The ZTE Blade V10 is a mid-ranger from ZTE which was unveiled alongside the Axon 10 Pro 5G flagship at the ongoing MWC as a successor to last year’s ZTE Blade V9. The ZTE Blade V10 is a 6.3-inch device with an IPS LCD display and a notch. It will come in configurations; a 3GB RAM Variant which will have 32GB of storage and a 4GB RAM variant with 64GB of internal storage. Let’s go ahead and find out more.
ZTE Blade V10 Key Specs
・6.3-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 1080 x 2280 pixels
・Android 9.0 Pie, 3GB/4GB Of RAM
・-, Octa-core 2.1GHz
・32GB/64GB built-in storage
・16MP + 5MP rear camera and 32MP selfie camera
・3,200mAh non-removable battery
ZTE Blade V10 Design And Display
ZTE Blade V10 has the trendy 19:9 aspect ratio with a water drop notch housing the front-facing camera and a little chin at the bottom. The display itself is a 6.3-inch Panel with a 1080 x 2280 pixel screen resolution.
The back has a dual camera setup and an LED flash lined up vertically at the top left side and a fingerprint sensor at its usual spot at the back. Volume buttons and Power button are situated on the side with the latter having a red accent. It has a dual Hybrid Dual SIM slot which means the second SIM slot can be used for Storage expansion.
ZTE Blade V10 Camera Review
The 16MP sensor at the back with an f/1.8 aperture and PDAF is paired with a secondary 5MP depth sensor camera with an f/2.4 to deliver excellent images and videos. It also has a dual-LED dual tone flash for low light shots, HDR for good dynamic range and Panorama for wide angle shots. 1080p video recording is also possible at 30fps. The single front-facing 32MP camera which is also equipped with an LED flash can also shoot 1080p videos at 30fps.
ZTE Blade V10 Hardware and Software
ZTE hasn’t disclosed the SoC that was used in the Blade V10 however, it is said to be clocked at 2.1GHz which is an upgrade to the Snapdragon 450 SoC clocked at 1.8GHz that was used in the Blade V9 last year. Anyway, the Blade V10 will have either 3GB or 4GB of RAM depending on the configuration and will come with 32GB or 64GB of storage respectively.
Storage can be expanded via the second SIM slot which also doubles as a microSD card, up to 256GB. It will run Android 9.0 Pie out of the box with ZTE’s MiFavor 9.0 UI on top.
Battery & Network Connectivity
A 3,200mAh will power this device with no word on if there will be fast charging. Nevertheless, there will 4G LTE connectivity, dual-band WiFi, WiFi hotspot, WiFi direct, Bluetooth, GPS, a 3.5mm jack, a USB Type-C port and depending on the market, NFC.
ZTE Blade V10 Price and Availability
There hasn’t been official pricing for the ZTE Blade V10 but it is expected to hit the shelves sometime in Q2.
ZTE Blade V10 Full Specifications
- Dimension: 158 x 75.8 x 7.8 mm
- Material: N/A
- Weight: N/A
- SIM: Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Type: IPS LCD Capacitive touchscreen
- Size: 6.3-inch
- Screen Resolution: 19:9, 1080 x 2280 pixels, 400ppi
- Multi-touch: Yes
Software and performance
- Operating System: Android 9.0 Pie, MiFavor 9.0
- Chipset: -, Octa-core 2.1GHz
- RAM: 3GB/4GB RAM
- Internal Storage: 32G/64GB
- Card Slot: Yes, up to 256GB (uses SIM 2 slot)
- Primary: 15MP + 5MP with f/1.8 + f/2.4 – dual-LED dual-tone flash, HDR, Panorama, PDAF
- Secondary: 32MP – LED flash
Network and Connectivity
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual band, WiFi direct, hotspot
- Network 2G: 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
- 3G: 2100 MHz
- 4G: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes, v4.2 A2DP, LE
- USB: Yes, USB Type-C
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- Audio Jack: Yes
- Fingerprint Sensor: Yes (rear-mounted)
- NFC: Yes (Market dependent)
- GPS: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
- Sensors: Gravity, Proximity and Light Sensor
- Capacity: 3,200mAh non-removable
- Type: Li-Ion
- Fast Charging: Yes
- OTG Support: Yes
Price and Availability
Recommended Retail Price: Unknown
Availability: Coming Soon