ZTE Launches Cheapest 4G Smartphone Blade Qlux in India; Price, Specification
ZTE Launches Cheapest 4G Smartphone Blade Qlux in India; Price, SpecificationZTE Device India

Chinese telecommunication major ZTE on Wednesday, 11 June, launched feature-rich budget smartphone Blade Qlux in India.

The USP of ZTE Blade Qlux is that it supports the 4G-LTE bands - B3 (1800)/B40 (2300) - of India. This means users will be able to enjoy high speed internet with 150/50mbps download/upload speed.

Other stipulated features include 4.5-inch FWVGA IPS screen and run on the Android 5.0 Lollipop OS, 1.3GHz Mediatek quad-core processor, 1GB RAM, 8GB inbuilt storage and a 2,200mAh battery, which can power the phone for close to 250 hours under standby mode.

ZTE Blade Qlux 4G India release and price details:

ZTE has confirmed that Blade Qlux 4G will be sold exclusively on Amazon India on 16 June for just ₹4,999. As part of the promotional campaign, it will accompany with Airtel Double data Internet bundle offer.


With the sub-₹5000 price tag, ZTE Blade Qlux is now the most affordable 4G-LTE smartphone in the Indian market. The next cheapest 4G phones are Xiaomi's Redmi 2 and Yu Yuphoria, which costs ₹6,999.

It will also give stiff competition to popular Motorola Moto E (4G), Micromax Canvas Spark, Lenovo A6000 Plus, Coolpad Dazen 1, Samsung Galaxy Core Prime 4G among others.

[Read more: YU Yuphoria vs Samsung Galaxy Core Prime 4G vs Coolpad Dazen 1 vs Xiaomi Redmi 2: Specification Comparison ]

Key Specifications of ZTE Blade Qlux 4G:

Model ZTE Blade Qlux 4G
Display 4.5-inch FWVGA IPS screen with 854x480p resolution
OS Android 4.4 KitKat (guaranteed to get v5.0 Lollipop)
Processor 1.3GHz Mediatek (MTK6732M) quad-core CPU
Storage capacity 8GB, expandable up to 32GB
  • Main: 8mp with LED flash, HDR, Panorama, Face detection, continuous shot, Anti flicker
  • Front: 5mp camera with fixed-focus
Battery 2,200mAh;
  • Talk time: up to 12 hours
  • Standby mode: close to 250 hours
Network 3G (bands: 900/2100)/4G-LTE (bands: B3(1800) /B40 (2300))
Add-ons Dual-SIM (micro) slots, Bluetooth v4.0, Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g/n), micro-USB port, FM radio, GPS
Dimensions 134.5 x 67.4 x 10.3mm
Weight 154g
Price ₹4,999