapes. The third 20 MP lens shoots with an aperture of 2.2, and is 11mm (ultrawide).
The primary camera can also achieve two-tone LED flash, high-quality HDR shooting, and panorama. For video, the camera shoots 2160 pixels at 30 frames per second, and 1080 pixels at 30 frames per second. High resolution allows you to get highly detailed pictures and clear videos.
The front camera is a single camera, with a resolution of 20 MP, aperture 2.0, and a wide lens that shoots in HDR mode. Videos are obtained at 1080 pixels at 30 frames per second using the selfie camera.
ZTE Axon 10s Pro 5G review
Here is a sneak peek of some comments about the soon-to-be-released smartphone on YouTube.
- HuntaKiller: I don't mind a 60hz sd865 phone as long its $400 minimum.
- Alpha 011: If it doesn't come with a 90hz refresh rate split-screen, at least. It's not worth it, in my opinion.
ZTE Axon 10s Pro 5G is a decent mid-range handset and an upgrade of the flagship ZTE Axon 10 Pro. The new device will soon hit the market and compete with other devices. Vivo X30 and Realme X50 are some of the recently launched handsets that you may also consider buying in 2020.
What do you think about the ZTE Axon 10s Pro 5G smartphone ahead of its release? Does it look like it would meet your needs?