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ZTE Blade X1 5G review: worth buying?

Created date: 01/27/2021, 10:17:20, Updated date: 01/27/2021, 10:27:37

We've conducted a detailed review of the ZTE Blade X1 5G, looking into its battery, how easy it is to use the camera, and whether the CPU performance is high or low. Not only that, but we've also evaluated how portable and easy to hold it is, as well as how nice the display is.

ZTE Blade X1 5G's features, performance, reviews

ZTE Blade X1 5G's size

The ZTE Blade X1 5G has a width of 3.0 inches (76 mm), a length of 6.5 inches (164 mm), and a thickness of 0.4 inches (9.2 mm). It might be possible to operate it with one hand, but depending on the person it might feel big. In addition, the weight of the ZTE Blade X1 5G is about 190 oz (190 g). You can feel some weight when holding it in one hand. You might feel tired if you operate it for a long time.

Assessing the overall ease of holding the ZTE Blade X1 5G, it has some difficulties but if you use it based on its strengths and weaknesses it will not cause many issues.

ZTE Blade X1 5G's screen

ZTE Blade X1 5G has a 6.5 inch display. It is fairly large and has a good presence. Photos, videos, and games will really enjoy this screen estate. It is also suited for productivity use such as creating a business document.

ZTE Blade X1 5G has a very high-quality screen and any graphical content that you enjoy, including videos and games, will be displayed clearly.

ZTE Blade X1 5G's CPU specs

With the 2.4GHz+2.2GHz+1.8GHz×8(OctaCore) for processing power, the ZTE Blade X1 5G has extremely high performance and will operate smoothly without stress, whichever app you use. Among all smartphones released to date, it is one with top class performance. It is also suitable for heavier 3D games, and quite smooth play will be possible.

With a huge 6GB of RAM, the ZTE Blade X1 5G has an extremely large amount. Cases of insufficient RAM almost never occur, so it is further suited for multitasking as well. Even with frequent switching between multiple apps you are unlikely to feel any sluggishness.

Evaluating the overall speed of operation of the ZTE Blade X1 5G, it is a really fantastic high-end smartphone, and in terms of performance can be used without stress in all usage scenarios. If choosing a smartphone for performance in operation, it is highly recommended.

ZTE Blade X1 5G's storage size

The data storage capacity of the ZTE Blade X1 5G is 128GB and it is highly recommended for people who frequently take movies and images. It is suitable for filming movies and photography, and you even if you install many games and apps you will not feel inconvenienced.

The ZTE Blade X1 5G is compatible with SD cards, so it is possible to increase the capacity easily. Therefore, you probably do not need to be concerned with the storage capacity.

ZTE Blade X1 5G's camera specs

ZTE Blade X1 5G has a 48 MP main camera, which is an extremely high figure. As this camera can take very high-quality photos, you will rarely feel frustrated with the quality. You can comfortably rely on this smartphone's camera.

ZTE Blade X1 5G has an 16 MP front camera, which is a fairly high figure. Photos taken with this camera will not appear rough even when you print them, so you will be fairly satisfied with the quality of this camera.

ZTE Blade X1 5G's general rating

The ZTE Blade X1 5G is a high-performance smartphone when viewed comprehensively. It works for everyday use with hardly any inconvenience.

Advantages and disadvantages of ZTE Blade X1 5G

Advantages of ZTE Blade X1 5G

  • The display is very large, so it is perfect for watching videos or playing games.
  • The screen quality is very high, and pictures and videos appear crisp.
  • It has a high-grade CPU, so you can play 3D games without encountering stuttering.
  • It has an extremely high-grade rear camera, so you can take Instagrammable pictures or landscape photography.
  • It has a relatively high-grade front camera, and it is good enough for normal use.

Disadvantages of ZTE Blade X1 5G

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Comparing the specifications of ZTE Blade X1 5G against similar products

body size

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twobody size

ZTE Blade X1 5G

48.9-Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.0 inches (76 mm) x 6.5 inches (164 mm) x 0.4 inches (9.2 mm)

ZTE nubia Z20

50.9Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.0 inches (75.3 mm) x 6.2 inches (158.6 mm) x 0.4 inches (9 mm)

ZTE nubia Red Magic 3s

44.5Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.1 inches (78.5 mm) x 6.8 inches (171.7 mm) x 0.4 inches (9.7 mm)

ZTE Blade 20

48.8Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.0 inches (76.6 mm) x 6.4 inches (162.9 mm) x 0.4 inches (9 mm)

ZTE Blade A7 Prime

54.3Dimensions (width x height x thickness):2.9 inches (72.9 mm) x 6.2 inches (156.7 mm) x 0.3 inches (8.1 mm)

ZTE Blade 10 Prime

52.2Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.0 inches (75.2 mm) x 6.2 inches (158 mm) x 0.3 inches (7.9 mm)

ZTE Axon 10s Pro 5G

53.5Dimensions (width x height x thickness):2.9 inches (73.4 mm) x 6.3 inches (159.2 mm) x 0.3 inches (7.9 mm)

ZTE nubia Red Magic 5G

45.5Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.1 inches (78 mm) x 6.6 inches (168.6 mm) x 0.4 inches (9.8 mm)

body weight

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twobody weight

ZTE Blade X1 5G

54.4-Weight:190 oz (190 g)

ZTE nubia Z20

56.0Weight:186 oz (186 g)

ZTE nubia Red Magic 3s

47.8Weight:215 oz (215 g)

ZTE Blade 20

54.4Weight:190 oz (190 g)

ZTE Blade A7 Prime

64.4Weight:165 oz (165 g)

ZTE Blade 10 Prime

64.4Weight:165 oz (165 g)

ZTE Axon 10s Pro 5G

60.4Weight:175 oz (175 g)

ZTE nubia Red Magic 5G

47.4Weight:218 oz (218 g)

screen size

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twoscreen size

ZTE Blade X1 5G

90.8-Display size:6.5 inch

ZTE nubia Z20

90.7Display size:6.42 inch

ZTE nubia Red Magic 3s

91.1Display size:6.65 inch

ZTE Blade 20

90.8Display size:6.49 inch

ZTE Blade A7 Prime

90.2Display size:6.09 inch

ZTE Blade 10 Prime

90.5Display size:6.3 inch

ZTE Axon 10s Pro 5G

90.8Display size:6.47 inch

ZTE nubia Red Magic 5G

91.1Display size:6.65 inch

screen resolution

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twoscreen resolution

ZTE Blade X1 5G

75.3-

ZTE nubia Z20

75.3

ZTE nubia Red Magic 3s

75.3

ZTE Blade 20

48.3

ZTE Blade A7 Prime

48.3

ZTE Blade 10 Prime

74.5

ZTE Axon 10s Pro 5G

75.3

ZTE nubia Red Magic 5G

75.3

RAM capacity

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twoRAM capacity

ZTE Blade X1 5G

90.0-RAM size:6GB

ZTE nubia Z20

93.4RAM size:8GB

ZTE nubia Red Magic 3s

99.0RAM size:12GB

ZTE Blade 20

70.0RAM size:4GB

ZTE Blade A7 Prime

60.0RAM size:3GB

ZTE Blade 10 Prime

60.0RAM size:3GB

ZTE Axon 10s Pro 5G

99.0RAM size:12GB

ZTE nubia Red Magic 5G

100.0RAM size:16GB

storage size

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twostorage size

ZTE Blade X1 5G

90.0-Storage size:128GB

ZTE nubia Z20

95.0Storage size:512GB

ZTE nubia Red Magic 3s

91.5Storage size:256GB

ZTE Blade 20

90.0Storage size:128GB

ZTE Blade A7 Prime

55.5Storage size:32GB

ZTE Blade 10 Prime

67.0Storage size:64GB

ZTE Axon 10s Pro 5G

91.5Storage size:256GB

ZTE nubia Red Magic 5G

91.5Storage size:256GB

rear-camera resolution

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the tworear-camera resolution

ZTE Blade X1 5G

97.8-Rear-camera resolution:48 MP

ZTE nubia Z20

97.8Rear-camera resolution:48 MP

ZTE nubia Red Magic 3s

97.8Rear-camera resolution:48 MP

ZTE Blade 20

68.8Rear-camera resolution:16 MP

ZTE Blade A7 Prime

68.8Rear-camera resolution:16 MP

ZTE Blade 10 Prime

68.8Rear-camera resolution:16 MP

ZTE Axon 10s Pro 5G

97.8Rear-camera resolution:48 MP

ZTE nubia Red Magic 5G

100.0Rear-camera resolution:64 MP

front-camera resolution

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twofront-camera resolution

ZTE Blade X1 5G

75.4-Front-camera resolution:16 MP

ZTE nubia Red Magic 3s

75.4Front-camera resolution:16 MP

ZTE Blade 20

58.3Front-camera resolution:8 MP

ZTE Blade A7 Prime

50.0Front-camera resolution:5 MP

ZTE Blade 10 Prime

75.4Front-camera resolution:16 MP

ZTE Axon 10s Pro 5G

81.0Front-camera resolution:20 MP

ZTE nubia Red Magic 5G

58.3Front-camera resolution:8 MP

ZTE Axon 11 5G

81.0Front-camera resolution:20 MP

grip

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twogrip

ZTE Blade X1 5G

51.7-Color:Dark Blue, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.0 inches (76 mm) x 6.5 inches (164 mm) x 0.4 inches (9.2 mm), Weight:190 oz (190 g)

ZTE nubia Z20

53.5Color:Twilight Blue/Diamond Black, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.0 inches (75.3 mm) x 6.2 inches (158.6 mm) x 0.4 inches (9 mm), Weight:186 oz (186 g)

ZTE nubia Red Magic 3s

46.2Color:Mecha Silver/Cyber Shade/Eclipse Black, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.1 inches (78.5 mm) x 6.8 inches (171.7 mm) x 0.4 inches (9.7 mm), Weight:215 oz (215 g)

ZTE Blade 20

51.6Color:Turquoise/Magic red, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.0 inches (76.6 mm) x 6.4 inches (162.9 mm) x 0.4 inches (9 mm), Weight:190 oz (190 g)

ZTE Blade A7 Prime

59.4Color:Silver, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):2.9 inches (72.9 mm) x 6.2 inches (156.7 mm) x 0.3 inches (8.1 mm), Weight:165 oz (165 g)

ZTE Blade 10 Prime

58.3Color:Black, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.0 inches (75.2 mm) x 6.2 inches (158 mm) x 0.3 inches (7.9 mm), Weight:165 oz (165 g)

ZTE Axon 10s Pro 5G

57.0Color:Blue/Black, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):2.9 inches (73.4 mm) x 6.3 inches (159.2 mm) x 0.3 inches (7.9 mm), Weight:175 oz (175 g)

ZTE nubia Red Magic 5G

46.5Color:Black/Mars Red/Cyber Neon/Transparent, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.1 inches (78 mm) x 6.6 inches (168.6 mm) x 0.4 inches (9.8 mm), Weight:218 oz (218 g)

screen cleanliness

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twoscreen cleanliness

ZTE Blade X1 5G

84.1-Display type:IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 2340, Pixel density:396 ppi

ZTE nubia Z20

84.9Display type:AMOLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 2340, Pixel density:401 ppi

ZTE nubia Red Magic 3s

81.9Display type:AMOLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 2340, Pixel density:387 ppi

ZTE Blade 20

53.0Display type:IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):720 x 1560, Pixel density:264 ppi

ZTE Blade A7 Prime

57.3Display type:IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):720 x 1560, Pixel density:282 ppi

ZTE Blade 10 Prime

85.0Display type:IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 2280, Pixel density:400 ppi

ZTE Axon 10s Pro 5G

84.5Display type:AMOLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 2340, Pixel density:398 ppi

ZTE nubia Red Magic 5G

81.9Display type:AMOLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 2340, Pixel density:387 ppi

performance

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twoperformance

ZTE Blade X1 5G

91.5-OS:Android, Chipset:Qualcomm SM7250 Snapdragon 765G, CPU specs:2.4GHz+2.2GHz+1.8GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:6GB

ZTE nubia Z20

96.8OS:Android, Chipset:Qualcomm SM8150 Snapdragon 855+, CPU specs:2.96GHz+2.42GHz+1.78GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:8GB

ZTE nubia Red Magic 3s

98.9OS:Android, Chipset:Qualcomm SM8150 Snapdragon 855+, CPU specs:2.96GHz+2.42GHz+1.8GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:12GB

ZTE Blade 20

85.2OS:Android, Chipset:Mediatek MT6771 Helio P60, CPU specs:2.0GHz+2.0GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:4GB

ZTE Blade A7 Prime

60.6OS:Android, Chipset:Mediatek MT6761 Helio A22, CPU specs:2.0GHz×4(Quad core), RAM size:3GB

ZTE Blade 10 Prime

77.2OS:Android, Chipset:Mediatek MT6771 Helio P60, CPU specs:2.0GHz+2.0GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:3GB

ZTE Axon 10s Pro 5G

98.4OS:Android, Chipset:Qualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865, CPU specs:2.84GHz+2.42GHz+1.8GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:12GB

ZTE nubia Red Magic 5G

98.4OS:Android, Chipset:Qualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865, CPU specs:2.84GHz+2.42GHz+1.8GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:16GB

ZTE Blade X1 5G's specs

ZTE Blade X1 5G
ImageZTE Blade X1 5G
MakerZTE
Release date1/26, 2021
ColorDark Blue
OSAndroid
Dimensions (width x height x thickness)3.0 inches (76 mm) x 6.5 inches (164 mm) x 0.4 inches (9.2 mm)
Weight190 oz (190 g)
Display size6.5 inch
Display typeIPS LCD
Screen resolution (width x height)1080 x 2340
Pixel density396 ppi
ChipsetQualcomm SM7250 Snapdragon 765G
CPU specs2.4GHz+2.2GHz+1.8GHz×8(OctaCore)
RAM size6GB
Storage size128GB
Rear-camera resolution48 MP
Front-camera resolution16 MP

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