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ZTE V9A Light Tab 2 launching in the UK

By on January 26th, 2012
ZTE V9A Light Tab 2 launching in the UK

The budget ZTE Light Tab 2 will be landing in the UK by the end of Febuary 2012, UK retailer Clove has confirmed According to the online retailer, the ZTE Light Tab 2 will arrive running Google’s Android 2.3 Gingerbread software, instead of the tablet-optimized versions – Android Honeycomb or Ice Cream Sandwich. Unfortunately, there’s […]

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ZTE to launch budget quad-core phones at MWC?

By on February 17th, 2012
ZTE to launch budget quad-core phones at MWC?

ZTE could be about to take on HTC and Samsung with its own quad-core devices, Digitimes has suggested, which could see a launch at MWC this month. According to the Digitimes report, the Orange San Francisco-makers are planning to use Nvidia’s quad-core Tegra 3 processor in future devices, as well as the firm’s lower-spec dual-core […]

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ZTE Skate to fetch £180 SIM free

By on June 9th, 2011
ZTE Skate to fetch £180 SIM free

ZTE has revealed that its budget Gingerbread smartphone – the ZTE Skate – will fetch less that €200 when released this summer. That’s according to GPS and Co, who heard from Emmanuel Rousseau, director for Mobile at ZTE France, that it’d fetch “less than 200 € without subscription”. That translates to about £180.00, which is an absolute […]

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ZTE Skate offers Gingerbread on a budget

By on February 14th, 2011
ZTE Skate offers Gingerbread on a budget

ZTE is the latest manufacturer to enter the Android arena at Mobile World Congress, lifting the lid on its Gingerbread-equipped ZTE Skate. It looks like Froyo is well and truly dead, at even ZTE’s budget blower arrives packing Android 2.3 to ensure it can compete with the likes of the Optimus 2X and Galaxy S […]

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ZTE Skate coming to the UK in summer 2011

By on March 18th, 2011
ZTE Skate coming to the UK in summer 2011

ZTE has confirmed that its Gingerbread-toting Skate will be hitting the UK in the “second half of 2011”, pushing back its original May release date. Speaking to Pocket-lint, Wu Sa, Director of mobile device operations for ZTE UK, confirmed that following its announcement at Mobile World Congress, the ZTE Skate will be available in the UK […]

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ZTE Skate and Libra now shipping in Blighty

By on September 27th, 2011
ZTE Skate and Libra now shipping in Blighty

The ZTE Skate and ZTE Libra have finally started shipping in Blighty, The Smartphone Centre has confirmed. The Smartphone Centre, the UK’s newest SIM free mobile phone retailer, has announced that it today received stock of the ZTE Skate and the ZTE Libra, which are both available to order from the online phone shop. The Skate […]

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ZTE reveal new Android phone with Tureis

By on July 13th, 2011
ZTE reveal new Android phone with Tureis

For anyone whose bank balance restricts them from joining the Blackberry elite, ZTE have launched a new Android phone with a portrait QWERTY keypad. At first glance it is easy to mistake the ZTE Tureis for a Blackberry Curve, with its hard black casing and central tracking button. Yet the touchscreen technology of the Tureis ends […]

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ZTE promises 8 new devices for Mobile World Congress

By on February 23rd, 2012
ZTE promises 8 new devices for Mobile World Congress

ZTE has just been in touch to inform us that it’ll be launching 8 new devices at Mobile World Congress, powered by both Android and Microsoft’s Windows Phone software. The Chinese manufacturer is remaining schtum as to what we can expect, but we already know that we’ll be seeing the Ice Cream Sandwich ZTE PF200, […]

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