Apart from launching ZTE Axon Lux, Axon Phone in China, ZTE has also announced Axon Watch wearable and Spro 2 Smart Projector and Axon Mini.
The ZTE Axon Watch is a brand-new smartwatch that features a 14-inch display, made from Gorilla Glass with a sapphire coating and IP67 certification. Key specs include 4GB storage, 512MB RAM, Bluetooth 4.1, and a 300 mAh battery. It runs Tencent OS instead of widely used Android Wear. It comes with support for gesture controls, phone calls, and messaging. Other features included are a heart rate sensor, accelerometer, gyroscope, geomagnetic, and barometer. The smartwatch weighs 49 grams. No pricing has been announced for the Axon Watch.
Notably, the firm is being said to keep the Tencent OS-version of the watch as China-specific only and might introduce its international version running Android Wear in future.
ZTE Axon Watch Specs
- 1.4-inch (400 x 400 pixels) 286 ppi circular AMOLED Display, Gorilla Glass screen with sapphire coating
- 1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor
- 512MB RAM, 4GB eMMC
- Tencent OS
- IP67 certified (waterproof and dustproof)
- GPS, Bluetooth 4.1
- Sensors: Accelerometer,Gyro,Geomagnetic,Barometer,Heart rate monitor
- 300mAh battery
The ZTE Spro 2 Smart Projector, which previously launched on AT&T and Verizon in the US, now making its debut in China. It comes with a built-in mobile hotspot and a five-inch Android-powered touchscreen. The Spro 2 will be priced at 3,699RMB. Spro 2 allow users hands-free control over the smart projector. Users can simply say “projector on” in Mandarin to activate the device and can control the device using a number of other voice commands.
ZTE Axon Mini is would be the first phone to feature force touchscreen and will rely on a 5.2-inch Super AMOLED display. No other specifications have been confirmed at the moment. Pricing and availability are a mystery too.