[Updated] ZTE V9 goes on sale in China 5 months after its official announcement

6 August 2018, 08:17:52

[Updated] ZTE V9 goes on sale in China 5 months after its official announcementZTE Blade V9 has been unveiled in December 2017 and went official during the MWC in Barcelona earlier this year. However, it goes on sale in China this month with the ZTE V9 name. Though it has the same 5.7-inch FHD+ display with an in-cell IPS panel and the same Snapdragon 450 chipset, it turns out that it differs from the ZTE Blade V9 in cameras and battery. The international model has a 16MP+5MP camera combo on the back, while the Chinese variant packs a 16MP+2MP one. The main camera still retains a 6-element lens with an f/1.8 aperture and PDAF. The selfie shooter of the international version has a 13MP sensor, while the one on the Chinese variant has an 8MP sensor with an f/2.0 lens. Finally, the battery on the international V9 has a capacity of 3200 mAh, while the one on the Chinese V9 has a capacity of 3100 mAh. Currently, JD is accepting reservations and the official sale is planned for August 15th. There are two RAM+storage flavours of the model. The 4GB+32GB variant is priced at CNY 999 (USD 146) and the 4GB+64GB costs CNY 1199 (USD 175).Source

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