On February 21, Android Authority leaked photos and details about the ZTE Blade X2 Max.
The ZTE Blade X2 Max is not significantly different in appearance from the previous generation of Blade X Max. The front side is a typical ZTE-style design and the back is equipped with fingerprint recognition.
The ZTE Blade X2 Max features a 6-inch 1080p screen, Snapdragon 450 processor, 2 or 3 GB memory, 32 GB storage and the Android 8.0 operating system.
The Snapdragon 450 is the upgraded version of Snapdragon 435. The Snapdragon 450 features an eight-core Cortex-A53 architecture and a maximum CPU frequency of 1.8 GHz. It is equipped with Adreno 506 GPU, X9 LTE baseband and Hexagon 546 Digital Signal Processor, and supports Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 technology.
The ZTE Blade X2 Max is still positioned as basic smartphone despite having USB Type-C interface.
The ZTE Blade X2 Max is budget-friendly. Android Authority revealed that the phone will be priced between $150 and $200 dollars (900-1300 yuan). It will be exclusively sold by U.S. Cricket Wireless this spring.