ZTE Axon Mini Review

Score: 7.17/10
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ZTE Axon Mini is a mid-end device launched some years ago, which features a big 5.2" screen, a powerful processor speeding at 1.5 gigahertz, a 13 MP back side camera and an 8 megapixels front side camera.

ZTE made a very nice design job making this phone weight just 4.94 oz. About its materials quality, this phone is majorly manufactured with metal. ZTE just sells this cellphone in gold color. Being just 0.31" thick,this cellphone is very slim and practical. Even though this phone only has 5.65" long, it's still able to fit a a 5.2" display.

ZTE decided to power this cellphone using a quite powerful CPU clocking at 1500 MHz, included in a Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 8939v2 system chip with a large 3 GB of RAM memory. This cellphone counts with an excellent 32 GB internal storage memory and an SD extension slot, which allows the user to store hundreds of applications and even the largest games available nowadays without having to worry about filling it.

The ZTE Axon Mini is equipped with two cameras, a 13 megapixels back facing camera and an 8 megapixels front-facing camera. Additionally, the camera counts with geo tagging and flash.

ZTE equipped this phone with a incredible 5.2 inches display, and a 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) resolution, which makes all images and videos look perfect. Its display uses AMOLED capacitive technology, and allows multi-touch for gestures like pinch and zoom.

This cellphone offers Wi-Fi connectivity (although it can't be shared with other devices around, acting as a router), 4G LTE high performance connection type or 3G fast internet connection, using HSPA, HSUPA and EDGE technologies. This phone supports dual SIM cards so it's able to work with 2 different carriers or phone lines in the same device and it works with both CDMA and GSM carriers.

The ZTE Axon Mini features a 2800 mAh great replaceable battery that can keep this phone running for several hours without charging it. ZTE informs a talk time of 18 hs and a stand by time of 400 hours for this phone.

The ZTE Axon Mini also comes with some interesting features like Bluetooth (enables communication with other bluetooth devices, computers and accessories), GPS and Near Field Communication (NFC), and multiple sensors like Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope and Compass.

This phone is a great choice considering it's an amazing phone and it costs only 140 dollars. If you want a social device, will use this phone for work or are looking for a cellphone for gaming, you will definitely love this cellphone.

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Device Type:Phone
Operating System (OS):Android 5.1
Dimensions:5.65 x 2.76 x 0.31 inchesMetric14.35 x 7.01 x 0.79 cmImperial
Weight:4.94 ouncesMetric140.05 gImperial
Release date:2015-07-21
Price:$ 140.00


Screen Type:AMOLED (16M colors)
Size:5.2 inchesMetric13.2 cmImperial
Resolution:1080 x 1920 pixels (Full HD)
Pixel density:424 pixels per inchMetric166.93 pixels per cmImperial
Touch screen:Capacitive, Multi-touch


Chipset:Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 8939v2
Processor:ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit (Single-Core 1500 MHz)
RAM Memory:3 GB (800 MHz)
Graphics Processor:Adreno 405
Internal Memory:32 GB
SD Card Slot:microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC (up to 128 GB)


Capacity:2800 mAh
Stand-by Time:400 hours
Talk Time:18 hours


Back camera:13 megapixels
Front camera:8 megapixels
Camera features:Geo Tagging


SIM Card Type:Nano SIM
Dual SIM:Yes
CDMA Bands:800
GSM Bands:850, 900, 1800, 1900
UMTS Bands:850, 900, 1900
LTE (4G) Bands:700 (band 12), 700 (band 17), 800 (band 20), 900 (band 8), 1800 (band 3), 2100 (band 1), 2600 (band 7)
Technologies:LTE (4G), HSPA, HSUPA, EDGE, GPRS, GSM and CDMA

Other Features

Bluetooth:Version 4.0
Sensors:Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor