Few days back company announced its crowdfunded smartphone named ZTE ‘Hawkeye’ and to boost the heist they revealed their Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2017 plan which is scheduled for February 27 to March 2 in Barcelona. It is confirmed that ZTE to unveil “World’s First Groundbreaking Concept Mobile Phone” at MWC 2017 event along with ZTE Axon 7 and Blade V8 devices.
ZTE also detailed that they will showcase their R&D results of cloud services, 5G, and other 5G highlights but the part which took our most interest was the announcements related to smartphone category. Even if they didn’t reveal more details about the smartphones they are going to launch at MWC2017 event except for the tagline “World’s first groundbreaking concept mobile phone”.
ZTE to Unveil “World’s First Groundbreaking Concept Mobile Phone” at MWC 2017
But according to experts, the company is working on a smartphone in-line with borderless concept device Xiaomi Mi Mix. Which sports a 6.4-inch borderless display with a 91.3% screen to body ratio and bezel-less on top. It is powered by 64-bit 2.35 GHz Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 821 CPU clubbed with 4GB / 6GB of RAM and 128GB/256GB internal storage. But should not put big hopes in this upcoming smartphone of ZTE as we don’t have any official data. But it will surely incorporate some game-changing features for the whole smartphone industry. Till then, wait patiently we will keep you updated with every update announced at MWC 2017.
ZTE ‘Hawkeye’- The Crowdsourced Smartphone
Meanwhile, ZTE is about to be made available for sale at a price of $199, as its funding target has already completed a few days back. The smartphone will be powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 625 processor backed by 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal memory. It gets its juice from a 3,000mAh battery. The smartphone will have the futuristic eye-tracking technology and a case that sticks to walls and any verticle surface. ZTE Hawkeye will start shipping in September 2017