The Blade S7 has 13-megapixel camera on the front and rear, accompanied by a LED flash. The front-facing camera comes with phase detection autofocus (PDAF), Panorama, and also supports 14 different beautification options.

At the rear, the smartphone's 13-megapixel sensor comes with auto shooting modes, selective focus, and laser auto focus. It will be available in four colour variants - Lemon Green, Rose Gold, Diamond White and Space Grey.

The new Blade S7 features some gesture controls. These features dubbed 'Smart Sense' by ZTE include shortcuts such as shaking the smartphone to activate and deactivate the flashlight and gestures such as a 'V' to start music playing and 'O' to stop it, amongst many others.

It also sports a fingerprint scanner located on the home button which can be used to lock/ unlock applications and images. The company adds that the fingerprint scanner now comes equips with One Press Launch, a feature that allows users to unlock the device and launch different applications with different fingerprints.

For specifications, the ZTE Blade S7 features Android 5.1.1 Lollipop with customised MiFavor 3.2 UI running on top. It comes with 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor paired with 3GB of DDR3 RAM, and comes with 32GB of inbuilt storage.

It features a 5-inch full-HD (1080x1920 pixels) LTPS display with 445ppi pixel density. The smartphone comes with aluminium alloy frames and sports a 72.1 percent screen-to-body ratio. The handset also packs Gorilla Glass 3 on both the front and back. The 4G-enabled smartphone bears the usual connectivity options, and is 7.2mm-thick.