ZTE Blade A17 – Photo courtesy ZTE
Chinese company ZTE has introduced a modern smartphone Blade A71. It is an entry level smartphone which is powered by Unisoc SC9863A processor. Performance cluster comprises 1.6GHz cores and the efficiency cluster consists of 1.2GHz.
The processor has an LTE Cat7, L+L DSDS modem and PowerVR IMG8322 graphics card. This card is manufactured by Imagination Technologies. It is basically an entry level integrated graphics card.
This graphic card is based on Rogue architecture.
I think CPU and GPU will provide enough processing power to perform day to function and some basic photography.
ZTE has combined octa-core processor with 3GB RAM and 64GB storage. The storage can be expanded up to 512GB with a microSD card.
The company says that this is a phone with the best features at a reasonable price and it has been first offered for sale in Malaysia.
The ZTE Blade A71 features a 6.52-inch LCD display with HD Plus resolution. The display features a 60Hz standard refresh rate.
The display has an 8-megapixel selfie camera hidden in the water drop notch.
It is a phone with a 4000 mAh battery but no fast charging support.
Headphone jack, VoLTE, Wi-Fi, GPS and NFC are other prominent features while Android 11 operating system is part of the phone.
The back of the phone has a setup of 3 cameras with a 16-megapixel main camera, which has an f/1.8 aperture, which means aperture is wide open. This allows more light into camera in a dim situation. An aperture is acts like a camera’s eye.
8-megapixel Ultra Wide and 2-megapixel depth sensor cameras.
The phone will be available in 3 different colors Green, Blue and Black and is priced at 9 119 (over 20,000 PKR).