ZTE Blade A5 2019 with 8MP selfie camera and Android Go announced

On: May 24, 2019

ZTE has launched a new budget smartphone, the Blade A5 2019, today. The affordable device comes with an 18:9 aspect ratio display, 8MP selfie shooter and octa-core processor. The company launched the ZTE Blade A7 in the beginning of this month and has added another budget device to its portfolio today.

ZTE Blade A5 2019: specifications and features

The phone has been launched with a 5.45-inch HD+ display with an aspect ratio of 18:9. However, the phone carries visible bezels on all sides. The Blade A5 2019 is powered by the UNISOC Spreadtrum SC9863A octa-core processor, clocked at 1.6GHz, along with a PowerVR IMG8322 GPU. The performance is further handled by 2GB of RAM and 16GB of storage. The latter can be expanded up to 256GB via a microSD card.

ZTE Blade A5 2019 launched in Russia

In the camera department, this newly launched budget phone features a 13MP main shooter with f/2.0 aperture and an LED flash. The device carries an 8MP sensor for selfie enthusiasts with an aperture of f/2.4. The camera setup is laced with features like HDR and Panorama. The ZTE Blade A5 2019 carries a 2,600mAh battery and runs Android 9.0 Go Edition out-of-the-box. Connectivity-wise, the device ha Bluetooth v4.2, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS, a 3.5mm headphone jack and FM Radio.

ZTE Blade A5 2019: price and availability

The phone has been launched in two colour variants – Blue and Black. It is available for buying in Russia for a price of RUB 6,490 or (~Rs 7,000). There’s no word on the phone’s global release yet. Would you like to try this Android Go smartphone from ZTE? Let us know in the comments section below and stay tuned to Pricebaba for more updates.


Avica Bedi

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