ZTE recently announced the worldwide debut of the ZTE Blade S6 Plus on eBay. The Blade S6 Plus was first showcased at the Mobile World Congress 2015 in Barcelona, alongside the 5-inch Blade S6, which was launched earlier in January 2015.
Similar to the Blade S6, the Blade S6 Plus is powered by the same Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 octa-core chipset and Adreno 405 image processor, and runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop with ZTE’s customizable MiFavor 3.0 user interface. The Blade S6 Plus boasts a larger JDI Super Screen 5.5-inch HD display with In-Cell technology for better and more vibrant image quality, as well a higher-capacity 3000mAh battery.
Also unique to the Blade S6 Plus is an innovative function that allows the device to double as an infra-red remote control. Compatible with all major electronic and household appliance brands, the function allows Blade S6 Plus users to control televisions, set-top boxes, air conditioning units, DSLRs, and more. It is simple and easy to use, and saves users the hassle of switching between several different remote controls.
ZTE Blade S6 Plus Specs
Dual-SIM / Dual Standby
Android 5.0 (Lollipop) with MiFavor 3.0
1.5GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor
5.5-inch HD (1280x720) JDI Super Screen HD display
267ppi with In-Cell Technology
2GB of RAM
16GB of internal storage
microSD support up to 64GB
13MP rear camera with Sony IMX214 sensor
5MP front camera with wide-angle lens
3G HSPA+ / 4G LTE Connectivity
Dual microphone / Infra-red remote control
GPS with A-GPS / Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetooth 4.0 / microUSB 2.0
Li-Ion 3,000mAh battery
156.6 x 77 x 7.7mm (dimensions)
Price and Availability
The ZTE Blade S6 Plus is available on eBay for a limited time offer of $269.99 (around Php12,000). After which it will go back to its regular price of $299.99 (around Php13,000).