ZTE has unveiled the ZTE Axon 30 Pro, and ZTE Axon 30 Ultra smartphones in China. Both the devices, despite having similarities, have noticeable differences in battery, camera, and display. Let’s take a look at their specs, features, and price.
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ZTE Axon 30 Pro, Ultra Price, Availability
The ZTE Axon 30 Pro, Ultra comes with various storage variants starting as low as 6GB RAM, 128GB storage. You can look at the official China pricing below:
- ZTE Axon 30 Pro:
- 6GB + 128GB- 2,998 yuan($459)
- 8GB + 128GB- 3,298 yuan($505)
- 8GB + 256GB- 3,598 yuan($551)
- ZTE Axon 30 Ultra:
- 8GB + 256GB- 4,698($719)
- 12GB + 256GB- 4,998($765)
- 16GB + 1TB- 6,666 yuan($1,021)
As for availability, the pre-orders of both the Axon 30 Series 5G will begin on April 15, i.e, today on ZTE mall, JD.com, Tmall, Suning, etc. The devices will go on sale at 10 AM local time on April 19 in China.
Also, the Axon 30 Ultra is said to arrive in global markets like North America soon in frosted Black and matte White colors.
ZTE Axon 30 Pro, Ultra Design and Display
The ZTE Axon 30 Ultra comes in these colorways- black, blue, white, and coffee. Here, the White and Coffee, as mentioned before, have ‘Axon’ written on them among which the Coffee has plain leather on the back. It has an 8.1mm thickness and weighs 188 grams.
The Axon 30 Pro, on the other hand, has two colors- Obsidian Black and Misty Rain Blue. Unlike the Ultra, it measures 7.86mm in thickness and weighs 186 grams.
The Axon 30 Ultra features a 6.67-inch AMOLED subtly curved display with a 144Hz refresh rate, 300Hz touch sampling rate. This display has an FHD+ resolution, HDR10+ certification, 95% screen-body ratio, 10-bit colors, 100% DCI-P3 color gamut, and has a single punch-hole at the center.
Other common display features include eye protection, DC dimming, AI blue light filter, an adaptive refresh rate, and reading mode.
ZTE Axon 30 Pro, Ultra Specifications and Features
ZTE’s top-of-the-line Axon 30 Ultra and Axon 30 Pro feature Snapdragon 888 chipset paired with LPDDR5 RAM and UFS 3.1 storage.
For connectivity, we have 5G with 4×4 MIMO and three-channel acceleration. The Axon 30 devices also have three-layer ice-cooled VC liquid cooling technology. That is, there is a 2880mmsq. VC soaking plate, thermally conductive gel, and a graphene-copper composite.
For cameras, the Axon 30 Ultra has quad-cameras with Trinity Triple 64MP cameras. We have a 64MP f/1.6 Sony IMX686 sensor with OIS, a 64MP ultrawide with 120-degree FOV, and a 64MP f/1.9 superhuman camera. Along with this, there is an auxiliary 8MP periscope lens with 5X optical zoom with OIS and laser Autofocus.
The camera features include 8K at 30fps video recording, Steadicam-level stabilization( with dual OIS + EIS anti-shake), 60x hybrid zoom, HDR10 video recording, super night and ‘Super Moon Ultra’ for capturing shots of stars and the moon. Upfront, there is a 16MP selfie shooter.
The Axon 30 Pro version also has a quad-camera setup but it has a 64MP Sony IMX682 main lens, 64MP ultrawide with 120-degree FOV, 5MP 3cm macro, and a 2MP depth sensor.
Other features of the ZTE Axon 30 Ultra include a 4,600mAh battery with 66W wired charging, dual-band GPS, NFC, Wi-Fi 6E, and triple microphones. The Axon 30 Pro, however, has Wi-Fi 6, 4,200mAh battery with 55W charging. Both the devices run MyOS based on Android 11 OS.