ZTE Blade V2

A "Value packed 4G handset"

Premium for the masses.

The ZTE Blade V2 (AU Edition) is a 4G LTE 700 smart phone with Dual Nano SIM slots (4G/3G/2G + 2G) running Android 5.1 with a large and bright 5” HD IPS display.

Driven by a snappy 1.0GHz Quad core CPU with 1GB DDR3 RAM and 8GB ROM with 3.72GB for the user and external microSD card slot for an additional 32GB of user storage.

Some of the other key functionality includes Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n, A-GPS, Bluetooth 4 Low Energy, FM radio and much more. The ZTE Blade V2 also provides 8MP main camera with A/F that supports HD picture / video recording and a 5MP Selfie camera.

The Australian Edition of the ZTE Blade V2 has a clean OS installed (no extra overlays or themes installed, just straight vanilla Android 5.1 experience) with only the common applications like Facebook and Twitter etc for optimum use without clutter.

Blade V2
Android 5.0.2

Android Lollipop 5.1

Smart, simple and truly yours.

The ZTE Blade V2 is pre-loaded with Android 5.1 Lollipop, bringing a more polished design, improved performance and plenty of new features to the user.

Just say “OK Google” to launch voice search, immerse yourself in your favourite media in the new immersive mode, have your top contacts prioritised and keep all your SMS and MMS messages in the same app.

All that on top of other productivity features. Click below for the full list.

Learn more about Android 5 - Lollipop »

ZTE Blade V2 fleft angle view

ZTE Blade V2 Overview

Key Features

  • Dual Nano SIM (4G/3G/2G + 2G) Android handset with LTE 700
  • Quad Core CPU from MTK with 1GB DDR3 RAM
  • Super fast high speed data transfer over LTE (4G)
  • 8MP camera to capture your favourite moments
  • 5MP Selfie camera to capture you
  • 8GB Memory with 3.72GB user space expandable with an additional 32GB microSD (located under the back cover)
  • Large 5" HD IPS Touch Display

Connectivity / Multi Media

LTE Cat 4 (150/50Mbps) 3G HSPA+ (42/11Mbps)

Bluetooth 4 LE (Low Energy to support Smart devices) with stereo headset support

FM Radio, MP3 Player and ringtones, A-GPS

Wi-Fi (2.4GHz) 802.11b/g/n

5 pin micro USB

Standard 3.5mm headset jack (NAHJ)


8 Mega pixel, with LED flash, digital zoom, auto-focus

5 Mega pixel front camera for the perfect selfie

Processor & Memory

MTK Quad core 1.0GHz processor with 1GB RAM (DDR3)

8.0GB internal storage (3.72GB user space); expandable to an additional 32GB with external microSD


5" HD IPS (1280 x 720) capacitive touch screen


2200mAh Li-ion battery (not user replaceable)


Android Lollipop 5.1


ZTE Blade V2 front view
4G LTE 2100 MHz(Band 1), 1800 MHz(Band 3), 2600 MHz(Band 7), 700 MHz(Band 28) with 150Mbps downlink, 50Mbps uplink
3G UMTS 850 MHz, 900 MHz, 2100 MHz with 42.2Mbps DL / 11.5Mbps UL (HSPA+)
GSM 900, 1800 MHz
SIM Card Dual NANO SIM tray slot, 4FF Nano SIM format for both SIM's
SIM1: 4G/3G/2G - SIM2: 2G only
Operating System Android Lollipop 5.1
Processor 1.0GHz MTK MT6735 Quad core CPU with 1GB DDR3 RAM
Memory 8GB Flash with 3.72GB user space, plus up to 32GB microSD external storage (located under the handset back cover)
Display 5" HD IPS, 1280 x 720, capacitve touch
Camera Rear 8MP camera with Auto focus, digital zoom & LED flash. 5MP Front facing camera. Video recording 30 fps @ 1080p.
Video codecs Streaming: MPEG-4: 1080p / 720p @ 30fps H.264: 720p @ 30fps, H263: 704*576 @ 30fps (encode) / 1408*1152 @ 30fps (decode)s
Recording format: H.263 Simple Profle D1 @30fps H.264 High Profle 720p @30fps MPEG-4 Simple Profle D1 @30fps
Audio codecs MP3, MP2, AAC, AAC+v1, AAC+v2, IMY, MIDI, Ogg, AMR-WB, AMR-NB, APE, FLAC, ADPCM, WAV
Audio out Earpiece, Speakerphone & 3.5mm headset (NAHJ standard). Hi-Fi mode (for headset use).
Wi-Fi 2.4GHz Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n
Bluetooth Bluetooth Smart V4.0 LE (Low Energy) with: GAP, A2DP1.2(source), AVRCP1.4(controller),GAVDP1.2(Initator), HSP1.2(AG), OPP(Client, Server), PBAP1.0(PSE) HFP1.6(AG),OBEX1.1, FTP(server), MAP(Message Access Profle), HID(Human Interface Device Profle), PAN (Personal Area Network Profle).
FM Radio FM Radio included
Sensors Accelerometer, Light, Proximity, Compass
GPS A-GPS, Stand-alone GPS
External Antenna port Not available
Battery 2200mAh Li-ion (not user replaceable)
Talk Time up to 9hrs talk time
Standby time up to 180 hours standby
Size & weight 145.5 x 71 x 7.8mm. 155g
Pre-installed extras Facebook, Twitter, Firmware Over the Air (FOTA) upgrade
Network Lock Unlocked out of the box

Whats in the Box?

The ZTE Blade V2 comes with

  • AC Charger
  • USB data cable
  • Stereo headset with microphone
  • Tray ejection tool
  • Quick Start Guide
  • Warranty Card

V2 User Accessories

Below you can see couple of requested accessories that you will be able to purchase for your ZTE Blade V2 in the near future. They are all pending delivery into Australia and the expected sale date is shown above each Paypal button. If you wish to pre-order then you can to secure yours from the first delivery.

Another very important item you should consider is our "Accidental Cover Package" for your Blade V2 (AU Edition) handset. This will extend your warranty to cover screen / display and port damage which would normally be rejected as user damage. Read about it and the Terms & Conditions below.

Also it is important to note that we are only servicing users located in Australia. Please don't order from outside Australia as I will refund you fully and nothing will be sent.

Many thanks - ZTE Australia

ZTE Blade V2 Headset

Blade V2 HeadsetThis is the Stereo Headset with in-line microphone that comes in the box with the Blade V2 - Just in case you need to replace yours in the future.

Expected Stock Arrival Date - Out of Stock - Should be in stock soon.

Postage is extra - We need to protect your goods after all


The Blade V2 (AU Edition) has a one year manufacturer warranty, but this does not apply to accidental damage such as cracked screens and damaged ports etc. You can purchase an optional Accidental Cover by clicking the button below.

  • 1. Apply directly to ZTE Australia within 30 days of your date of purchase. You need to provide a copy of your receipt for verification purposes.
  • 2. Purchase on-line, then provide your device IMEI number and Device Proof of Purchase to validate your cover to support@zte.com.au and then call on 1300 789 475 to confirm.
  • 3. Accidental cover gives you peace of mind and covers repair or replacement up to a total value of $200 for the original warranty period of 1 year.
  • 4. Contact ZTE Australia directly on 1300 789 475 to make any claim.
$49.95 - One Year Accidental Cover

Where to Buy


Download file Version Released
Quick Start Guide (PDF) Ver 1.0 Nov 2015
NEW - User Guide (PDF) Ver 1.0 June 2016
Old Format User Guide (PDF) Ver 1.0 Nov 2015
Warranty Card (PDF)