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ZTE Axon mini

alaTest has collected and analyzed 63 reviews of ZTE Axon mini. The average rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. People really like the usability and performance. The size and price also get good feedback, whereas the battery and durability get critical reviews.

screen, price, size, performance, usability

sound, durability, battery

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the ZTE Axon mini is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 88/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of ZTE Axon mini from The average user rating for this product is 1.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Cell phones on Reviewers really like the portability.


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This summary is based on the products: ZTE 5.2INCH AXON MINI 3GB/32GB GOLD Android 5.1ZTE 5.2INCH AXON MINI 3GB/32GB GOLD Android 5.1

Apr, 2018

Expert review by : Alex Todd (

ZTE Axon Mini Review: In Depth


ZTE Axon Mini review: Since the lowly Grand X back in 2012 ZTE has spent the last few years refocusing its efforts and the new ZTE Axon Mini represents a stronger brand and a more competitive…

Premium design elements ; Competent cameras ; Force Touch ; Affordable

Heavy UI ; Poorly optimised UX ; Styling quirks

At just under £230, the ZTE Axon Mini is for the most part a handset worth considering. The UI needs a lot of work and the phone as a whole could have been refined a little more before hitting the market, but it boasts respectable performance, a nice...

Feb, 2016

Expert review by : Stan Schroeder (

ZTE Axon mini boasts '3D touch,' but it's far from perfect [REVIEW]


The ZTE Axon mini Premium Edition is the only affordable choice if you want an Android with a pressure-sensing screen, but it has many imperfections.

A lot of fancy new tech ; Affordable ; Solid overall specs

Lukewarm design ; Lacks polish ; Weak processor ; Flaky fingerprint sensor and eye scanner

The ZTE Axon mini Premium Edition is the only affordable choice if you desire an Android with a pressure-sensing screen, but you'll have to live with its imperfections.

Dec, 2015

Expert review by : Paul K. (

ZTE Axon Mini review


Last year's ZTE Axon and Axon Pro were a delightful surprise – nicely spec'd out smartphones with vanilla Android on board all at very competitive price points. A couple of months ago, the company launched the Axon Mini. Not to be mistaken with a...

Good design and choice of materials ; Great call quality ; Fast charging

Laggy and unintuitive interface ; A mess of features, which feel unfinished ; Low value for the price

As mentioned, the Axon Mini isn't sold in the USA. You can still buy it from 3rd party websites for around $400 before tax and shipping, but be sure to check what cellular bands the model you are buying supports.

Jan, 2016

Consumer review (

Perfect with a lot of OS systems


Perfect with a lot of OS systems.Very nice phone with a few drawbacks: - no Android updates - both cameras are very bad - HSDPA and LTE connections are very weak - it shows many bars but does not perform. But I still think this is perfect for everyday...

May, 2017

Consumer review (

Fantastic phone for the money


good in the hand just the right size. Photos are not bad, good enough for FB, videos are good too, and the microphone. All in all a good choice I have had an iPhone in the past and never thought I would go for an Android. But after using this I really...

Mar, 2017

Consumer review (

Excellent Phone for the price


Hz Qualcomm MSM8939 processor, 3 GB RAM, 32 GB storage (with 25GB available to the user), 5.2" FHD AMOLED, 1920 x 1080, 16M Colour, capacitve touch screen and a single forward facing speaker. It also can take a 64 GB Micro SD card. Other specs can be...

Feb, 2017

Product Specifications


Battery Capacity:2800
Battery technology:Lithium
Standby time (2G):450
Talk time (2G):20

Call management

Call blocking: Yes
Call hold: Yes
Call waiting: Yes
Caller ID: Yes
Speakerphone: Yes
Speed dialing: Yes
Vibrating Alert: Yes
Voice commands: Yes
Voice dialing: Yes


Auto Focus: Yes
Built-in Flash: Yes
Digital Zoom:4
Flash type:LED
Front Camera: Yes
Front camera resolution (numeric):8
Front camera type:Single camera
Main camera resolution (numeric):13
Rear camera resolution (numeric):13
Second Camera: Yes
Second camera resolution:8
Sensor Type:CMOS
Zoom capability: Yes


Brand colour:Chromium Silver / Ion Gold / Rose Gold
Colour of product:Gold / Gold, Pink / Silver
Curved Design: No
Fingerprint Reader: Yes
Form factor:Bar


Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display diagonal:13.2
Display Resolution:1280 x 720 / 1920 x 1080
Display Type:AMOLED
Orientation sensor: Yes
Touch screen type:Capacitive
Touch technology:Multi-touch
Touchscreen: Yes
Touchscreen Type:Capacitive


Accelerometer: Yes
Ambient light sensor: Yes
Gyroscope: Yes
Proximity sensor: Yes


Internal RAM:3


E-mail: Yes
MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service): Yes
Short Message Service (SMS): Yes


Assisted GPS (A-GPS): Yes
GPS: Yes
GPS (satellite): Yes
Position location:Y


2G bands (primary SIM):850,900,1800,1900
2G standards:EDGE, GSM / GSM
3G: Yes
3G bands supported:900,2100
4G: Yes
4G bands supported:700,800,900,1800,2100
4G standard:LTE
4G standards:LTE
Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth version:4.0
SIM card capability:Dual SIM
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n / IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n

Packaging Content

Cables included:MICRO-USB
Quick start guide: Yes


Accelerometer: Yes
Ambient light sensor: Yes
Gyroscope: Yes
Operating system installed:Android
Operating System Version:5.1 / 5.1 Lollipop
Personal info management (PIM):Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Converter, Countdown timer, Events reminder, Notes, To-do list
Personalization:Icons, Menu, Themes
Proximity sensor: Yes
Subscription type:No subscription

Ports & interfaces

Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
USB connector type:MICRO-USB
USB port:N / Yes


Processor Cores:4 / 8
Processor family:Qualcomm Snapdragon
Processor frequency:1 / 1.5
Processor Model:MSM 8939


Operating system installed:Android
Operating System Version:5.1 / 5.1 Lollipop


Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash) / MicroSD (TransFlash), MicroSDHC, MicroSDXC
Internal RAM:3072
Internal storage capacity:32
Maximum memory card size:128
RAM capacity:3


Subscription type:No subscription

Technical Details


Weight & Dimensions

Height :14.3