Tablets have recently become one of the trendiest devices people carry about in Nigeria. Their unique attributes and functions have endeared itself to the hearts of tech-lovers.
The reason for the massive rise in tablet sales in Nigeria isn’t far-fetched.
Nigerians all over the world have created a reputation as being one of the fastest citizens to jump on the bandwagon whenever a new global technology trend emerges.
We love what is in trend, and we are not shy to show it off. In a country with varying economic classes, various brands of tablets have successfully entered the Nigerian market.
Some targeting low-end users while the more prominent brands focus the class who are not afraid to splash the cash on its high-end devices.
In this article, we will be focusing on an emerging entrant in the tablet market.
About ZTE Zpad Tablet in Nigeria
Established 26 years ago in China, ZTE has been around for a while; however, they launched into the tablet market a few years ago.
The ZTE Zpad tablet known for its strong battery life has gradually put ZTE on the map.
And the brand is currently growing on Nigerian consumers especially as it serves as a cheaper option in the low-end rung of the tablet industry in Nigeria.
The ZTE Zpad may not necessarily be able to compete for head-on with the best of the best in the tablet industry.
But with the trusted and tested ruggedness, durability, and affordability of the ZTE Zpad, they’ve succeeded in solving a significant need in the Nigerian tablet market.
The success of the ZTE Zpad in the Nigerian market is hinged mostly on its availability all over the country. Let’s take a critical look at the ZTE Zpad tablet and its current price in Nigeria.
Price of Zpad Tablet in Nigeria
Since its launch in 2017, the ZTE Zpad tablet has gradually and steadily gained the trust of their target market by meeting its specific needs in terms of durability and battery life.
The ZTE Zpad is no iPad or Samsung tab and cannot match these top brands in the industry.
Nevertheless, any potential customer will be impressed with the specs of the ZTE Zpad given its affordability compared to its counterparts.
Amazingly, the ZTE does not compromise quality as it boasts of an 8-inch IPS LCD touchscreen with a classy design embedded with a standard 4G LTE chip.
This mid-range tablet is a reasonable alternative to the top-class, popular brands in the industry. The Zpad runs on a 1.2GHz quad-core processor and also features a 1GB Random Access Memory.
Its internal memory is not so packed though, as 8GB of storage is provided in the Zpad which can be extended with a MicroSD card with a capacity of up to 64GB.
One of the upsides of the ZTE Zpad is its widespread availability. Moreover, ZTE tabs can be easily gotten from the manufacturer, retail stores, and also on prominent e-commerce platforms in the country.
The price of the ZTE Zpad tablet ranges from ₦30,000 to ₦43,000, depending on your location in Nigeria.
Storage: 8GB, expandable up to 64GB with Micro SD card
Connectivity: 4G, Wi-Fi 802.11/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0
Battery: 9070 mAh lithium Battery
Camera: 5MP rear, 5MP front
SIM: Single SIM
Review of ZTE Zpad
Design and Display
The phone comes with a top-notch design with a plastic body built. TZTE Zpad measures 259 x 170 x 8 and weighs 555g.
On the front, the tablet offers a screen display size of 8-inches under IPS LCD touchscreen with a resolution of 1200 x 1920 ppi.
However, the camera quality of the phone is low. Both the front and back camera is 5MP, which is quite poor photo lovers. In spite of that, the tablet can sill take good pictures.
Hardware and Software
The tablet has the Qualcomm Snapdragon chipset as its central part. It runs on an Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 64bit with an A-GPS.
Although its RAM is 1GB, it is chiefly in-charge of multi-tasking duties. Also, the internal memory of ZTE Zpad, which is for storage of files documents is 8GB, expandable to 64GB with the use of micro SD card.
Also, the tablet runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system.
This is the hallmark feature of the ZTE Zpad. The device comes with an impressive and long-lasting battery, which can last up to 48 hours and more. The battery capacity of ZTE Zpad tablet is 9070 mAh.