ZOPO Hero 2

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Hero 2: Android 6.0, July 2016, 8 megapixel camera, MT6737, quad-core, thin, HSDPA/LTE (up to 150 Mbit/s), 16 GB internal storage , 1GB RAM, Dual SIM, 5.5 inch, HD screen (267 ppi)

The ZOPO Hero 2 is just a nice device. Some features are not as good as the more expensive models, but if you do not need the features, it is better to buy the ZOPO.

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Description of the ZOPO Hero 2:

The ZOPO Hero 2 was launched in July 2016. The smartphone comes with a 5,5 inch screen with a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels.

This ZOPO is powered by a MediaTek MT6737 64-bit chip with a 1,3 GHz Quad-Core processor. This chipset has a quad-core processor with 1024 MB RAM. With a thickness of 9 millimeters, the device is not too thick. This phone only weighs 132 grams.

The Hero 2 has a 8 megapixel camera. You can also use the 2 megapixel selfie camera for video calling, for example.

Pros

  • 8 megapixel camera
  • Quad core processor
  • Not too thick with 9 millimeters
  • HSDPA, LTE support for super fast internet
  • Dual SIM

Negatives

  • If you import this device it may take longer before it is delivered
  • With a 2300 mAh battery you may have to recharge in between
  • Too little RAM for an Android system
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Call & data functions

The ZOPO Hero 2 supports frequencies from international networks with which you can use the fast LTE network. The speed of LTE is perfect for intensive use of internet on the road where the speed does not differ much from home. Please note that it is very fast and you do not take out a small data plan, because the data is used up before you realize it. You can also connect via WiFi at home or at the office.

Dual-sim

This phone is a dual sim device, so you can store two SIM cards in it.

Memory and connection options

The ZOPO Hero 2 has 1024 MB of RAM (1 GB) and 1024 MB internal storage . Expandable memory: microSD up to 64 GB. There is a USB connection, you can use this to exchange data with your laptop or to charge your device. Connecting Bluetooth headsets or car kits is no problem.

Do you take a lot of photos and videos? Then the storage of 16 GB is less suitable. You may need to clean your phone after a while. Furthermore, there are of course possibilities to expand storage in the cloud, such as with Google Drive or Dropbox.

Screen & operation

The phone is operated via the large 5,5 inch touchscreen.The ZOPO Hero 2 can display up to a 16 millions colors. This screen has a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels. With 267 pixels per inch, this HD screen is sharp and easy to read. It also takes less effort to look at it for a long time.

Operating system

Android 6.0 (Marshmallow). The major changes compared to the previous version are

  • New permission system There are changes to the display and execution of app permissions
  • New API Improvements for a fingerprint scanner should it be present on the device
  • New App drawer New improved display of the app list
  • Visual voicemail Ability to access voicemails without calling voicemail. (depending on provider support)
  • Rotation of the home screen This option comes standard with Android 6 Marshmallow
  • Status bar icons Ability to remove or add status bar icons
  • Android pay New option to deal with your phone
  • Standby time Improvement of the standby time

Android 6