FCC Approves ZTE Grand X for T-Mobile USA
The FCC today approved a version of ZTE's Grand X Android phone that appears to be designed for T-Mobile USA. In addition to sporting a T-Mobile logo on the back, the phone supports the WCDMA 1700 (AWS) network used by T-Mobile USA. ZTE has promoted the fact that its Grand X phones come with a recent and unaltered version of Android. The Grand X has a 4.3-inch IPS LCD display with qHD (960x540 pixel) resolution and a 5-megapixel camera. Other features include a 1-GHz dual-core processor, memory card slot, and removable battery. T-Mobile has not announced the phone and it's not clear when it might launch.
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You can find front photos of the international version at the links provided, but there's no guarantee that the U.S. version will be identical.