ZTE Grand X 2 Z850 Smartphone Evaluation - Features and Specifications

Article Index
ZTE Grand X 2 Z850 Smartphone Evaluation
Features and Specifications
General Usage
Camera Testing and More
Battery Life, Calling and More
Final Thoughts


The following features and specifications have been taken from ZTE's site and posted here for your convenience. Please check with the manufacturer for all the latest details and updates. 

Functionality, style, and affordability come together with the ZTE Grand™ X 2. The latest smartphone in the Grand X family features a 1.2 GHz quad-core processor and Android™ 5.1 (Lollipop), so it can keep up with you even on your busiest days. Its slim design and comfortable grip make it easy to carry as a constant companion. Take pictures and record videos with the 8 MP rear camera and full HD camcorder, or snap the perfect selfie with the 2 MP front camera. Use Manual and Fun camera modes to take great pictures wherever you are, then view your media on the 5" HD display, which is also ideal for gaming and web browsing. Preloaded Google™ apps like Gmail™, Calendar™, and Maps™ keep you connected and in control of your time. Hop onto a local Wi-Fi® network, or use the mobile hotspot capability to share Grand X 2's connection with other devices.


Key Features:

  • 5" HD Display with Gorilla Glass 3 
  • 8MP Camera & Camcorder with 1080p video capture 
  • Dual Microphone Noise Suppression 
  • Android 5.1 (Lollipop) 






Some of the key features to note are the 5.0-inch IPS display, 2GB of RAM and MicroSD support (32GB stated, 64GB tested). While the phone does have the latest Bluetooth 4.0, it has last-gen 802.11b/g/n (not .ac). ZTE promises - and includes quite a bit of hardware, for a very good price.

On the next page we'll take a look and see if how the device performs in general usage.