Maxx Mobile 3G smartphones: AX9Z RACE vs AX8 RACE

Maxx Mobile has revealed the launch of AX9Z RACE and AX8 RACE smartphones in the Indian mobile market.

Both AX8 RACE and AX9Z RACE are 3G smartphones.

These dual-SIM smartphones, announced in January 2013, come with capacitive touchscreen.

AX9Z RACE runs on Android OS, v4.1.1 (Jelly Bean) OS.

AX8 RACE runs on Android OS, v4.0.3 (Ice Cream Sandwich).

AX9Z RACE smartphones comes with Mediatek MT6577 chipset, while AX8 RACE features Mediatek MT6575.


Indian mobile users can expect dual core 1.2 GHz Processor with the AX9Z RACE smartphone.

On the other hand, AX8 RACE features 1 GHz Processor.

Both smartphone’s Li-ion 2300 mAh battery offer upto 230 hours standby and upto 4.5 – 5 hours talk time.

While AX9Z RACE provides 5.3 inches display, AX8 RACE has 5 inches display.

Both smartphones have microSD that can be used to expand the capacity up to 32 GB.

Also, 4 GB storage, 512 MB RAM are provided with both the smartphones for the Indian mobile users.

Both the phones support Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot.

8MP camera with 3264×2448 pixels, autofocus and LED flash, and another 2MP camera for video calling are part of both the smartphones.

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  • Rahul Shetty

    Have ordered Ax9Z – Race 2 days back. Haven’t received it yet so not sure how the mobile looks and works but will post another comment after i receive and use the mobile.