Today Chinese ZTE has launched another Blade smartphone in Japan. The ZTE Blade V580 will be offered unlocked with a retail price of ¥30,000 Japanese Yen (~$266 – £187 – €241 – $358 AUD) and is scheduled to go on sale in Japan on March 25th.

The ZTE Blade V580 configured with a 5.5-inch Full HD 1080p display, 3000mAh battery, 64-bit 1.3 GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6753 processor, 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal memory with microSD card slot supports up to 32GB.

The V580’s metal body hosts a rear fingerprint scanner along side a 13-Megapixel main camera and a 5-Megapixel front-facing shooter. The V580 supports 4G LTE connectivity and has Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.0, GPS/AGPS and dual SIM slot (microSD+Nano SIM or two Nano SIMs).

The ZTE Blade V580 measures 77.2 x 155.3 x 8.6mm and comes in light silver and dark grey colour options and will ship with Android 5.1 Lollipop and ZTE’s custom made user interface. The new phone is available for pre-ordering starting today through local online Japanese retailers such as;,,,,, and