Chinese handset maker ZTE has rumoured to launch its new budget smartphone, Blade V9 in the Mobile World Congress 2018 in Barcelona. Online reports show that the upcoming Blade V9 will be “very cheap” on its placement in the budget segment.
A report from the Android Headlines reveals that ZTE is planning to open its Blade V9 at the MWC Tech Show later this month. There is a possibility of a metal and glass cover made from the phone.
ZTE Blade V9 Specs
According to the report, the upcoming smartphone will display a clear 18:9 aspect ratio and an on-screen button on a 5.7-inch Full-HD + (1080×2160 pixel) display. In addition, the Blade V9 is expected to come with 64-bit, Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 SOC, 2GB / 3GB / 4GB RAM and 16 GB / 32GB / 64GB inbuilt storage. The Blade V9 is also called a micro SD slot for storage expansion.
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In the camera department, a 16-megapixel primary sensor and 5-megapixel secondary sensor phone hope to set up a dual rear camera. There is rumoured to show the photo camera 13-megapixel sensor. The report also shows that the phone contains 3200 mAh non-removable batteries, Android 8.0 OREO out-the-box, 3.5mm headphone jack, Bluetooth 4.2 and 4G LTE. The render also shows a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor, the handset is claimed to be 151.4×70.6×7.5mm and weighing 140 grams.
The ZTE Blade V9 was first seen on ZTE’s Spanish website, where most of the specs and images were leaked.
It can be the successor of the ZTE Blade V8, which was launched in CES 2017. The Blade V8 features a 5.2-inch Full HD (1080×1920 pixels) LCD display with 2 GB / 3 GB RAM and 3 GB / 32 GB inbuilt storage.
The ZTE Blade V9 will be sold at Rs. 11,999. The device is going to be available via leading offline stores.
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