ZTE Axon 30 Ultra

Released April 2021

Premium ($600-$800)
ZTE Axon 30 Ultra

Summary


Pros

  • High detail in outdoor and indoor photos and videos
  • Detail in long-range zoom photos
  • Ability to shoot high-resolution videos, considering its price segment
  • Effective video stabilization
  • Audio playback for gaming
  • Smooth and accurate touch screen when gaming and browsing the web

Cons

  • Detail lost in brightest and darkest areas in photos and videos
  • Graininess in indoor and low-light photos and videos
  • Significant issues with video autofocus
  • Audio recording performance
  • Screen's color reproduction, characterized by a very strong pink cast

Scores


96
camera
25th

in Premium Ranking ($600-$800)

Overall Camera Score i
96
46
Oppo A57
BEST 149

Sub-scores

Photo i
99
50
Xiaomi Redmi Note 11S 5G
BEST 152
Bokeh i
35
25
Crosscall Core-Z5
BEST 80
Preview i
55
34
Fairphone 4
BEST 91
Zoom i
104
15
Oppo A77 5G
BEST 151
Video i
79
31
Samsung Galaxy A22 5G
BEST 149

Use Cases

BEST 142

Friends & Family

Portrait and group photos and videos

BEST 122

Lowlight

Photos and videos in lowlight conditions

104
display
29th

in Premium Ranking ($600-$800)

Overall Display Score i
104
52
Realme C21
BEST 149

Sub-scores

Readability i
103
40
Realme C21
BEST 160
Color i
83
49
Xiaomi Black Shark 3 Pro
BEST 163
Video i
88
40
Realme C21
Motion i
128
54
Realme C21
BEST 155
Top score
Huawei P40 Pro
Touch i
139
40
Realme C21
BEST 165
Top score
OnePlus 9
Artifacts i
134
40
Crosscall Action-X5
BEST 149
Top score
LG Wing
109
audio
35th

in Premium Ranking ($600-$800)

Overall Audio Score i
109
86
Vivo X60 Pro 5G (Snapdragon)
BEST 161

Sub-scores & Use Cases

Playback i
109
74
Nokia 7.2
BEST 163

Use Cases

BEST 172

Listening to music

Through the smartphone's integrated speakers

BEST 161

Watching videos

Through the smartphone's integrated speakers

BEST 156

Gaming

Through the smartphone's integrated speakers

Recording i
109
88
Fairphone 4
BEST 157

Use Cases

BEST 156

Friends & Family videos

With the smartphone's main camera

BEST 164

Selfie videos

With the smartphone's selfie camera

BEST 156

Concert videos

With the smartphone's main camera

Specifications


161.53 x 72.96 x 8mm

Dimensions

5G
Dual SIM

Network

No water protection
No IP rating

Protection

Wired only

Charging

128/256/1024 GB

Storage

Wide, Ultra-Wide, Tele, Long Tele

Main camera
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