ZTE is back on the headlines as the company has launched an unexpected device in the market with ZTE Axon M. This is the most interesting yet weird device or we can say smartphone that the company has announced. The new ZTE Axon M has a foldable dual touchscreens making the device wider. Both the touchscreens stuck with eachother makes you feel like you are using two different smartphones.
We have been hearing a lot about the flip phones or foldable devices from various giants like Samsung and other. But ZTE comes with a big surprise and silently introduced the new ZTE Axon M smartphone with dual screens. Since the phone carries dual touchscreens it is 12.1mm thick. The phone opens up like the Nintendo DS.
The Axon M features a 5.2 Inch TFT LCD display with 1080 pixels offering full HD quality. Both the displays are similar and offer the same specifications. When you combine both the displays, they will become 6.75 Inch in size with 8:9 aspect ratio and 1920×2160 pixels of screen resolution on the display.
Interestingly, there are four different modes which you can try out in this device. Dual Mode allows you to open one app on each screen so you can open different apps on different screen with this dual mode option. Extended mode allows you to take full advantage of the dual touchscreen with 6.75 Inch canvas. Mirror Mode shows same things on both the displays so you can turn the phone anyway and you will get the same screen on both the displays. Traditional Mode will turn one display off so it makes you feel like you are using a normal smartphone with this mode. All these four modes are very unique and they serve the best of user interface which you can try out.
Furthermore, ZTE Axon M is powered by the Snapdragon 821 chipset with 4GB of RAM. The phone offers 64GB of Internal Storage memory. The phone features only one camera as it is foldable device. It has 20 Megapixel of camera to capture the perfect moments to shoot quality videos through the camera. The phone also offers dual speakers to give you the best of sound quality.
Additionally, it has also a 3.5 mm AudioJack so you can attach your headphones through wired connection and can connect other speakers and devices through it. The phone runs on an Android 7.1.2 Nougat Operating System and it will soon get an update of the latest Android 8.0 Oreo Operating System, however there is no any confirmation regarding the Oreo update by the giant yet. The phone has a 3,180 mAh of battery capacity.
If we talk about the pricing and the availability of this new ZTE Axon M smartphone, the company will start shipping this phone sometime in the next month, however there is no any specific launch date disclosed by the giant yet. The phone will be available exclusively from AT&T carrier in the United States. You will be able to purchase this phone at $725 or you can go with the EMI scheme as well. If you choose the EMI option, you have to pay $24.17 of installments for 30 months.
Since there is no any confirmation regarding the launch of this phone in other markets, we could expect that the company will make this phone available to other markets such as Europe, China and Japan before the end of this year. The phone will be available in global market in the first quarter of the next year.