ZTE Blade X9, X5, X3 Announced, Offer High-End Specs on Budget

ZTE has added some new smartphones to its Blade series in Russia by launching the ZTE Blade X9, X5, and X3. These three smartphones are meant for the mid-range market and promise to provide you high-end features at very affordable prices.

zte blade x9

The ZTE Blade X9 gets an octa-core Snapdragon 615 SoC and flaunts a 5.5-inch Full HD IPS screen. It gets 3GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage, and is powered by a 3,000mAh battery. There’s a 13MP camera at the rear and a 5MP one at the front. The X9 also gets a fingerprint sensor on the rear.

zte blade x5

Meanwhile, the ZTE Blade X5 carries a MT6735 SoC with quad-core processor under its hood. The phone features a 5-inch HD screen and gets 8MP shooters on both front and rear. A 2,400mAh juicer keeps the phone going all day. The X5 skips the fingerprint sensor for a camera shutter button at the back.

zte blade x3

The ZTE Blade X3 is the cheapest of the three new launches and gets powered by the same quad-core MT6735 SoC as the X5. The X3 sports a 5-inch HD display and comes with 1GB/8GB of memory configuration. It has got a large 4,000mAh battery which also supports reverse charging. A 8MP/2MP camera combo makes up the photography capabilities of the X3.

Talking about pricing, the ZTE Blade X9 retails at RUB 17,990 (approx. 277, while the X5 and X3 will cost you RUB 8,990 ($138) and RUB 10,990 ($169) respectively. The company hasn’t made it clear yet whether or not these new phones will be coming to other parts of the world.