Phone42.com / Smartphones / ZTE / ZTE Axon Elite

ZTE Axon Elite (2015) review

Android OS v5.0 (Lollipop)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994
Adreno 430
3 GB / 32 GB
5.5 inches (1080 x 1920 px)
13 MP, 4128 x 3096 px, autofocus

ZTE announced the launch of the Axon Elite smartphone in 2015. The manufacturer is offering the ZTE Axon Elite phone with 5.5 inches display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994 chipset, 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage.

The ZTE Axon Elite comes with Android OS v5.0 (Lollipop) out of the box, and a Li-Ion 3000 mAh, non-removable battery. The 5.5 inches phone comes with IPS display (1080 x 1920 px). The IPS display provides enhanced features, such as optimal viewing angles, color accuracy, invariable color reproduction and better power consumption.

Add ZTE Axon Elite to your comparison

ZTE Axon Elite specifications

BrandZTE
NameAxon Elite
ModelAXEL
Release date2015

Body

The weight of ZTE Axon Elite is about 6.1 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this ZTE phone are average (6.06 x 2.95 x 0.37 inches).

Weight6.1 oz
Dimensions6.06 x 2.95 x 0.37 inches
Colorsion gold
SIM typeNano SIM

System

The ZTE Axon Elite comes with Android OS v5.0 (Lollipop) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v5.0 (Lollipop)
SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994
CPUOcta-core, Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53, Quad-core 2 GHz Cortex-A57
GPUAdreno 430

Display

The size of Axon Elite screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 5.5 inches IPS display of ZTE Axon Elite with 1080 x 1920 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeIPS
Screen size5.5 inches
Resolution1080 x 1920 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of ZTE Axon Elite (3 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (32 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.

RAM3 GB
Internal storage32 GB
Memory card slotmicroSD

Camera

The camera of the Axon Elite is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus.

Selfie camera8 MP
Main camera13 MP, 4128 x 3096 px, autofocus
FlashDual LED

Connectivity

The ZTE Axon Elite supports 2G, 3G and 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The Axon Elite comes with NFC (Near Field Communication) functionality. Near Field Communication (NFC) is a short-range wireless connectivity technology that makes life easier and more convenient for consumers around the world by making it simpler to make transactions, exchange digital content, and connect electronic devices with a touch. The Axon Elite phone has built-in FM radio. The built-in FM Radio is great for listening to your favorite radio station.

GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G / 4G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetoothv4.0, A2DP
GPSA-GPS
NFCyes
FM radioyes
USBmicroUSB 2.0
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Ion 3000 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The Li-ion is a low maintenance battery which offers high energy, is lightweight and does not require periodic full discharge. The battery of Axon Elite isn't removable without voiding the warranty.

TypeLi-Ion 3000 mAh, non-removable

Features

Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. This ZTE phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. The Dual SIM capability of ZTE Axon Elite phone is ideal for businesses wishing to provide staff with a mobile device that can offer separate numbers and bills for both personal and business use. This smartphone doesn't support fast charging technology.

Sensorsaccelerometer, compass, proximity
SpecialsDual SIM
Add ZTE Axon Elite to your comparison

The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the ZTE Axon Elite, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

ZTE Axon Elite pictures

Please let us know if you find incorrect information or something isn't working, or if you have a suggestion for improvement. Our e-mail address is webmaster@phone42.com.

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. You consent to our cookies if you continue to use this website. (More information)