ZTE Blade V9 was found listed on ZTE’s Spanish website with complete specifications in December last year. Now if a recent report is to be believed, the smartphone will be announced at the upcoming Mobile World Congress event to be held in Barcelona later this month. The smartphone is a successor of the Blade V8 which was launched earlier last year.
Android Headlines reports that the ZTE will be unveiling Blade V9 at the event. Further, the report says that Blade V9 will be the company’s budget phone and it will be quite affordable.
The ZTE Blade V9 features a 5.7-inch Full HD+ display with a resolution of2160 x 1080 pixels and 18:9 aspect ratio. The ZTE Blade V9 has a double sided glass design and has a reflective finish. It is powered by a 1.8GHz octa-core Snapdragon 450 processor. It comes with 2GB/3GB/4GB of RAM and 16GB/32GB/64GB of internal storage, which can be further expandable via microSD card. It runs on the latest Android 8.0 Oreo operating system and also houses a fingerprint scanner as well, which sits on its back panel.
On the camera front, the ZTE Blade V9 has a dual camera set up of 16-megapixel and 5-megapixel rear camera with PDAF 2.0, F/1.8, 6P Lens and 1.12µm. On the front, it has a 13-megapixel front-facing camera for selfies and video chats. It gets its strength from a powerful 3200mAh Lithium-ion battery. Besides, the device offers 4G LTE, micro USB, Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, 3.5 mm headphone jack and NFC. The handset measures 151.4 x 70.6 x 7.5mm and weighs 140 grams.
Apart from Blade V9, the other V9 series of smartphones like V9 Pro, V9 Lite, and V9 Mini are also expected to be launched in future.