ZTE to launch two new Android 4.0 handsets at the MWC
Thanks to an official press release we can now confirm that Chinese smartphone manufacturer ZTE will be unveiling two new Android smartphones at the Mobile World Congress, one with a 1.5GHz and one with a 1.2 GHz processor.
Both, the ZTE PF200 and the ZTE N910 will have Android 4.0 onboard. The ZTE PF200 will have a large 4.3-inch display at qHD (540×960) resolution, an 8-megapixel rear camera and a front-facing camera for video calling. The handset will also have LTE, UMTS and GSM radios, and connectivity features like NFC, DLNA, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.
The ZTE N910 should be the cheaper one among the two and will have LTE FDD, CDMA and EVDO spectrum support, a WVGA (800 x 480) capacitive touch screen, a 5MP autofocus and flash camera with a 1080p front facing camera for video calling. Other features will include GPOS, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and DLNA capability.
Check out the press release below:
SHENZHEN, China–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ZTE Corporation (“ZTE”) (H share stock code: 0763.HK / A share stock code: 000063.SZ), a publicly-listed global provider of telecommunications equipment and network solutions, is planning to launch two new LTE handsets running Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) with 1.2GHz and 1.5GHz chipsets at the forthcoming Mobile World Congress telecoms industry show in Barcelona.
The PF200 smart phone will have a 4.3 inch QHD capacitive touch screen, with an 8MP camera and 1080p front facing camera for video calling. The handset will work across all the main LTE, UMTS and GSM spectrums, and will come with Bluetooth 2.1, GPS, WiFi, A-GPS, digital living network alliance (DLNA) compatibility, mobile high-definition link (MHL) for connecting to home audio and video devices, and near field communications (NFC) capability.
The N910 handset will work across LTE FDD, CDMA and EVDO spectrums. It has a WVGA (800 x 480) capacitive touch screen, with 5MP autofocus and flash camera with a 1080p front facing camera for video calling. Features will include GPOS, WiFi, Bluetooth and DLNA capability.
“These LTE devices are the fore-runners of a wide range of LTE devices ZTE will bring to the market in the coming months, and as more and more LTE networks come on stream,” said Mr. He Shiyou, Executive Vice President and Head of the Terminal Division of ZTE. “They will be feature products – among a very wide range of devices on display at the ZTE stand at Mobile World Congress 2012.”
ZTE will be on stand B145 in Hall 8 at Mobile World Congress 2012 which takes place at the Fira exhibition site in Barcelona, Spain from March 27-30. [Editor’s note: Mobile World Congress actually is from Feb. 27-March 1.]