A520 Overview

Key Features

  • Slim & stylish design with a large battery
  • 4G Android 7.0 Smart Phone
  • Telstra Blue Tick for rural coverage
  • Quad core 1.25GHz CPU, 8GB ROM with approx 3GB User Space
  • 5.0" Capacitive touch HD display

Connectivity / Multi Media

Nano SIM and SD card slots

Bluetooth 4 with stereo headset support

FM Radio, MP3 Player and ringtones, A-GPS

Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n

4G LTE with 150Mbps data


8 Mega pixel rear camera with Auto Focus plus a 2MP front camera


Android 7.0


5.0" HD display


2400mAh battery


4G LTE B1, B3, B7, B8, B28 (2100, 1800, 2600, 900, 700) with 150Mbps Downlink
3G UMTS 850, 2100 MHz with 42Mbps data (HSDPA)
GSM 900, 1800 MHz
SIM Card Nano SIM, 4FF
Operating System Android 7.0
Processor 1.25GHz quad core CPU with 8GB ROM
Memory 1GB RAM DDR3 8GB ROM with >3GB user space, plus up to 32GB expandable external memory using microSD card
Display 5.0" HD capacitve touch
Camera Rear camera: 8MP, AF. Front camera 2MP
Image formats jpg, png, gif, bmp
Audio out Earpiece, Speakerphone & 3.5mm headset
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetooth Bluetooth 4LE, 4.1
A2DP1.2(source), AVRCP1.4(controller), HSP1.2(AG), PBAP1.0(PSE) HFP1.6(AG), DUN.
FM Radio FM Radio included
Sensors Accelerometer, Light, Proximity
GPS A-GPS, Stand-alone GPS
External Antenna port Not available
Battery 2400 mAh Li-ion
Video codecs H.263, MPEG-4, H.264, 3GP
Audio codecs MP3, AMR-NB, AAC, AAC+, EAAC, WAV
Size & weight 144 x 71 x 8.4mm. 130g
Network Lock Locked to Telstra
Worst case Simultaneous SAR 0.685 W/Kg in the head position
1.665 W/Kg in the body position, 5mm spacing


The ZTE Blade A520 comes with

  • AC Charger
  • USB data cable
  • Stereo headset with microphone


Download file Version Released
User Guide Ver 1.1 Sept 2017
Warranty Card