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ZTE Grand S3 is now official, utilizes Eyeprint ID biometric tech

ZTE Grand S3 is now official, utilizes Eyeprint ID biometric tech

01 March, 2015 | comments (9)

ZTE announced its next flagship just a day before the MWC opens in Barcelona. The ZTE Grand S3 may sound like most of the top smartphones in 2014, but it has one very distinctly and innovative feature - it is the first phone ever to use eye-based...

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Possible Nubia Z9 shows up in a video, promises premium build

Possible Nubia Z9 shows up in a video, promises premium build

26 February, 2015 | comments (10)

The ZTE Nubia Z7, the top end offering in the company's Nubia line-up, may soon be treated to a successor, if we are to believe a video, posted on Chinese social media. It only gets a cameo in a fashion presentation, but that's about enough to...

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ZTE announces Blade S6 Lux in China

ZTE announces Blade S6 Lux in China

05 February, 2015 | comments (9)

You might remember that ZTE recently unveiled a budget-oriented handset with dual-SIM LTE connectivity. It is dubbed the Blade S6 and should be available from AliExpress globally for around $250 and also through Amazon and eBay in select...

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Check out this week's smartphone announcements

Check out this week's smartphone announcements

01 February, 2015 | comments (3)

The week opened with the announcement of the low-end Asus ZenFone C. It's a minor update to last year's ZenFone 4, retaining the Intel chipset with a 1.2GHz dual-core CPU and 1GB of RAM. Screen size has seen a slight bump to 4.5 inches, requiring an...


ZTE Blade S6 brings LTE and Lollipop on a budget

ZTE Blade S6 brings LTE and Lollipop on a budget

28 January, 2015 | comments (7)

The ZTE Blade S6 was announced today and will be headed around the world to deliver dual-SIM LTE connectivity plus Lollipop on 64-bit power for people with a tight budget. The phone is built around a 5" IPS LCD with In-cell touch tech and 720p...

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Samsung dominated smartphone shipments in 2014

Samsung dominated smartphone shipments in 2014

20 January, 2015 | comments (91)

In the year 2014 the world saw an increased number of smartphones shipped but overall little change in the top three vendors. Samsung has been the leader for some time now but is seeing its market share slowly reduced by the likes of tough...


ZTE forecasts to nearly double profits for 2014

ZTE forecasts to nearly double profits for 2014

20 January, 2015 | comments (4)

ZTE has announced its 2014 financial results guidance and the expectations are overwhelmingly positive. The company, which is a major telecommunications provider and maker of consumer electronics, expects profits to increase 94.2% compared to...

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ZTE Blade S6 leaks, iPhone 6 feels it's looking in a mirror

ZTE Blade S6 leaks, iPhone 6 feels it's looking in a mirror

15 January, 2015 | comments (22)

An online retailer has spilled new photos of the upcoming ZTE Blade S6. The phone passed through TENAA back in December under the ZTE Q7 model name and resembles the look of the iPhone 6 Plus. In addition to the single official-looking image...

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Consumer Electronics Show 2015 wrap-up

Consumer Electronics Show 2015 wrap-up

09 January, 2015 | comments (7)

Much to the disappointment of tech geeks, CES 2015 couldn't go on forever. Some rumored announcements didn't take place, yet we got to see intriguing unexpected releases. In the following paragraphs you can check out what grabbed our...


New ZTE Nubia Z9 images confirm extremely slim bezels

New ZTE Nubia Z9 images confirm extremely slim bezels

06 January, 2015 | comments (20)

It’s not the first time we’ve seen alleged live photos of the successor to the ZTE Nubia Z7 but a new batch has just popped up. Sadly we didn't get any technical specs this time either. If you couldn’t tell that the home button is the...

Tags: ZTE, Android, Rumors


ZTE Grand X Max+ is a 6-inch phablet exclusive to Cricket US

ZTE Grand X Max+ is a 6-inch phablet exclusive to Cricket US

05 January, 2015 | comments (16)

ZTE unveiled an enhanced version of its Grand X Max phablet, this one exclusive to Cricket Mobile where it will cost $200 with no annual contract (monthly plans start at $40). Anyway, the ZTE Grand X Max+ is a large 6" phablet with LTE connectivity...


ZTE unveils a redesigned logo and new company philosophy

ZTE unveils a redesigned logo and new company philosophy

29 December, 2014 | comments (20)

The Chinese tech giant ZTE unveiled a redesigned logo. The new branding presents a new corporate identity, which falls in line with the company’s focus on innovating in the M-ICT field. The latter stands for Media Information Communications...

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ZTE Speed goes official with $99 contract-free price tag

ZTE Speed goes official with $99 contract-free price tag

23 December, 2014 | comments (3)

ZTE took the wraps off the budget-friendly Speed smartphone in the United States. The entry-level LTE handset is available for Boost Mobile and costs $99.99 with no contract. ZTE Speed features Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 MSM8916 chipset with...

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ZTE unveils fully voice-powered Star 2 smartphone

ZTE unveils fully voice-powered Star 2 smartphone

18 December, 2014 | comments (13)

ZTE has announced a new smartphone today. It's called the Star 2, and interestingly this is not the device we've seen getting certified for sale in China by TENAA only a few days ago. Design-wise, it's very close to its predecessor, the Star 1,...

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ZTE Star 2 makes the rounds at TENAA

ZTE Star 2 makes the rounds at TENAA

15 December, 2014 | comments (8)

Today the Chinese certification agency posted details on the upcoming flagship form ZTE. The ZTE Star 2 appeared in all its glory with photo from almost any angle. It appears that the manufacturer is still aiming for premium markets. The specs...

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Upcoming ZTE Q7 mid-range phablet passes through TENAA

Upcoming ZTE Q7 mid-range phablet passes through TENAA

08 December, 2014 | comments (4)

A yet to be revealed ZTE Q7 passed through TENAA in China with design that strongly resembles that of iPhone 6 Plus. The upcoming mid-range smartphone will almost certainly not make it outside of its home market. ZTE Q7 features 5.5” 720p...

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ZTE launches the Grand S II in India for $225

ZTE launches the Grand S II in India for $225

01 December, 2014 | comments (38)

ZTE has launched the Grand S II in India. The phone will be sold exclusively through Amazon India and is priced at just INR13,999 ($225). The Grand S II has a 5.5-inch 1080p display, Snapdragon 801 processor, 2GB RAM, 16GB memory with microSD...

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ZTE Nubia Z9 possibly shown in leaked pictures

ZTE Nubia Z9 possibly shown in leaked pictures

11 November, 2014 | comments (16)

ZTE's Nubia Z7 line might get at least one successor in the near future. This could be called Nubia Z9, keeping with the Chinese company's way of doing things (it went from Z5 to Z7, after all). And it may have incredibly thin lateral bezels for its...

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ZTE announces ZTE Grand XMax for Cricket

ZTE announces ZTE Grand XMax for Cricket

07 October, 2014 | comments (13)

ZTE and Cricket have joined forces to launch the Grand XMax. The phone is built around a 6" 720p display and is quite thin measuring just 7.8mm. Powering the phablet is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 chipset with a 1.2GHz quad-core CPU and 1GB...

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ZTE ZMAX goes official for T-Mobile with 5.7

ZTE ZMAX goes official for T-Mobile with 5.7" display

16 September, 2014 | comments (9)

ZTE announced the ZMAX Android phablet for T-Mobile in the United States. The 5.7" budget-friendly handset will hit the carrier's shelves later this month, on September 24. It will be priced at $252 with no contract, or $10.50 monthly for 24 months....

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