ZTE Axon 30 Pro official hands-on image showcases second-gen under-display camera

On: February 22, 2021

The Chinese handset maker, ZTE unveiled the world’s first smartphone to feature the all-new under-display camera technology – Axon 20 5G last year in September. The Axon 20 5G featured a powerful 32-megapixel selfie shooter under the AMOLED display. Now, Ni Fei —a ZTE official— has shared a hands-on image of what looks like the upcoming ZTE Axon 30 Pro.

Also readZTE Axon 20 5G with under-display selfie camera launched

Fei shared the real-life image of an unknown device with a bulky case on to protect the identity. The executive’s post was meant to showcase the second-generation under-display camera on the upcoming smartphone. Let’s take a look at the hands-on image shared by Fei and other details of the flagship.

ZTE Axon 30 Pro 5G with second-generation under-display camera teased

ZTE Axon 30 Pro 5G confirmed to come with second-generation under-display camera

ZTE Axon 30 Pro 5G confirmed to come with the second-generation under-display camera

As mentioned before, the ZTE Axon 30 Pro 5G has been teased by Ni Fei, who is the President of Mobile Devices at ZTE. Fei shared top half of the upcoming smartphone to showcase the next-generation of the under-display camera on the flagship. We can’t make out much about the device from the image as it’s seen clad in a bulky protective cover usually meant to hide the identity of yet-to-be-launched devices.

The device has been teased by ZTE's President of Mobile Devices, Ni Fei

The device has been teased by ZTE’s President of Mobile Devices, Ni Fei

In his post, Ni Fei mentions second-generation display claiming that the “effect of the second-generation screen is not one or two.” While the post is quite cryptic, the popular tipster Digital Chat Station has confirmed that the device shared by Ni Fei is indeed the ZTE Axon 30 Pro 5G. He also reveals that apart from an under-display camera, the phone will also feature an optical fingerprint scanner.

While not much is known about the upcoming flagship yet, it’s expected that the ZTE Axon 30 Pro will also be the first Snapdragon 888-powered handset to feature an under-display selfie camera. We will know more in the coming days when the smartphone goes official.


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