World’s first 5G-ready smartphone ZTE Gigabit is officially announced, launch at MWC 2017

The mobile phone manufacturer ZTE has announced the first mobile device that supports gigabit LTE standard. Dubbed as ZTE Gigabit Phone, the device will be showcased at the Mobile World Congress 2017, which is to be held in Barcelona, Spain, from 27 February to 2 March 2017.

zte-5g-phone

“The ZTE Gigabit Phone is revolutionizing connectivity with a new standard of download speeds, 1Gbps, bringing a qualitative leap to a new world of mobile experience by making 360° panoramic VR video, instant cloud storage, entertainment upgrades and fast cache of ultra Hi-Fi music and movies possible,” ZTE elucidated in a statement released.

ZTE has not released other specifications of Gigabit Phone.

Alongside, the company also said that it would showcase its recently upgraded Axon 7 smartphone at MWC 2017. The new ZTE Axon 7 comes with Android Nougat operating system, and Google’s Daydream. With the Nougat OS update, the smartphone will feature multi-window apps, battery improvement, new emojis, and other visual changes. With Google Daydream, the Axon owners can have immersive VR experience. Axon 7 could be the cheapest smartphone that comes with Daydream VR.

Also read: Global Spectrum Plan necessary to deliver ultra-fast 5G: GSMA

Regarding other specifications, Axon 7 sports a 5.5-inch display with 1440 x 2560 pixels resolution. Under the hood is a 1.6GHz quad-core processor paired with 4GB RAM. The expandable storage is 64GB. In the back side, there is a 20MP camera, and in the front, there is an 8MP snapper A 3250mAh battery power the device.

ZTE also has some new devices under its veil to launch at MWC 2017. The company plans to introduce a range of new devices as part of the highly acclaimed Blade series. Another anticipation from ZTE is Android smartwatch with LTE connectivity.

ZTE’s sub-brand Nubia will also participate in the Mobile World Congress 2017. Although not hosting any event, the company will showcase its products at the event. It is not known if Nubia is making any new device launch at MWC.

35
Leave a Reply

avatar
Photo and Image Files
 
 
 
9 Comment threads
26 Thread replies
0 Followers
 
Most reacted comment
Hottest comment thread
21 Comment authors
Rupendra SinghSiddhant BohraLakshmi narayananRohitSONU Sharma Recent comment authors
newest oldest most voted
Rohit
Rohit

Off topic:- jio is gettinf better day by day…used to poor signals before two weeks..then they installed new tower and was getting good decent signals however speeds were not upto the mark..was flactuation between 0.5-2 mbps…band 40 will not work inside the home with -100 dbm, dunno why… And today to my suprise i saw the signals were greatly improved and in band 3 was giving around 5-12 mbps . So locked my phone to band 40 and to my suprise the net was working inside thw very well and signals were improved from 100 to 80 dbm …and now… Read more »

Screenshot_20170219-220411.png
Lakshmi narayanan
Lakshmi narayanan

Airtel 4g speed in rural areas of tamilnadu ping is just 16ms

Screenshot_2016-11-28-00-54-09-929_org.zwanoo.android.speedtest.jpg
SONU Sharma
SONU Sharma

Awesome

Rohit
Rohit

I get around 25-30 Mbps here in Chennai

Rohit
Rohit

In airtel i get around 25-30 Mbps in Chennai

Siddhant Bohra
Siddhant Bohra

Not possible
The ping Is not that low on wireless network

Rupendra Singh
Rupendra Singh

With CA or without CA…who’s from Delhi because I want to know DC HSPA speed of Airtel Delhi

Rupendra Singh
Rupendra Singh

In Gwalior Airtel 4G speed is 15 to 25
Idea 5 to 8
Jio around 10 MBPS

but I’m surprised Airtel uploading speed it’s around 35 to 50 MBPS

Screenshot_2017-02-18-18-01-12.png
Tarun
Tarun

When Will Jio upgrade to 5G ?

Chandu
Chandu

abhi 4G to hone do

SHUBHAM (lucknow, up east)
SHUBHAM (lucknow, up east)

31 February confirm date

ranjit
ranjit

HAHAHAHA, NICE ONE

Recent Posts

OnePlus Starts Seeding OxygenOS Open Beta Update With Screen Recorder for OnePlus 6 and 6T

If there is one thing that the OnePlus users can rely upon from the company it is the software updates....

Trai Invites Consultation on Allocation of 700 MHz Spectrum to Railways Jeopardising Rs 1 Lakh Crore Revenue

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) has sought views of the industry stakeholders on whether or not it should...

Oppo to Launch In-Display Camera Smartphone on June 26

Chinese smartphone manufacturer Oppo is all set to launch its new smartphone with in-display camera technology on June 26 during...