Don't worry, the ZTE Axon 10 Pro is all caught up to the latest industry trends, sporting a large and curvy 6.47-inch AMOLED screen with a tiny notch and razor-thin chin while packing a state-of-the-art Snapdragon 855 processor. Said SoC is paired with your choice of 8 or 12 gigs of memory, as well as a whopping 256 gigs of internal storage space. Despite all that local digital hoarding room, the powerhouse also comes with a microSD card slot for up to 2TB expansion, unlikeyou know what overpriced new flagship
Speaking of, speed-addicted bargain hunters will be ecstatic to find out this bad boy starts at $549 in a GSM unlocked variant available through ZTE's official US e-store, as well as major third-party retailers like Newegg andB&H Photo Video
. The 12GB RAM configuration costs just 50 extra bucks, going straight for the jugular of a similarly-speccedOnePlus 7 Pro
model fetching a significantly higher $749.
Granted, the Axon 10 Pro doesn't feature one of those fancy pop-up selfie cameras, but its "conventional" 20MP front-facing shooter and 48 + 20 + 8MP triple rear imaging system look pretty darn hot on paper. The same goes for a 4,000mAh battery that should help thephone
keep going beyond the requirements of your typical day's work while maintaining a relatively slim 7.9mm profile.
Pre-loaded with Android 9.0 Pie on the software side of things, the ZTE Axon 10 Pro will be updated tothe "next major" OS build
"before the end of the calendar year", while also featuring all kinds of other premium stuff, like in-display fingerprint recognition, DTS:X Ultra 3D sound enhancements, and a combination of "high strength" aluminum alloy and 3D curved glass materials.