• 5.7" (1280x720) TFT LCD
  • 2GB
    Snapdragon 400 SoC
    16GB Storage
  • 8-MP 1 Rear Camera
  • 3400 mAh

The ZTE Zmax phone has a 5.7-inch (1280x720) TFT LCD screen, a 8MP main camera and a 1.6MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 3400 mAh and the main processor is a Snapdragon 400 with 2 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductZTE Zmax (Launched 2014-09-01), Price: 110 USD at Amazon
Display5.7" 1280x720 TFT LCD
Rear Camera(s)
  • 8-MP (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 1.6-MP
  • Snapdragon 400 SoC
  • 2GB RAM
  • 16GB Storage
  • MicroSD (32GB max.)
Battery3400 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 189.9g (6.7oz), 162.6x83.8x8.9 mm (6.40 x 3.30 x 0.35 inches)
Price (Market)$110
Diagonal (inches)5.7"
Display/Body Ratio65.7%
Sharpness (PPI)258 PPI
Display Glass TypeGorilla Glass 3
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Sensor SizeSmall
Hardware Features
  • Flash
Video Resolutions
  • 1080p/30fps
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)3400 mAh
Talk Time14 hours
Processor BrandQualcomm
Processor NameSnapdragon 400
Processor ModelMSM8926
Processor # Cores4
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)1.2 GHz
RAM Options2GB
Internal Storage Options16GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSD
Mem. Card Max. Size32GB
Operating System + VersionAndroid 4.4.2
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT4 150 Mbps
Modem Features
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • LTE
WiFi Speed
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
  • Dual-band
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.0
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
Connector TypeMicro USB
Sim Card 0
SIM TypeMicro SIM
Audio Alerts
  • MP3
  • WAV
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • Phone Noise Cancellation
Audio Formats
  • MP3
  • WAV
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • H.264
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • Proximity

ZTE Zmax Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

The last time we checked, the ZTE Zmax was retailing at around $110 online. Things may have changed a bit since.
No. the ZTE Zmax is not water-resistant as we do not find an IP-Rating.
No, the ZTE Zmax does not have dual-SIMs as far as we know, but it could be different in Asian markets. We mostly track USA data.
No, the ZTE Zmax 1280x720 screen resolution is not 4K.
No, the ZTE Zmax is not compatible with Wireless Charging.
No, the ZTE Zmax does not support Qi Wireless Charging.
Yes, the ZTE Zmax is a 4G-LTE handset that is rated 4G LTE cat4 (150 Mbps).
No, the ZTE Zmax does not work on 5G NR networks.
No, the ZTE Zmax is not a USB-C handset.
No, the ZTE Zmax's battery cannot be removed.

ZTE Zmax Specs & Speed Benchmarks

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