ZTE has launched the cheapest 4G LTE smartphone in India and is priced at Rs. 4,999 or $80. The smartphone is known as the ZTE Blade Qlux 4G and offers 3G as well as 4G connectivity to the buyers at a very affordable price. We have seen a lot of disruptive pricing in the smartphones with Android Lollipop Smartphones getting launched below Rs. 5,000 and 8 MP smartphones priced below the coveted 5K mark.
The ZTE Blade Qlux 4G supports the 1800 Mhz and 2300 Mhz band in India and will work with the 4G network of most telecom operators. The smartphone has a theoretical data speed of 150 Mbps. The smartphone will start selling on Amazon India soon for Rs. 4,999 and will also get double data offer from Airtel.
The ZTE Blade Qlux 4G is now the cheapest Android smartphone in India, beating the Xiomi Redmi 2 and Micromax Yu Yureka priced at Rs. 6,999.
Cheap 4G LTE Smartphone 5MP Front Camera Under Rs 5000.
The ZTE Blade Qlux 4G is a Dual SIM smartphone(GSM+4G), you can use one sim as 4G or 3G and other sim for 2G data connectivity. The smartphone has Android 4.4 Kitkat out of the box, the smartphone is up gradable to Android Lollipop as said by ZTE but no timeline is given for the update, so buyers can buy it basis the current specs only.
The smartphone comes with a 4.5 inch screen with IPS LCD display, with 854*480 pixels display and offers 217 PPI. The display resolution and pixel density is fine considering the low price of the smartphone.
ZTE has included a quad-core Mediatek 6732 processor clocked at 1.3 Ghz which offers good performance for playing games and surfing internet and social media Apps. The smartphone also have the much needed 1 GB RAM which is enough to run most of the applications and games without any lag.
Storage – The internal storage is okay with 8 GB capacity which can further be expanded to 32 GB using a micro-SD card.
Camera – The smartphone is equipped with an 8 MP rear camera with flash support for clicking images and recording videos. The rear camera comes with face detection, HDR, Auto Focus and LEdD flash. The front camera has an incredible 5 MP resolution, the camera is a fixed focus shooter. This is again of the cheapest smartphone with 5 MP front camera below a price tag of Rs. 5,000.
The smartphone is available in black color and weighs 154 grams and measures 134.5 mm * 67.4 mm * 10.3 mm. It also has the native Bluetooth 4.0, USB and WIFI support along with 2G/3G and Wifi.
The ZTE 4G LTE smartphone is equipped with 2200 mAH battery which is great, you can use the smartphone for entire day without need to recharge again.