The ZTE lineup really is lighting up. Their latest flagship is the Axon 7, which both Tom and I liked.
One of the things I wasn't so much a fan of for the ZTE items was the history of updates. However, the 7 did get a nice OTA, and now it's getting another 7... Android 7.
Android Nougat and Daydream by Google Available Now for the ZTE Axon 7
The Axon 7 becomes the most affordable Daydream-ready phone in the U.S.
Richardson, Texas —Axon 7 smartphone. With these updates, the ZTE Axon 7 continues to deliver the best value of any flagship smartphone on the market today.—ZTE USA, the fourth largest smartphone supplier in the U.S. and second largest in the no-contract market,* today announced that both Android Nougat and Daydream are available now for its award-winning
“Delivering Android Nougat for the Axon 7 provides consumers with an enhanced experience and greater value when purchasing this flagship device,” said Lixin Cheng, chairman and CEO of ZTE USA. “Also, with Daydream certification, consumers are now able to have an immersive VR experience at a price they can afford when paired with the Daydream View headset.”
The release of Android N provides Axon 7 users with the ability to personalize the device like never before. With added capabilities at their fingertips such as the ability to run two apps side by side, save battery power while on the go, and express themselves through added emojis, Axon 7 continues to provide a flagship experience at a price that is unbeatable.
As one of the first companies to support Daydream, Google’s platform for high quality, mobile virtual reality, the Axon 7 is now Daydream-ready. With its powerful audio and visual capabilities, the Axon 7 provides an immersive VR experience and is the most affordable Daydream-ready phone in the US.
Since the Axon 7 launched in the US in July 2016, members of Z-Community have helped provide insight into what consumers want to see updated in the device. For a full list of phone specifications and features visit www.zteusa.com/Axon7.
*Strategy Analytics, Q3 2016