Blade S6 Lux goes official in China, iPhone 6 alternative


blade s6 lux

Late last month ZTE Corp quietly announced the ZTE Blade S6a 5-inch smartphone with full metal body and 4G LTE technology.

Today, the Chinese company unveils a classy variant of the Blade S6, called Blade S6 Lux that features a larger screen, a 5.5-inch 720p HD display, which is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 615 chipset with a 1.5Ghz quad-core processor, 13MP rear-camera, 5MP camera in the front, dual SIM slot (both 4G capable), a 3,000 mAh battery, Android 5.0 with MiFavor 3.0 UI on top of it.

Blade S6 Lux is only 7.7mm thin, comes with an aluminium body like its smaller brother and curved edges. Basically, the Blade S6 series are the two phones with which ZTE intends to counteract on Apple’s iPhone’s, at least in China.


As for the price tag, the ZTE Blade S6 Lux will cost approximately 285 Euros, £210, $320. No information whether it will be available over the seas (Europe, US) or not.