ZTE Hawkeye Smartphone With Eye-tracking Technology

Posted on Feb 12 2017 - 6:19am by Brad Haddin

ZTE has recently announced Project CSX, its crowdsourced phone – the ZTE Hawkeye Smartphone in January 2017. The smartphone comes with plenty of impressive features, but one of the most impressive and notable feature is the phone has come with eye-tracking technology.

The smartphone will track a users’ eyes and translate eye movement into gestures. For example, a user is reading a webpage or document, the phone will automatically scroll down as the user nears the end of the text.

ZTE Hawkeye Smartphone

ZTE Hawkeye Smartphone Features

The smartphone comes with a massive 5.5 inch touch screen display with the screen resolution of 1080 pixels by 1920 pixels.

The phone is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor and coupled with Adreno 506 graphic processor. The phone is equipped with a 3GB of RAM along with 32GB of internal storage capacity. The storage can be expandable up to 256GB via a MicroSD card. As for the OS, the phone runs the latest generation Android 7.0 Nougat operating system.

Regarding the cameras, the smartphone comes with dual camera setup, a 13 megapixel plus 12 megapixel rear camera on the back of the device and an 8 megapixel front facing camera for selfies shooter.

The phone boasts a 3,000mAh non-removable battery with the support of Quick Charge 2.0. The connectivity options include 802.11ac Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2 and USB Type-C 1.0 reversible connectors. The phone also supports fingerprint sensor for security purpose. The smartphone is available only in one color, which is Black.

ZTE Hawkeye Smartphone Specs


ZTE Hawkeye Smartphone

Display 5.5 inch touch screen display
Resolution 1080 pixels by 1920 pixels
Operating system Android 7.0 Nougat
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor
Graphic processor Adreno 506 graphic processor
Memory 3GB of RAM
Storage 32GB of internal storage
Expandable storage Up to 256GB via MicroSD card
Rear camera 13MP + 12MP
Front camera 8MP
Battery 3,000mAh non-removable battery
Color Black


ZTE Hawkeye Smartphone Price

The ZTE Hawkeye Smartphone is priced at $199 that you can order from Kickstarter.