The world’s first smartphone with an under display camera has been launched. ZTE Axon 20 5G feature an under-display selfie camera and get rid of the display notch. Many OEM’s were in the quest to achieve full screen smartphone but today ZTE has succeed. Other feature of the smartphone include octa-core processor, quad rear camera and high refresh rate. Let’s dive into the detail specs, features, expected price and availability of ZTE Axon 20 5G in Nepal.

ZTE Axon 20 5G Specification

ZTE Axon 20 5G Overview

Almost all the manufacturer are in quest for full-screen smartphones. Some have built their prototypes. But they couldn’t come up with the tech that can produce good quality image. This was because they couldn’t manage to force sufficient light on the sensor resulting poor image quality.

Under Display Selfie Camera

ZTE Axon 20 5G World's first under display camera phone

The ZTE Axon 20 5G uses several technique to make work its 32MP under display selfie camera. It uses special film coating on the screen layer which is highly transmissive and transparent so that sufficient light can pass through the sensor. It also has its own light perception sensor. Similarly it makes use of special pixel matrix so it matches the rest of the display without any noticeable color distortion. Also, the new algorithm refine and optimizes the image taken.

Display and Design

For display, the handset packs a 6.92” Full HD+ full screen OLED panel. It brings a resolution of 1,080×2,460px and a 90Hz refresh rate with 240Hz touch sampling rate. Likewise, it has a tall 20.5:9 aspect ratio. It also brings 10bit color output with 100% of DCI-P3 color gamut coverage. Similarly, fingerprint sensor is embedded on the screen.

ZTE Axon 20 5G Full Specification

The back of the handset flaunts a 3D printed glass texture in four different color: blue, black, purple and orange.  There’s also a rectangular camera cutout and ZTE branding just beneath the camera housing.

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Rear Camera

The rectangular camera housing hosts a quad camera array. The setup is headlined by 64MP primary camera of f/1.8 lens. Accompanying, the primary camera there are an 8MP ultra-wide angle camera and two 2MP sensor – one macro and other depth. The ultra-wide camera has 120-degree of Field-of-view.

The setup can record 4K footage at 60fps. Other features are dedicated vlog mode, movie mode, night mode and real-time HDR for Video in variable lightning.


An octa-core Snapdragon 765G powers the device. The chipset comes with dedicated modem for 5G connectivity. It is paired with up to 8GB of RAM and 256GB of in-built storage, Storage can further be expanded up to 2TB via microSD card

The Axon 20 5G features a gaming chipset. Thus,, while having long gaming session the phone might get hot. To cool the handset it includes liquid cooling circulation, carbon nanofiber thermal pad and graphite layers.

On software front, it runs on MiFavor 1.5 based on Android 10.

Battery and Miscellaneous

Fueling the handset, there is a 4,220mAh battery which supports 30W Quick Charge 4+ fast charging. Similarly, the phone comes with 5G smart power saving feature. Also, it ships with new game assistant and smart screen case features.

ZTE Axon 20 5G Price and Availability in Nepal

The handset will go on sale in China with a starting price of 2,198 Yuan for 6/128GB and tops to $2,798 Yuan for 8/256GB. If in case it arrives in Nepal we expect the price of ZTE Axon 20 5G to start at Rs. 38,000.

Smartphone ModelPrice in ChinaPrice in Nepal (Expected)
ZTE Axon 20 5G (6/128GB)2,198 YuanNPR 38,000
ZTE Axon 20 5G (8/128GB)2,498 YuanNPR 43,000
ZTE Axon 20 5G (8/256GB)2,798 YuanNPR 48,000

ZTE Axon 20 5G Full Specification

Key Specs
Display 6.92 inches
Front Camera 32 MP
Back Camera 64+8+2+2 MP
Chipset Snapdragon 765G
RAM 6/8 GB
Internal Storage 128/256 GB
Battery 4,220 mAh
Price in Nepal Rs. 38,000. (6+128 GB)*.
Dimension 172.1 x 77.9 x 8 mm
Weight 198 g
Build Material Glass Front, Plastic Back, Aluminum Frame
Sim Slot Dual SIM
Sim Size Nano-SIM
IP Rating and Resistance -
Operating System Android 10, MiFavor 10.5
Colors Black, Gold, Blue, Purple
Size 6.92 inches
Resolution 1080 x 2460 pixels
Aspect Ratio -
Pixel Density ~388 ppi
Refresh Rate 90Hz
Front Camera
Setup Single
Lens 32 MP, f/2.0, Wide Lens (Under display)
Flash No
Optical Image Stabilization No
Autofocus No
Features HDR
Video [email protected]
Back Camera
Setup Quad
Lens 64 MP, f/1.8, Wide Lens (25mm), PDAF 8 MP, f/2.2, Ultra-wide Lens (16 mm)2 MP, f/2.4, Macro Sensor 2 MP, f/2.4, Depth Sensor
Flash Yes, Dual-LED Dual Tone Flash
Optical Image Stabilization No
Autofocus Yes, PDAF
Features HDR, Panorama
Video [email protected]/60fps, [email protected], gyro-EIS, HDR
Chipset Qualcomm SDM765 Snapdragon 765G (7 nm)
Processor Octa-core (1x2.4 GHz Kryo 475 Prime & 1x2.2 GHz Kryo 475 Gold & 6x1.8 GHz Kryo 475 Silver)
GPU Adreno 620
RAM 6/8 GB
Internal Storage 128/256 GB
Expandable Storage Yes, microSD card
Type -
Audio Jack -
Loudspeaker Yes
Audio Features 24-bit/192kHz audio
FM Radio No
Network Connectivity
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Wi-Fi Features Hotspot, Dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct
Bluetooth 5.1, A2DP, LE
USB Type Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB  On-The-Go
USB version 3.1
Technology GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE /5G
Fingerprint Sensor Yes
Placement Under-display
Face Recognition -
Accelerometer Yes
Gyro Yes
Proximity Yes
Compass Yes
Barometer No
Capacity 4,220mAh
Type Non-removable
Charging 30W Fast Charging Quick Charge 4+
Reverse Charging No
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