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ZTE Blade A3 Prime
ZTE Blade A3 Prime
ZTE Blade A3 Prime
ZTE Blade A3 Prime

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The ZTE Blade A3 Prime currently has an Informr score of 6 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 2 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.

Operating system
2 GHz
Screen Size
8+ MP, f/2.0

What the Critics Are Saying...

PC Magazine

If you're on a tight budget, the ZTE A3 Prime is a decent choice. For $99, you get a phone that handles simple tasks well, offers good call quality, and gets a reliable, albeit slow, network connection. That said, mediocre battery life and infrequent Android security patch updates are significant co...

- Steven Winkelman, PC Magazine
PC Magazine

The ZTE A3 Prime delivers a pretty good balance of features and performance for its rock-bottom price, but the trade-offs are battery life and Android security.

- Steven Winkelman, PC Magazine

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Common Questions

The Blade A3 Prime price will vary depending on retailer, age, special offers and whether or not it's purchased with a service plan. If purchased with a 2 year service contract for example, you would likely pay much less for the phone itself up front. You can compare ZTE Blade A3 Prime prices from around the web here on The Informr.

ZTE backs up the Blade A3 Prime with a 1 Year parts & labour warranty.

If your Blade A3 Prime has problems and is still within its warranty period, you could contact ZTE support or the retailer you purchased the phone from. You'll find ZTE's contact information here. If your phone is off warranty and needs repair for a physical problem such as a broken screen or bad battery, you should visit an authorized service centre or a local phone repair shop. You can also connect with others in The Informr Community Forum to find and share answers to questions.

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Screen Size

The ZTE Blade A3 Prime's screen size is 5.45 inches with 720 x 1440 pixels resolution.

2 GHz

There is a MediaTek MTK6761 Quad Core 2 GHz processor (CPU).


The phone runs on the Android 10 operating system (OS).

8+ MP

You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard 8+ MP, f/2.0 camera.

There is also a secondary front facing camera with 5+ megapixels resolution.

32 GB

Internal memory is 32 GB. An external, MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 2000 GB) expansion slot is available for increased storage capacity.


The phone is powered by a Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion), 2660 mAh battery.

Blade A3 Prime Specs

Release Date June 15, 2020
Regions Available USA
Operating System Android 10

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Processor MediaTek MTK6761 Quad Core 2 GHz
Internal Storage 32 GB
Hearing Aid Compatible Yes
Noise Cancellation Yes
SAR Unknown
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included USB Power Adapter, Manual, Data Cable
Mobile / Cellular Data
Push-to-talk (PTT) No
Wi-Fi Calling Yes
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) Yes
SIM card size
Dual SIM No
USB OTG Support Yes
Infrared No
Bluetooth 4.2
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP, AVRCP, OPP/FTP, HFP, HSP
Bluetooth Audio Codecs SBC
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Mobile Hotspot Yes
Memory Expansion Slot Yes
Expansion Slot Info MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 2000 GB)
Data Tethering Compatibility Yes
Main Camera
Resolution / Aperture
8+ Megapixels, f/2.0
Yes (Dual LED)
Additional Rear Camera Info
Auto focus, Effects, Face detection, Geotagging, Multi-shot, Panorama, Self-timer, Time lapse mode
Video Recording Formats
H.264 / AVC
Video Recording Parameters
HD (1280 x 720 pixels)
Front Camera
Resolution / Aperture
5+ Megapixels
Additional Front Camera Info
Aperture F2.4
Video Recording Parameters
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology LCD (IPS)
Colors 16.7 million
Resolution 720 x 1440 pixels
Pixel Density 295.4 pixels
Size 5.45 inches
Secondary Display No
Sensors Ambient Light, Proximity, Motion / Accelerometer
Multi-Touch Yes
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features Capacitive touchscreen
Power & Battery
Battery Type Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Capacity 2660 mAh
Removable Battery Yes
Wireless Charging No
Fast Charging No
Video Playback Time Unknown
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Unknown
Internet Use (Cellular) Unknown
Talk Time Unknown
Standby Time Unknown
Mixed Usage
Physical Characteristics
Design Type Bar
Material Plastic
Colors Black, Grape Jelly
Dimensions [H x W x D] 14.6 x 7.1 x 1 cm (5.8 x 2.8 x 0.4 in)
Weight 5.74 ounces
Water Resistant / Waterproof No
Rugged design No
IP Rating No
Headset Jack 3.5mm
External Speakers Yes
Input / Navigation
Sleep / Wake Key Yes
Home Key No
Input / Keyboard Type Touchscreen
Navigation Type Touchscreen
External Volume Control Yes
Fingerprint Sensor Yes
Additional Information Other Names (AKA): ZTE Blade A3Y
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