The Chinese tech giant ZTE has launched a new smartphone dubbed as the ZTE Blade Force in the United States with a price tag of $130 (almost Rs. 8,500). This newly launched handset sports a 5.5-inch IPS HD display with the pixel resolution of the 1280X720 pixels.
When you only have the budget for an entry-level device, you probably will not expect to get a smartphone with flagship-level specs because of course, you get what you pay for. It comes with the 1.4 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor, which is paired with Adreno 306 GPU and 2GB RAM.
You can find out more details about the new ZTE Blade Force over at Boost Mobile, the handset is now available for $129.99. There is a microSD card slot, allowing users to expand storage capacity up to 128GB. The handset runs on the Android 7.1.1 Nougat OS and is backed by a 3000mAh battery, which according to the company claim is able to provide nearly 24 hours of talk time. A 3000 mAh non-removable battery which makes the phone run all day long.
Other specifications on the ZTE Blade Force include an 8 megapixel rear camera for photos and videos and a 5 megapixel front camera for Selfies. The battery is even rated to provide up to 23.5 hours of talk time. Besides, the phone offers 4G LTE, WiFi (802.11 ac/b/g/n), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS/AGPS, 3.5mm audio jack and micro USB port.
ZTE, which was recently confirmed by market researchers as one of the USA smartphone industry's biggest risers, continues to expand its "award-winning" affordable Blade device series with yet another model integrating "features consumers would expect to find in a much more expensive" product.