ZTE Grand S – ‘World’s thinnest’ 5-inch full-HD smartphone with quad-core processor launched

Last month, we saw the press shot of the ZTE Grand S full-HD smartphone leak on the web and today, the Chinese giant took the center stage at the ongoing Consumer Electronic Show (CES) 2013 in Las Vegas.


The ZTE Grand S is “world’s thinnest” 5-inch smartphone with a full-HD display at a profile of just 6.9mm (at the thinnest point). The smartphone is powered by a 1.7 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro processor coupled with 2 GB RAM.

The ZTE Grand S runs on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS and packs in internal storage of 16 GB which can be expanded using a microSD card.There is a 13 MP camera at the rear of the smartphone with LED Flash whereas ZTE has included a 2 MP front facing shooter.
The smartphone is powered by a 1780 mAh battery and for now ZTE plans to release the device in China only and doesn’t seem to be in any mood to release it in other markets. But we’ll have to wait and watch for that.
Specifications of the ZTE Grand S:
  • 5-inch full-HD Capacitive display
  • Display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels
  • 1.7 GHz quad-core Snapdragon S4 Pro processor
  • 2 GB RAM
  • 16 GB Internal memory
  • Expandable via microSD card
  • Android 4.1 Jelly Bean
  • 6.9mm thin
  • 13 MP camera with LED Flash at the rear
  • 2 MP camera front facing camera
  • 1780 mAh battery