ZTE Blade V7 Lite

Affordable & Stylish Metal body handset.

For those who want an affordable & Stylish device in Metal.

The ZTE Blade V7 Lite is a 4G+ LTE 700 smart phone for Optus. Running Android 6 with a large and bright 5” HD IPS display. This metal uni-bodied device has many features including a finger print reader.

Driven by a snappy 1.0GHz Quad core CPU with 1GB RAM, 8GB ROM with over 4GB user space. External microSD card slot for an additional 32GB of user storage.

Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n, A-GPS, Bluetooth 4 Low Energy, FM radio and much more.

8MP main camera with auto focus and a 5MP selfie camera.

Locked to the Optus Network and suitable for use on their 4G Plus (LTE 700) band.

Blade V7 Lite
Android 6.0

Android Marshmallow 6.0

Smart, simple and truly yours.

The ZTE Blitz / ZTE Blade V7 Lite is pre-loaded with Android 6.0 Marshmallow, 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.

Learn more about Android 6.0 »

ZTE Blade V7 Lite front view

ZTE Blitz / ZTE Blade V7 Lite Overview

Key Features

  • Metal bodied handset
  • 4G+ Android handset with LTE 700
  • Quad Core CPU with 1GB 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 4GB user space expandable with an additional 32GB microSD
  • Large 5" HD IPS 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

Fingerprint reader

FM Radio, MP3 Player and ringtones, A-GPS/GPS

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

5 pin micro USB, USB OTG

Standard 3.5mm headset jack (NAHJ)


8 Mega pixel, with LED flash, digital zoom, auto-focus and high def mode for crystal clear shots

5 Mega pixel front camera for the perfect selfie

Processor & Memory

MTK Quad core 1.0GHz processor with 1GB RAM

8GB internal storage (>4GB user space); expandable to an additional 32GB with external microSD


5" HD IPS capacitive touch screen


2500mAh Li-ion battery (not user replaceable)


Android Marshmallow 6.0


4G LTE 1800 MHz(Band 3), 2600 MHz(Band 7), 700 MHz(Band 28), 2300 MHz TDD (Band 40) with 150Mbps downlink, 50Mbps uplink
3G UMTS 900 MHz, 2100 MHz with 42.2Mbps DL / 11.5Mbps UL (HSPA+)
GSM 900, 1800 MHz
SIM Card Nano SIM (4FF)
Operating System Android Lollipop 6.0
Processor 1.0GHz MTK6735 Quad core CPU with 1GB RAM
Memory 8GB Flash with >4GB user space, plus up to 32GB microSD external storage
Display 5" HD IPS, 720 x 1280 capacitve touch
Camera Rear 8MP rear camera with Auto focus, digital zoom & LED flash. 5MP Front facing camera. Video recording 30 fps @ 720p.
Video codecs Streaming: MPEG-4: 1080p / 720p @ 30fps H.264: 720p @ 30fps, H.263
Recording format: H.263 Simple Profle D1 @30fps
Audio codecs MP3, 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)
FM Radio FM Radio included
Sensors Accelerometer, Light, Proximity, Compass, Fingerprint reader
GPS A-GPS, Stand-alone GPS
External Antenna port Not available
Battery 2500mAh Li-ion (not user replaceable)
Talk Time up to 9hrs talk time
Standby time up to 240 hours standby
Size & weight 143.8 x 70.2 x 7.9mm. 140g
Pre-installed extras Facebook, Twitter, Firmware Over the Air (FOTA) upgrade
Network Lock Locked to Optus

Whats in the Box?

The ZTE Blitz / ZTE Blade V7 Lite comes with

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

Blade V7 Lite User Accessories

We will list accessories that you will be able to purchase for your ZTE Blade V7 Lite in the near future.

Where to Buy


Download file Version Released
Quick Start Guide (PDF) Ver 1.0 May 2016
Warranty Card (PDF)