ZTE Axon 20


ZTE Axon 20
ZTE Axon 20 (Axon Series)
UNISOC Tiger T618 8 x 1.8 - 2 GHz, Cortex-A75 / A55
Graphics adapter
6144 MB 
6.92 inch 20.5:9, 2460 x 1080 pixel 388 PPI, Capacitive Touchscreen, OLED, glossy: yes, 60 Hz
128 GB eMMC Flash, 128 GB 
, 110 GB free
1 USB 2.0, USB-C Power Delivery (PD), Audio Connections: Type-C-Port, Card Reader: microSD up to 2 TB (FAT, FAT32, exFAT), 1 Fingerprint Reader, NFC, Brightness Sensor, Sensors: acceleration sensor, gyroscope, proximity sensor, compass, OTG, Miracast
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5), Bluetooth 5.0, 2G (850/​900/​1800/​1900), 3G (B1/​B5/​B8), 4G (B1/​B3/​/​B5/​B7/​B8/​B20/​B28/​B38), Dual SIM, LTE, GPS
height x width x depth (in mm): 7.98 x 172.1 x 77.9 ( = 0.31 x 6.78 x 3.07 in)
4220 mAh Lithium-Ion
fast charging / Quickcharge
Operating System
Android 10
Primary Camera: 64 MPix (f/​1.8, phase comparison-AF, Videos @1080p/​60fps, Camera 1); 8.0MP (f/​2.2, wide angle lens, Camera 2); 2.0MP (f/​2.4, macro lens, Camera 3); 2.0MP (f/​2.4, depth of field, Camera 4), camera2-API: Limited
Secondary Camera: 32 MPix (AI-Under-Display-Kamera)
Additional features
Speakers: Mono, charger, USB cable, MiFavor UI, 24 Months Warranty, Widevine L3, SAR value: 1.041W/​kg Head, Single-Band: GPS, GLONASS, Galileo, fanless
198 g ( = 6.98 oz / 0.44 pounds), Power Supply: 51 g ( = 1.8 oz / 0.11 pounds)
399 Euro



Average Score: 68.45% - average
Average of 2 scores (from 4 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 28%, features: 49%, display: 84% mobility: 88%, workmanship: 86%, ergonomy: 79%, emissions: 97%

Reviews for the ZTE Axon 20

76.9% ZTE Axon 20 Review - How good is the first under-display camera in a smartphone? | Notebookcheck
One of the most innovative phones of the year comes from ZTE. The Axon 20 is the first smartphone with an under-display camera that does without a notch or pop-up mechanism. Whether the camera module below the OLED panel in the Axon 20 is convincing can be found out in the review of the ZTE smartphone.
Video: Das ZTE Axon 20
Source: German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 02/08/2021
ZTE Axon 20 Was die unsichtbare Selfie-Kamera kann
Source: German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 02/07/2021
ZTE Axon 20 Ohne sichtbare Selfie-Cam
Source: Heute German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 02/05/2021
60% So schlägt sich die erste "unsichtbare" Frontkamera
Source: Inside Handy German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 12/06/2020
Rating: Total score: 60%


ARM Mali-G52 MP2: Integrated mid range graphics card with 2 clusters. ARM states that the G52 series is 30% faster and 15% more efficient compared to the G51 series on the same process node.

Non demanding games should be playable with these graphics cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.

Tiger T618: Entry level octa core SoC with two fast ARM Cortex A75 cores at up to 2 GHz and six power efficient ARM Cortex A55 cores at up to 1.8 GHz. The SoC furthermore includes a LTE modem (TDD-LTE, FDD-LTE, TDSCDMA, WCDMA, CDMA, GSM), an ARM Mali G52MP2 GPU and a tri core ISP. The chip is manufactured at TSMC in 12nm FinFET.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


Only a few smartphones have larger screens.
Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.

0.198 kg:

Only few smartphones are more lightweight than this.


ZTE is short for Zhong Xing Telecommunication Equipment Company Limited, which was founded in China in 1985. The product range includes, for example, USB sticks, routers, smartphones and tablets.

The ratings of the relatively many reviews have a wide range from below-average to very good (as of 2016).

68.45%: This rating is bad. Most notebooks are better rated. This is not a recommendation for purchase.

» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.


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Stefan Hinum (Update: 2020-12-16)