Chinese smartphone brand ZTE has launched the successor to the Blade X Max , Blade Z Max in the US, at a price of $129. The device is set to start shipping August 26 onwards through MetroPCS. The ZTE Blade Z Max features a 6-inch Full HD display of 1080×1920 pixel resolution. It runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat out of the box operating system and is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 processor clocked at 1.4 GHz coupled with 2GB RAM. There’s 32GB internal storage, expandable further up to 128GB via microSD cards. There is also a fingerprint sensor at the back. ZTE Blade Z Max sports a dual rear camera (16MP + 2MP) with LED flash, along with an 8MP front-facing snapper for selfies. It packs a 4,080 mAh battery which offers up to 31 hours of talk time, according to the company. MetroPCS is letting people pre-register for the ZTE Blade Z Max and is giving a free $25 Google Play Gift Card. Earlier this year, ZTE launched Blade A2 Plus in India Rs 11,999. The handset is excluively available on Flipkart. The smartphone features a 5.5-inch full HD display of 1080×1920 pixel resolution. It runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system and is powered by MediaTek MT6750T octa-core processor clocked at 1.5GHz coupled with 4GB RAM. There’s 32GB internal storage, expandable further up to 128GB via microSD cards. ZTE Blade A2 Plus sports a 13MP rear camera with LED flash, along with a 5MP front-facing snapper for selfies. The device also has a fingerprint sensor and offers hybrid dual-SIM support. At the Mobile World Congress 2017, held in Spain Barcelona, ZTE unveiled what it said is the world’s first smartphone compatible with the lightning-fast 5G mobile internet service that networks expect to have up and running by 2020. The company said the Gigabit Phone is the first smartphone capable of download speeds reaching up to 1 gigabit per second (Gbps) — up to 10 times faster than the first generation of 4G services widely in use today. The device will allow for 360-degree panoramic Virtual Reality video and fast downloads of ultra Hi-Fi music and videos.