Monday, June 18, 2012

ZTE Shows Single-Chip LTE Smartphone

ZTE Corporation unveiled its first single-chip LTE smartphone, the Grand X LTE (T82), at this week's CommunicAsia2012 in Singapore.

The Grand X LTE (T82) will be available in Asia Pacific and Europe in third quarter 2012.

The smartphone phone uses the latest MSM8960 chip from Qualcomm, which is based on advanced 0.28nm technology. It is Wi-Fi capable, uses Android 4.0, and features a 1.5 GHz dual-core CPU and an 8 mega-pixel main camera that supports 1080p HD video shooting and playback. The front camera supports 720p HD video calls. The phone has a maximum download rate of 100 Mbps, and a 1900mAh large-capacity battery.

“We are the first company to use the single-chip solution in a handset,�? said Mr. He Shiyou, Executive Vice President, and Head of the Terminal Handset Division, ZTE. “The Grand series products are our high-end flagship offerings this year. ZTE aims to enhance its profile in the high-end market with the Grand series of smart terminals.�?