The bigger battery phones have become a new trend, especially in the mid-range segment. From the last few months, we have been witnessing this trend growing significantly in the Indian market. Starting with the Asus Zenfone 3s Max (first impression) to Lenovo P2 that boast of big batteries as their selling point. The latest big battery smartphone joining in is the ZTE Blade A2 Plus. It packs in a humungous a 5000mAh battery, which is the selling point for ZTE. Fortunately, it also has support for fast charging given that phones with such a high capacity battery usually take longer to charge. The ZTE Blade A2 Plus has a unibody design with metal back in addition to plastic caps at the top as well as the bottom. It also has a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner, which is standard for the mid-range smartphone segment.
To begin with, the ZTE Blade A2 Plus comes with 1920 x 1080 pixels stretched across a 5.5-inch display, resulting in 401 PPI pixel density. The display also has 2.5D curved glass panel layered on top. Powering this smartphone is a 1.5GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6750T 64-bit Octa-core CPU, Mali-T860 GPU, and 4GB RAM. The device further embraces 32GB built-in storage, so that you can store your favourite games, apps, songs and what not. However, if you find this storage capacity not up to your expectations, you can expand it further up to 128GB using hybrid SIM slot. The Dual-SIM ZTE phone runs Mifavor 3.5 custom UI on top of Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system. It houses a 13MP rear snapper with LED flash and PDAF. It also houses an 8MP selfie camera with front (LED) flash.
The ZTE Blade A Plus measures 155 mm in height, 76.2 mm in width and 9.8 mm in thickness. The device weighs 189 grams, which is undoubtedly on the heavier side. That aside, it packs in connectivity options such as 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS. 3.55 audio jack, and microUSB 2.0 port. The ZTE Blade A2 Plus costs Rs 11,999 and goes on sale exclusively on Flipkart starting February 6th. It comes in two colour options — Silver and Gold.
Specifications of the ZTE Blade A2 Plus
|Display||5.5-inch Full HD (2.5D Curved Screen)|
|Processor||1.5GHz MediaTek MT6750T Octa-Core|
|Internal storage||32GB (Expandable Up To 128GB)|
|Camera||13MP Rear / 8MP Front|
|Operating System||Android 6.0 Marshmallow|