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ZTE Blade A72 4G

ZTE Blade A72 4G
Brand: ZTE
Category: Phones
  • Display 6.75-inch FHD+ screen
  • Camera 13MP Triple Camera / 8MP front
  • Memory 3GB RAM with 64/128GB GB ROM
  • Platform UNiSOC SC9863A / Android 11

Our Rating

The rating is based on the opinions of users and reliable reviewers.

  • Design, Built Quality 7 / 10
  • Display Quality 7 / 10
  • Camera Quality 7 / 10
  • Audio & Multimedia 7 / 10
  • OS and Usability 9 / 10
  • Battery Performance 10 / 10

ZTE Blade A72 4G Highlights and Overview

This is ZTE Blade A72, the immediate successor to the Blade A71 of last year. Some of the interesting upgrades on this model includes bigger and better display, and a notably larger battery. But the phone is still based on Google Android 11 OS, and the same UNISOC SC9863a CPU is used.

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Talking about display, you are getting a 6.75-inches screen on the front, featuring 1080p display panel and a 90Hz refresh. The 8-core CPU on the Blade A72 is backed by PowerVR GE8233 GPU, 3GB RAM with either 64/128GB ROM.

Camera options on the Blade A72 includes three lenses on the rear; a 13-megapixel main lens, 2-megapixel macro and a third 2-megapixel depth sensor. A single LED flash is also available on the rear, while a 5-megapixel shooter is used on the front.

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Interestingly, the phone is powered by a fairly large 6000mAh battery with 22.5W fast charger. It support dual 4G SIMs, has USB C interface, and backed by Google Android 11 out of the box. The complete specs of ZTE Blade A72 is contained in the tabled below.

ZTE Blade A72 4G Full Specifications and Features


Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G Network Bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 SIM 2
3G Network Bands HSDPA Bands 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G Network Bands LTE bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28, 38, 40, 41
5G Network Bands Does not support 5G network
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps


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Dimensions 168 x 77.5 x 9.4 mm
Weight 214 grams
Build Front glass / Plastic body
SIM Type Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)


Display Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors, 90Hz Refresh
Size 6.75 inches, (84.5% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (390 ppi density)


Operating System Android 11
Chipset Spreadtrum UniSoC SC9863A
CPU Octa-core (4x1.6 GHz Cortex-A55 CPU and 4x1.2 GHz Cortex-A55)
GPU PowerVR GE8322


RAM + ROM 3GB + 64GB / 3GB + 128GB
Card Slot Yes, up to 128GB GB via microSD card (uses SIM 2 slot)


Camera Type Triple Lenses
Camera Sensor(s) Main: 13MP, f/2.0
Depth: 2MP
2MP Macro
Camera Features Autofocus / Continuous shooting / Face detection / LED flash
Video Resolution 1080p@30fps


Camera Type Single Lens
Camera Sensor(s) 5-megapixel
Camera Features Face Beautification / FaceID
Video Resolution 1080p@30fps


Loudspeaker Yes
Speaker Location Placed at the base of the phone
Audio Jack Type Yes, 3.5mm audio jack


Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.2


Battery Capacity Non-removable Li-Ion 6000 mAh battery


Sensors Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
Box Contents Charging Brick / USB cable

ZTE Blade A72 4G User Reviews and Opinions


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Disclaimer Note

We CANNOT guarantee 100% accuracy for the specification table above.