ZTE Blade A520 is a budget friendly smartphone that offers great value for money. The device is available on shopping stores, you can click the links below to order, or better still check out the top Smartphones with the Best Discounts.

The affordable device boasts of 4G LTE connectivity which is not so common with budget phones. Internally, 2GB RAM and 16GB storage space is available for you to explore. Without further ado, meet the ZTE Blade A520.

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ZTE Blade A520

Just like most budget smartphone, the ZTE Blade A520 sports a Plastic cover that’s removable. The rear is simple and comfortable to hold as well. The dual speakers at the bottom corner brings out the best sounds and bass.

It’s disappointing it doesn’t come with a rear fingerprint scanner, while the rear camera and LED flash are vertical at the top left corner, above the ZTE logo. The device is also very light, measuring 8.4mm in thickness and weighing just 130g. It’s only available in Gray and Blue colors.


ZTE Blade A520

Displaying like most budget smartphone, with its compact screen which is surrounded by lots of bezels. Although, the narrow bezel houses three navigation buttons for navigating through the phone. While the top houses the usual features, even the narrow bezels came out to play.

The 5-inch HD IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen is perfect for small screen lovers. Boasting 1280 x 720 pixels in resolution and 294 pixel per inch density for clear visuals. The multi-touch screen stretches up to 68% screen to body ratio which is quite manageable.

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Hardware and Software

Running the race here is the MediaTek MT6737 chip with Quad-core processor and 32-bit CPU architecture. The 4-cores of processor reaches a speed of 1.25GHz with 28nm process technology. Handling graphics is the ARM Mali-T720 MP2 graphics processor with 2-cores and clocks at 600MHz.

Multitask through all your favorite apps with 2GB RAM and 640MHz memory speed. Store everything you want in the 16GB storage space, which is always upgradeable up to 32GB using a memory card. ZTE Blade A520 runs on Android 7.0 Nougat operating system with MiFavor UI.


Dual 8MP cameras here, there’s one at the rear and one at the top bezel. The 8MP rear camera captures photographs with 3264 x 2448 pixels in dimension. The camera has a LED flash sitting underneath and other quality features as well. Videos of 720 pixels are recorded at 30 frames per second, while the 8MP selfie camera take cute selfies.

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Powering the ZTE Blade A520 is a 2400mAh removable Li-Ion battery with no fast charging technology. Even without the fast charging feature, it shouldn’t take up to 2.5 hours to fully charge up the battery from 0% to 100%.


ZTE Blade A520 Technical Specifications


Device Type Smartphone
Model ZTE Blade A520
Announced April, 2017
Released April, 2017
Status Available on Shopping stores


2G Network Yes
3G Network Yes
4G Network Yes
SIM Type

Nano + Nano

SIM Count Dual SIM


Type Plastic
Dimensions 144 x 71 x 8.4 mm
Weight 130g
Protection Yes
Colours Gray, Blue


Display Type HD IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
Size 5-inch
Resolution 1280 x 720 Pixels
Colors 16M colors
Pixel Density 294ppi
Screen-To-Body Ratio 68%
Touch Screen Yes
Protection Yes
Features Multi-touch, Scratch Resistant
Secondary Display No


Continuous shooting 
Digital zoom 
Exposure compensation 
Face detection 
ISO settings 
Scene mode 
Touch focus 
White balance settings
Yes, LED


Android 7.0 Nougat
MiFavor UI
Skype Yes
Whatsapp Yes
Facebook Yes
Youtube Yes


MediaTek MT6737
CPU Quad-Core 1.25GHz
GPU ARM Mali-T720 MP2
Internal Storage 16GB
Yes, up to 32GB

Ambient Light

Controls Touchscreen, Lock Button, and Volume Key


Infrared No
Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-fi Hotspot Yes
USB Type Yes, microUSB
GPS Yes, with A-GPS
Facial Recognition No


Battery Type Li-Ion Battery
Capacity 3000mAh
Placement Removable
Fast Charging No
Talk Time
Music Play


Yes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player
Vibration, Ringtones


Other Features

– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FlAC player
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
– DivX/Xvid/MP4/H.265 player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer

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What is ZTE Blade A520 Price and Availability Status?

The ZTE Blade A520 is available on Shopping stores from $79 (N25,000) to $99 (N35,000). Click on the links above to view the latest ZTE Blade A520 price & availability on Shopping stores.

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