There’s Music: ZTE Axon 7 Mini in Laboratory Test

Test conclusion: what you should know

The shrunken Axon 7 mini offers for nearly 270 euros (booth: 15 November 2016) a satisfying total package, with which it can do out crowded middle-class. As chic and handy proves to be the aluminum unibody. The AMOLED screen is sharp, colourful and high contrast, if quite dark. As a plus point proves the rich stereo sound from the speakers on the front page. In processor performance, the cost savings show clear compared to the big brother Axon 7: Snapdragon 617 in the lower middle class to order and something is weak on the chest, lasting to impress. Here, ZTE may use quiet little more performance potential. Also disappointed the camera with low-detail photos. Best price on the Internet: 255,85 EUR * per order this product at Amazon sharp display,… Handy and robust metal housing powerful stereo speakers fingerprint sensor USB-type-C counter… The right is dark work pace somewhat slow weak camera test note of the editorial 2.57 satisfying user rating now evaluate with the axon 7 managed to ZTE for the first time the right of the Yankees: with its high quality housing, the large sharp display and a great camera the stylish Smartphone makes top devices from Samsung & co. Real competition. For a smaller purse, ZTE now brings an alternative to his flagship on the market. The ZTE Axon 7 mini has saved the manufacturer compared to its big brother on the technique, for it buyers need access but also not so deep in the Pocket. Our site has the cell phone in the laboratory sent and there exactly scrutinized.

ZTE Axon 7 mini: images and test impressions

Sleek design, powerful stereo speakers

The ZTE Axon 7 mini is slightly larger, but also minimal slimmer than the Samsung Galaxy S7 and impresses with its beautiful design. The aluminium unibody looks noble and what provides the eye thanks to chic details such as deepening the fingerprint sensor on the back and the stereo speakers on the front. Speaking of sound: which is a real plus. Dolby-Atmos-marketing or the two boxes provide the small device for an excellent sound backdrop. The Smartphone is also quite robust: In the laboratory, the cell phone survived the drop test, both the housing and the display proved highly scratch-resistant. In addition, it sits comfortably in the hand and is relatively easy with 155 grams. Left on the case, a drawer is located, the two Nano-SIM cards dual SIM fit into the axon 7 mini dominated. Optionally you can select but also a microsd card in the second place, the store to expand.

Sharp, dark display

The AMOLED screen of ZTE Axon 7 measures 5.2 inches (13.21 cm) mini and the axon 7 despite the lower full-HD resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is higher resolution Quad HD (2560 x 1440 pixels) for the human eye comes on the perfectly sharp. Here, the display reaches a pixel density of 427 ppi. Compared to the LCD competition, the AMOLED screen is much colorful and stronger contrast. Only with the brightness it not so has the Smartphone: with a value of 393 candela, the display is quite dark.

No tempo records

Goes inside the eight core processor Snapdragon 617 by Qualcomm with maximum 4 x 1, 5, and 4 x 1, 2 gigahertz to pixel hunting. 3 gigabytes of memory to provide a liquid operation under Android 6.0 Marshmallow. In the laboratory broke the Smartphone with his slow pace of work but no speed records. The operating speed is sufficient but afloat and for everyday use. Thus came the phone while surfing the Internet at very high speed values.

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USB-type-C and fingerprint sensor

How come around the cable is now in? This issue finally has an end with USB-type-C. In this respect, also the ZTE Axon 7 benefits mini nonstandard still quite fresh. The measurement in the laboratory, the reading speed of 22.05 megabytes per second and the write speed of 13.99 megabytes per second but hauten none of the stool. There are two biometric locks that enhance security even if you crack up with much effort with the fingerprint sensor and a 3D-Gesichtsscan. 21.2 gigabytes available, which can be extended by up to 200 gigabytes microsd card are users of 32 gigabytes of space. The battery was able to convince in the laboratory: with a capacity of 2,705 mah the black block with heavy use lasted ten hours and 35 minutes, at low use all 32 hours. Also on board: 4.1 Bluetooth and NFC.

Voice quality and reception

On the phone to the ear, the ZTE Axon 7 convinced mini in the laboratory with a high voice quality. There were but slight disturbances in hands-free mode. Average send and receive speed during a phone call was moving in the good (in the LTE network) to mediocre range (in the UMTS network). With LTE CAT6 and maximum 300 megabits per second, the Smartphone dominates the fastest tempo class of mobile data connections. Wi-Fi is there but only in the older n-standard on the 2.4 gigahertz band with up to 150 megabits per second.

Detail arms photos and videos

The 16 Megapixel main camera sits on the back of the ZTE Axon 7 mini. In the laboratory the disappointed Knipse: recorded images of a fine-grained image noise and blur during daylight hours and showed hardly any details. In low light the camera failed totally: blurry photos with distinct noise and large poverty of detail disappointed the testers. Pictures in the dark looked only slightly better with Flash, the Flash not evenly lit from the environment. Videos were also detailed poor. However, good: fast storage and activation time and the quite sharp holding of sport scenes with moving objects. The 8-megapixel front-facing camera was slightly better, but was uncomfortable with excessive blur.