Comparison between:
- ZTE Axon Mini
- ZTE Axon
- ZTE Axon Mini Premium edition
- ZTE Axon Max

Brand and model

Information about the brand, model and model alias (if any) of a specific device.

ZTE Axon MiniZTE AxonZTE Axon Mini Premium editionZTE Axon Max
ZTE Axon MiniZTE Axon
Prices
ZTE Axon Mini Premium editionZTE Axon Max
Model aliasSecret Mini
B2015
B2016
-B2016C2016
天机Max
Secret Max

Design

Information about the dimensions and weight of the device, shown in different measurement units. Body materials, available colors, certifications.

Width70 mm
7 cm
0.23 ft
2.756 in
73.66 mm
7.366 cm
0.242 ft
2.9 in
70 mm
7 cm
0.23 ft
2.756 in
80 mm
8 cm
0.262 ft
3.15 in
Height143.5 mm
14.35 cm
0.471 ft
5.65 in
153.9 mm
15.39 cm
0.505 ft
6.059 in
143.5 mm
14.35 cm
0.471 ft
5.65 in
160 mm
16 cm
0.525 ft
6.299 in
Thickness7.9 mm
0.79 cm
0.026 ft
0.311 in
9.4 mm
0.94 cm
0.031 ft
0.37 in
7.9 mm
0.79 cm
0.026 ft
0.311 in
7.5 mm
0.75 cm
0.025 ft
0.295 in
Weight140 g
0.31 lbs
4.94 oz
170 g
0.37 lbs
6 oz
140 g
0.31 lbs
4.94 oz
188 g
0.41 lbs
6.63 oz
Volume79.36 cm³
4.82 in³
106.56 cm³
6.47 in³
79.36 cm³
4.82 in³
96 cm³
5.83 in³
ColorsChampagne
Silver
Gold
Silver
Blue
Gold
Gold
Rose-gold
Gold
Body materialsPolycarbonate
Metal
Metal
Polycarbonate
Aluminium alloyMetal

SIM card

The Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) is used in mobile devices for storing data authenticating the subscribers of mobile services.

SIM card typeNano-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Nano-SIMNano-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Nano-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Number of SIM cards2122

Networks

A mobile (cellular) network is a radio system, which allows a large number of mobile devices to communicate with each other.

GSMGSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
CDMACDMA 800 MHz--CDMA 800 MHz
TD-SCDMATD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
--TD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
UMTSUMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTELTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 700 MHz Class 13
LTE 700 MHz Class 17
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 1900 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE 700 MHz (B12)
2300 MHz (B30)
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)

Mobile network technologies and bandwidth

Communication between devices within mobile networks is realized via various generations of network technologies, which provide different bandwidth.

Mobile network technologiesUMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 6
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA

Operating system

Operating system is the system software, which manages and controls the functioning of the hardware components of the device.

Operating system (OS)Android 5.1.1 LollipopAndroid 5.1.1 LollipopAndroid 5.1.1 LollipopAndroid 5.1.1 Lollipop
User interface (UI)MiFavor 3.2-MiFavor 3.2MiFavor 3.5

System on Chip (SoC)

A system on a chip (SoC) includes into a single chip some of the main hardware components of the mobile device.

SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 616 MSM8939v2Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974ABQualcomm Snapdragon 616 MSM8939v2Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 MSM8952
Process technology28 nm28 nm28 nm28 nm
CPU4x 1.5 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A53Krait 4004x 1.5 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A534x 1.5 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
CPU bits64 bit32 bit64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8ARMv7ARMv8ARMv8
Level 0 cache memory (L0)4 KB + 4 KB4 KB + 4 KB4 KB + 4 KB4 KB + 4 KB
Level 1 cache memory (L1)16 KB + 16 KB16 KB + 16 KB16 KB + 16 KB16 KB + 16 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)2048 KB
2 MB
2048 KB
2 MB
2048 KB
2 MB
2048 KB
2 MB
CPU cores8488
CPU frequency1500 MHz2300 MHz1500 MHz1500 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 405Qualcomm Adreno 330Qualcomm Adreno 405Qualcomm Adreno 405
GPU cores-4--
GPU frequency-578 MHz--
RAM capacity3 GB2 GB3 GB3 GB
RAM typeLPDDR3LPDDR3LPDDR3LPDDR3
RAM channelsSingle channelDouble channelSingle channelSingle channel
RAM frequency800 MHz933 MHz800 MHz933 MHz

Storage

Every mobile device has a built-in storage (internal memory) with a fixed capacity.

Storage32 GB32 GB
64 GB
32 GB32 GB

Memory cards

Memory cards are used in mobile devices for expanding their external storage capacity.

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
-microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC

Display

The display of a mobile device is characterized by its technology, resolution, pixel density, diagonal length, color depth, etc.

Type/technologyAMOLEDIPSAMOLEDIPS
Diagonal size5.2 in
132.08 mm
13.21 cm
5.5 in
139.7 mm
13.97 cm
5.2 in
132.08 mm
13.21 cm
6 in
152.4 mm
15.24 cm
Width2.55 in
64.75 mm
6.48 cm
2.7 in
68.49 mm
6.85 cm
2.55 in
64.75 mm
6.48 cm
2.94 in
74.72 mm
7.47 cm
Height4.53 in
115.12 mm
11.51 cm
4.79 in
121.76 mm
12.18 cm
4.53 in
115.12 mm
11.51 cm
5.23 in
132.83 mm
13.28 cm
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution1080 x 1920 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels
Pixel density424 ppi
166 ppcm
401 ppi
157 ppcm
424 ppi
166 ppcm
367 ppi
144 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area74.45 %73.8 %74.45 %77.78 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
2.5D curved glass screen
5000:1 contrast ratio
Oleophobic (lipophobic) coating
Corning Gorilla Glass 32.5D curved glass screen
Force Touch
5000:1 contrast ratio
Oleophobic (lipophobic) coating
2.5D curved glass screen

Sensors

Different sensors measure different physical quantities and convert them into signals recognizable by the mobile device.

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Hall
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Hall
Fingerprint sensor model - Fingerprint Cards FPC1025--Fingerprint sensor model - Fingerprint Cards FPC1025

Rear camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed on its back and can be combined with one or more additional cameras.

Sensor typeCMOSCMOSCMOSCMOS
ISO100 - 1600-100 - 1600-
Aperturef/2.2-f/2.2f/1.9
Number of lenses-6--
Flash typeDual LEDDual LEDDual LEDDual LED
Image resolution4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
-Secondary rear camera - 2 MP
Sensor type - CMOS BSI (#2)
1080p @ 30 fps
720p @ 120 fps
--

Front camera

Modern smartphones have one or more front cameras and their positioning has led to various design concepts – pop-up camera, rotating camera, notch, punch hole, under-display camera, etc.

Aperturef/2-f/2.2f/2.2
Image resolution3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
4128 x 3096 pixels
12.78 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps-30 fps-

Audio

Information about the type of speakers and the audio technologies supported by the device.

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Asahi Kasei AK4961
192 kHz / 24-bit
HAC (M3/T4) - Hearing Aid CompatibilityAsahi Kasei AK4961
192 kHz / 24-bit
-

Radio

The radio in a mobile device is a built-in FM radio receiver.

RadioNoYesNoYes

Tracking/Positioning

Information about the positioning and navigation technologies supported by the device.

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GPS
A-GPS
SUPL
GPS
A-GPS
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is a technology that provides wireless data connections between various devices within a short range.

Wi-Fi802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11ac
Wi-Fi Hotspot
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot

Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a standard for secure wireless data transfer between different types of devices over short distances.

Version4.04.04.04.1
FeaturesA2DP
EDR
A2DPA2DP
EDR
A2DP

USB

The Universal Serial Bus (USB) is an industry standard that allows different electronic devices to exchange data.

Connector typeMicro USBMicro USBMicro USBMicro USB
Version2.02.02.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
Charging
Mass storage
Charging
Mass storage
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go

Headphone jack

The headphone jack is an audio phone connector, a.k.a. an audio jack. The most widely used one in mobile devices is the 3.5 mm headphone jack.

Headphone jackYesYesYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering

Browser

A web browser is a software application for accessing, fetching, displaying and navigating through information on the World Wide Web.

BrowserHTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3

Audio file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various audio file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital audio data.

Audio file formats/codecsAAC
AMR
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AC3
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV

Video file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various video file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital video data.

Video file formats/codecs3GPP
AVI
MKV
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
MP4
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
MKV
MP4
VC-1
VP8
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
MP4
Xvid

Battery

The batteries of mobile devices differ in capacity and technology. They provide the electrical charge needed for the functioning of the devices.

Capacity2800 mAh3000 mAh2800 mAh4140 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
2G talk time20 h
1200 min
0.8 days
25 h
1500 min
1 days
18 h
1080 min
0.8 days
-
2G stand-by time450 h
27000 min
18.8 days
300 h
18000 min
12.5 days
400 h
24000 min
16.7 days
-
3G talk time20 h
1200 min
0.8 days
25 h
1500 min
1 days
18 h
1080 min
0.8 days
-
3G stand-by time450 h
27000 min
18.8 days
300 h
18000 min
12.5 days
400 h
24000 min
16.7 days
-
Quick charge technology-Qualcomm Quick Charge 1.0-Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0
FeaturesNon-removableFast charging
Non-removable
Non-removableFast charging
Non-removable

Specific Absorption Rate (SAR)

The SAR rating shows the amount of electromagnetic radiation absorbed by the human body when using a mobile device, expressed in W/kg.

Head SAR (EU)--0.588 W/kg-
Body SAR (EU)--0.482 W/kg-
Head SAR (USA)0.82 W/kg---
Body SAR (USA)0.72 W/kg---

Additional features

Some devices have additional features, different from the standard ones above, but equally important and worth mentioning.

Additional features--Eye recognition technology
Voice recognition
-
 ZTE Axon MiniZTE AxonZTE Axon Mini Premium editionZTE Axon Max