ZTE Blade V Plus

Stylish 5.5inch device.

For those that want a larger device.

The ZTE Blade V Plus (AU Edition) is a 4G LTE 700 smart phone with either Dual Nano SIM slots (4G/3G/2G + 2G) or Single Nano SIM + microSD card, running Android 5.1 with a large and bright 5.5” FHD (1920x1080) IPS display.

Driven by a snappy 1.3GHz Octo core CPU with 2GB DDR3 RAM and 16GB ROM with 11.2GB for the user and external microSD card slot for an additional 32GB of user storage (if not using second SIM card slot).

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 V Plus doesn't skimp on cameras either. Fully featured 13MP main camera with A/F that supports Full HD picture / video recording and a 5MP Selfie camera.

The Australian Edition of the ZTE Blade V Plus 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 V Plus
Android 5.1

Android Lollipop 5.1

Smart, simple and truly yours.

The ZTE Blade V Plus 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 Lollipop »

ZTE Blade V Plus front view

ZTE Blade V Plus Overview

Key Features

  • Metal bodied handset
  • Dual SIM (4G/3G + 2G) Android handset with LTE 700
  • Octo Core CPU from MTK with 2GB DDR3 RAM
  • Super fast high speed data transfer over LTE (4G)
  • 13MP camera to capture your favourite moments
  • 5MP Selfie camera to capture you
  • 16GB Memory with 11.2GB user space expandable with an additional 32GB microSD (if not using second SIM)
  • Large 5.5" FHD (1920x1080) IPS Oncell 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

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)


13 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 Octo core 1.3GHz 64bit processor with 2GB RAM (DDR3)

16.0GB internal storage (11.2GB user space); expandable to an additional 32GB with external microSD (if second SIM slot not being used)


5.5" FHD IPS On-Cell (1920 x 1080) capacitive touch screen


3000mAh Li-ion battery (not user replaceable)


Android Lollipop 5.1


ZTE Blade V Plus 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 Combo Dual SIM / microSD tray slot, 4FF Nano SIM format for Main SIM
Either second SIM (4FF Nano SIM) is fitted or microSD card is fitted.
SIM1: 4G/3G/2G - SIM2: 2G only
Operating System Android Lollipop 5.1
Processor 1.3GHz MTK MT6753 Octo core 64bit CPU with 2GB DDR3 RAM
Memory 16GB Flash with 11.2GB user space, plus up to 32GB microSD external storage (if second SIM slot is not used)
Display On-Cell 5.5" FHD IPS, 1920 x 1080, capacitve touch
Camera Rear 13MP rear 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, H.263: 704*576 @ 30fps (encode) / 1408*1152 @ 30fps (decode)s
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) 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, Gyro, Fingerprint reader
GPS A-GPS, Stand-alone GPS
External Antenna port Not available
Battery 3000mAh Li-ion (not user replaceable)
Talk Time up to 9hrs talk time
Standby time up to 220 hours standby
Size & weight 155.3 x 77.2 x 8.55mm. 164g
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 V Plus comes with

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

Blade V Plus User Accessories

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

Another very important item you should consider for your ZTE Blade V Plus is our "Accidental Cover Package". 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


The Blade V Plus (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 (include "ZTE" in the subject line of your email or it will be rejected) 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 Dec 2015
NEW - User Guide (PDF) Ver 1.0 June 2016
Warranty Card (PDF)