ZTE Axon Elite International Edition now selling for USD 399 with free global shipping

ZTE Axon Elite that was officially announced at IFA 2015 for the global markets is now selling via Gearbest as ZTE Axon Elite International Edition at a discounted price. It is the same device that was earlier announced in China.


The ZTE Axon Elite International Edition is available in Champagne color and has been priced at US $469 on Gearbest. However, you can get it for about $399 after applying coupon codes. If you select HK Warehouse, then enter code – AXONGB. In case you select EU warehouse, select coupon code – ZTEAXONEU. You may select the warehouse depending on your location. These offers might be valid for a limited period of time.

The e-commerce giant from China delivers in most countries with free shipping. However, you could also expedite the shipping by paying nominal charges and get it within 3-7 business days. Lets have a look at the specifications and features of the device.

ZTE Axon Elite International Edition Specifications

The ZTE Axon Elite International Edition features a 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD CGS (Continuous Grain Silicon) TFT LCD 2.5D curved display which is protected by Corning Antimicrobial Gorilla Glass. It is powered by a octa-core 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 (4×1.5 GHz ARM A53 + 4×2.0 GHz ARM A57) processor along with Adreno 430 GPU. It has 3 GB of RAM and comes with 32 GB of internal memory, which can be expanded up to 128 GB via microSD card. It runs on Android 5.0.2 Lollipop OS with MiFavour 3.2 on top of it.

The Axon Elite is equipped with a 13 megapixel rear camera with dual LED flash, 2 megapixel secondary camera for DOP. It can shoot 4K videos. On the front, there is a 8 megapixel front-facing camera with 88-degree wide-angle lens for selfies and video calling. It is able to record 1080P videos. It is 9.8 mm thick and weighs 170 grams. It supports Dual SIM (nano) with Dual standby mode and has a Hi-Fi Audio Chipset called AKM 4961. It has a fingerprint scanner on the back along with a faux leather finish. It also has Eyeprint ID, a password-free eye-based biometric unlocking solution from EyeVerify. This works by imaging unique vein patterns in the human eye by using the front-facing camera.

On the connectivity front, the Axon Elite has 4G LTE (FDD-LTE : 700/800/850/900/1800/2100/2600 MHz), 3G (WCDMA : 850/900/1900/2100 MHz), 2G (GSM : 850/900/1800/1900 MHz), WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (dual band), Bluetooth 4.0 with A2DP and GPS. It has a 3,000 mAh battery under the hood with fast charging. It gives power for a 2 hour-long call with 5 minutes of charging.

The package of ZTE Axon Elite International Edition contains Cell Phone (1), Power Adapter (1) and USB Cable (1).

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