ZTE Axon & Axon Lux Officially Unveiled In China, First Phone With Three Different Biometric Authentication

by Joel 11

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Today, ZTE officially announced the ZTE Axon and the ZTE Axon Lux at the company’s Beijing event. The Axon phone was already announced a few days back in US, so we knew most of the specifications of the device. However, there is one major difference between the international model and the Chinese version. The latter comes with a three different biometric sensors namely fingerprint, voice control and eye-scan. Other specs are more or less the same.

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The ZTE Axon Lux is the higher-end version, and features a WQHD 5.5-inch display with pixel density of over 534 ppi. There will be 4GB of LPDDR4 RAM on board along with 128GB of internal storage which is further expandable. As for the standard Axon model, it comes with a 1080p 5.5-inch display (400ppi) and 3GB  + 32GB internal storage (expandable) option.

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Other specs are same, which include Snapdragon 810 octa-core chip, Hi-Fi AK4961 chip, dual cameras (13MP+2MP) with dual LED flash and a 3000mAh battery with Quick Charge.  There are a lot of security features as well on both the devices like Fingerprint Scanner, Visit Mode, TrustZone, Eyeprint ID, and Voice Unlocking. This also makes it the first phone to support three different biometric authentication options.

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As for pricing, the Axon Lux costs 3888 Yuan while the standard Axon edition costs 2699 Yuan. There will be two color options, namely Ion Gold and Chromium Silver. Users can order the phone from ZTE’s official website or via JD.com.

You can check out the full tech specs of both the handsets from down below.

ZTE Axon Lux

Display 5.5-inch CGS TFT LCD, 2.5D Curved Display,2560 x1440p WQHD (534PPI) + Corning Antimicrobial Gorilla Glass
Processor Snapdragon 810 With Adreno 430 GPU
Memory 4GB RAM + 128GB eMMC ROM (MicroSD: Up To 128GB)
Cameras REAR: Dual Lens 13MP, 2MP Dual LED Flash, 4K resolution video shootingFRONT: 8MP 88 Degrees Wide Angle, 1080p HD
Battery 3,000 mAh Quick Charge
Size and Weight 154 x 75 x 9.3mm,
OS Android 5.0.2 With MiFavor 3.2
Security Fingerprint Scanner, Visit Mode, TrustZone, Eyeprint ID, Voice Unlocking
AUDIO Hi-Fi Audio AKM 4961

 

ZTE Axon 

Display 5.5-inch TFT LCD, 2.5D Curved Display,1920 x1080p (401PPI) + Corning Antimicrobial Gorilla Glass
Processor Snapdragon 810 With Adreno 430 GPU
Memory 3GB RAM + 32GB eMMC ROM (MicroSD: Up To 128GB)
Cameras REAR: Dual Lens 13MP, 2MP Dual LED Flash, 4K resolution video shootingFRONT: 8MP 88 Degrees Wide Angle, 1080p HD
Battery 3,000 mAh Quick Charge
Size and Weight 154 x 75 x 9.3mm,
OS Android 5.0.2 With MiFavor 3.2
Security Fingerprint Scanner, Visit Mode, TrustZone, Eyeprint ID, Voice Unlocking
AUDIO Hi-Fi Audio AKM 4961