This article originally appeared on ABACUS Chinese smartphone and telecom equipment maker ZTE launched a new 5G phone on Monday, promoting it as the lightest 5G phone available. The ZTE Axon 11 is also being touted for its video capabilities, which ZTE hopes will appeal to vloggers and fans of short video apps like TikTok. "5G networks have given birth to demand for large and high-definition video,” said Xu Feng, president of ZTE's devices business. This also presents more challenges for networks, which need higher requirements to keep up with demand, he added. The Axon 11 has a 64-megapixel main camera that can shoot 4K, 60fps video. The front of the handset is also equipped with a 20-megapixel selfie camera. It’s powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G chip with either 6GB or 8GB of RAM and 128GB or 256GB of storage. It’s currently on sale in China starting at 2,698 yuan (US$380) with a global rollout expected soon. Purchase the China AI Report 2020 brought to you by SCMP Research and enjoy a 20% discount (original price US$400). This 60-page all new intelligence report gives you first-hand insights and analysis into the latest industry developments and intelligence about China AI. Get exclusive access to our webinars for continuous learning, and interact with China AI executives in live Q&A. Offer valid until 31 March 2020.