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. The phone supports memory cards up to 32GB. Other features include Bluetooth 4.0, LTE with HD Voice, mobile hotspot, and a 2,000mAh battery. The ZTE Speed is available from BoostMobile.com starting today for $99.99. It will reach Boost Mobile retail stores in early January. Boost does not require contracts and service plans start at $35.