ZTE Axon 30 Ultra rumored to be priced at a sky-high US$1,200
ZTE is best known for making entry-level and mid-range smartphones, so it came as something of a surprise when its Axon 30 Ultra leakedXiaomi Mi 11 Ultra and the Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra, there had been hopes the newcomer to the segment might be sharply priced. Those hopes, however, have been dashed with suggestions the device could be priced in the same US$1,200 ballpark.with top-notch specs. Clearly targeted in the same bracket as smartphones like the
The official unveiling of the ZTE Axon 30 Ultra isn’t until next week, so we will be waiting with baited breath to see whether the alleged pricing matches the official pricing. That said, it does feature all the types of specifications one might expect at that price point. This includes a Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC mated to 12 GB of RAM and 256 GB of storage along with a 4,500 mAh battery and 55 W to 65 W fast-charging.
ZTE is really throwing everything at this device with rumors also pointing to a second-generation under-display selfie camera, but also three cameras featuring a 64 MP resolution coupled with a fourth 8 MP telephoto shooter. Capping things off is said to be a 6.9-inch QHD+ AMOLED display with a 120 Hz refresh rate. Even if it is worth the price ZTE is rumored to be asking for it, it will still be an uphill sell for a brand that is venturing into previously uncharted territory.