T-Mobile Adds ZTE Concord to Prepaid Line-Up for $99
T-Mobile USA today announced the ZTE-made T-Mobile Concord, a new Android smartphone for its prepaid, no-contract service. The Concord runs Android 2.3 Gingerbread and has a 2-megapixel camera, 3.5-inch display, GPS, and can be used with T-Mobile's 3G network. The Concord is available at Wal-Mart stores starting today for $99.98, and will be available at Target stores starting August 26 for $99.99.
More Carriers and Phone Makers Agree to Adopt Google's RCS-Based 'Android Messages' Service
Google today said more wireless network operators and handset manufacturers will use Android Messages, its RCS-based messaging service, as the default SMS/MMS tool on their phones. (Android Messages was previously known as Google Messenger.) Some of the features of RCS, which is a global standard, include group chat, high-resolution photo sharing, advanced calling features, and read receipts.
ZTE Quartz Is An Affordable Android Watch
ZTE today announced the Quartz, the company's first Android Wear smartwatch. The Quartz offers core tools for a modern wearable, including Android Wear 2.0, LTE connectivity for standalone calls and messaging, and an IP67 rating for protection against liquids and dirt.
ZTE's Axon 7 Scores Android 7.1.1
ZTE today began pushing Android 7.1.1 to its Axon 7 flagship smartphone. The Axon 7 is one of the first devices other than Google's own Pixel handsets to receive this update.
T-Mobile's Prepaid Service Adds the ZTE Zinger
T-Mobile today added the ZTE Zinger to its lineup of prepaid phones. The Zinger, which is the same as the Z667 sold by AT&T, is an affordable Android smartphone with a 3.5-inch screen, 1.2GHz dual-core processor, and 2.0-megapixel camera.
Boost Mobile Trots Out the ZTE Speed for $99
Boost Mobile today announced the ZTE Speed, an affordable Android smartphone with a 4.5-inch screen and a 1.2GHz quad-core Qualcomm processor. The Speed runs Android 4.4 KitKat and comes with a 5-megapixel main camera with LED flash, 2-megapixel user-facing camera, 1GB of RAM, and 8GB of internal storage.
ZTE website says 1900MHz 3G
Either ZTE accidentally plugged generic data into the description (most of their other phones are those bands), or maybe T-Mobile's 1900mhz upgrade is really close.