Line ZTE Blade V7 includes several smartphones, but today we will look at the most advanced model with name Max. ZTE Blade V7 Max features a large screen, better performance and some additional features.
The smartphone from ZTE Blade series clearly stands out. Immediately struck by the unusual design of the box: now it is matte black with gold lettering.
The complete set is nothing new, just headphones and power supply cable. At the same time further inside all packed in separate boxes. It looks expensive and beautiful.
Appearance smartphone ZTE Blade V7 Max also different from the usual “Blade” and more like the Nubia Z11 Mini (sub-brand Nubia owned ZTE).
Design subflagmana looks expensive. This metal housing, 2,5D glass and fingerprint scanner on the side of the smartphone. This smartphone thickness small – only 7,2mm.
In the smartphone molded metal housing made of aluminum, the front side is covered with a fully tempered glass, and the rear has two plastic inserts for the top and bottom of the antenna.
In front is the camera sensor, and three touch-sensitive buttons: a circle with two points.
The rear main camera with flash.
On the left side is a tray for SIM cards and the volume buttons. On the right side – the power button, and below – fingerprint scanner. On the power button coated corrugated coating, so push it easily and conveniently. Scanner Lock button slightly recessed inside.
The unusual location of the scanner, but to use it all the same user-friendly. The only negative: not touch the scanner to unlock the phone, at first it is necessary to push the lock button, and then touch the finger sensor.
At the bottom is a speaker, a microphone jack and usb type-c. At the top end is a second microphone and headphone jack.
The phone ZTE Blade V7 Max set the screen size of 5.5 inches, made by SuperAMOLED technology and has a resolution FullHD 1080h1920. High DPI (400 dpi). The pixels on the screen do not see. The only caveat: in the eye catches a black frame, but after a while you get used to it.
Good color reproduction, wide viewing angles and a good stock of brightness is left only positive emotions.
Multi supports 5 simultaneous keystrokes.
The smartphone ZTE Blade V7 Max uses Android 6.0 with a shell MiFavor – Tuning for ZTE Android, which slightly changes the appearance and make it more beautiful. The default is dark shell theme (with screens sAMOLED less consumption with dark colors, and does not stand out from the black frame of the screen).
Since Android 6, then the first time you run many applications at the user requested access to the hardware of the smartphone.
Established some additional applications besides the standard. This ZTE support, backup, TouchPal keyboard, CleamMaster and similar applications, which are usually needed for most users.
When you swipe down from the top extends socket with quick setup and notifications (a second swipe increases). Quick Settings can be changed by deleting unnecessary.
Also shell «MiFavor», has a shell “Family”. When used in the machine is removed all unnecessary and increases the font. Thus, the modern smartphone turns into a regular phone without the advanced features.
Interesting and comfortable “trick” – control gestures. For example, switching to music with the screen off, or a quick response to a call when approaching the smartphone to your ear.
In the settings it is possible to change the touch buttons (reversed left to right). This setting is at all ZTE Blade.
Under the screen is LED, which tells about the new notifications.
In the settings mode “in the bag”, it allows for blocking output miniekran (using specialized cover).
Multi-Sensor to protect smartphone data: photos, videos, contacts, files, applications and passwords. To do this, there’s an app “personal space”, which displays hidden and encrypted data. Also, the sensor can take pictures, run applications and answer calls.
The phone ZTE Blade V7 Max can store up to five fingerprints and to assign a quick launch applications. For example, when you unlock the middle finger of his right hand will immediately start the phone, and when you unlock the great left, right – the camera.
For hardware meets MedaiTek MT6755M with low power consumption and good performance – this eight-processor with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of non-volatile memory. The memory can be expanded by installing a MicroSD Sim2 instead of up to 128GB.
When connected to a computer, there are different options for the behavior of your smartphone.
Problems with playing many videos there. It supports multiple files. FullHD format files play fine.
When testing AnTuTu 3D Benchmark 6.1 is issued 2FPS result (need for a comfortable game 25FPS).
AnTuTu Benchmark 6.2.7 gives the result of 46,181 points.
When you use Google services sometimes pops up an error notification and the like.
Game «Asphalt 8″ goes well, the game has no problem.
The game «World of Tanks Blitz» tested at “high” setting. FPS jumps from 10 to 24FPS. The game comes with a small “stuttering.” You can play with medium settings, and below.
Heated smartphone in about 40-50 degrees. Quite significantly, because of what the smartphone uncomfortable to hold.
ZTE Blade V7 Max supports DTS audio, which can be enabled in the settings. This will improve the sound quality. But I did not notice the difference, maybe I’m not watching those movies and listening to the wrong music.
Headset average, suitable for the majority of smartphone users, but music fans are unlikely to enjoy.
The phone ZTE Blade V7 Max has combo slot for a SIM card, so you can use two SIM cards or one SIM card and MicroSD memory card. SIM cards are used «nano» format.
In the settings you can select the SIM card to be used for calls and SMS and will be asked each time.
GPS supports GLONASS. When cold starting device found location for ten seconds. The signal is stable even in the apartment (near a window).
The smartphone ZTE Blade V7 Max has a variety of sensors: proximity, compass, gravity, gyroscope, rotation, lighting, pedometer.
Smartphone ZTE Blade V7 Max has two cameras on the rear and front: 16MP and 8MP.
The front camera is as good as the main camera in low-end models. In the role of the flash screen appears.
The main camera with auto focus has a dual flash. Settings for photographing small and deal with them is quite simple.
In low light there is a strong noise, impact on the quality and detail. In general, the camera does not stand out. In good light, and in clear weather turn good photos.
The mode «Pro» You can change the shutter speed settings, the iso, white balance, focal length.
“Capacious Li-Ion battery of 3000 mAh is fully consistent with the needs of a large bright screen and powerful processor with eight productive nuclei” – as they say in advertising, but in the battery actually lasts for one to two days in normal use, the average person (a couple of hours of calls , a couple of hours of the Internet, a couple of hours of music). While gaming smartphone ZTE Blade V7 Max works for 5-8 hours.
ZTE Blade V7 Max average smartphone with good design and screen for 330 euro.