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ZTE introduced its latest handset, the Axon 7, that will offer a QHD AMOLED display and 6GB RAM. The Axon 7 will also offer the latest from Qualcomm and will be priced under $500 USD.
ZTE unveiled two new handsets today that will make their way to Cricket, T-Mobile and MetroPCS. The Grand X3 and Avid Plus won't impress those looking for high-end, but are very affordable.
ZTE has partnered with YotaPhone to create the YotaPhone 3. Although a firm release date has not been announced, the dual display handset is set to arrive sometime in Q1 of 2016.
If you are on a budget and on the hunt for a 5.5 inch smartphone that is good value for money, GearBest is now offering a very nice discount on the ZTE Nubia Z7, a phone with impressive specs.
ZTE's Nubia Z9 has passed through TENAA, China's device certification authority, which listed key specs for the Android 5.0 handset, including a 3.5GHz octa-core processor and an astonishing 8GB RAM.
After a report of a special ROM being created by Microsoft to make Android devices run Windows, an unannounced Android handset from ZTE has been spotted running Windows 10 for phones.
ZTE has announced its latest Firefox OS handset, the Open C. The handset will offer the latest Firefox OS version 1.3 and will be sold exclusively through eBay for $99.99.
Microsoft says it's added nine hardware partners to Windows Phone, so we've taken a look at the new additions - including LG, ZTE, Lenovo... and some unfamiliar names such as Longcheer and Gionee.
Microsoft announced nine new Windows Phone hardware partners on Sunday, including LG and Lenovo. LG previously made Windows Phone 7 devices, though it never made a Windows Phone 8 device.
Microsoft is reportedly looking to invest over $2 billion dollars in order for companies to put more Windows Phone devices on store shelves in a push to become more relevant in the market place.
The popular Chinese mobile phonemaker ZTE announced that they would be unveiling five new smartphones during CES 2014, including the flagship ZTE Grand S II.
A new rumor claims that Sony could launch a new Windows Phone 8 smartphone as early as mid-2014 and that Microsoft is also trying to get ZTE to release its own phone that uses the OS.
We're giving away a ZTE Open handset with Firefox OS. It's not the greatest of smartphones but nothing beats free. We now have a winner folks, thanks for playing.
ZTE says it will launch new Windows Phones next year, after Microsoft offered assurances of partner support and told ZTE it does not want to be the only Windows Phone manufacturer after it buys Nokia.
We take an extensive look at the ZTE Open, a low-end handset that sports the brand new Firefox OS. Can this device compete with low-end Samsung and Nokia phones? Read more to find out.
Firefox OS is a newcomer on the mobile scene going head to head with big competitors. Can the red-haired fox do for mobile what it did for browsers many years ago? Read our two-part review to find out
We unbox and play around with the ZTE Open, the first device to launch with Firefox OS. Read our first impressions of the device and of the brand new OS. We'll also have a full review soon.
On Friday Chinese manufacturer ZTE announced the availability of the Firefox OS powered "Open" low end phone for sale in the UK and US via eBay with free shipping, and promptly sold out.
The first phone running Mozilla's Firefox OS, the ZTE Open, is now available for a budget price on eBay. Having been available in Spain since July, new buyers can pick up an 'exclusive color'.
ZTE has announced it will sell the first units of its ZTE Open smartphone, running on the Firefox OS, on Friday in the US via eBay for $79.99. It will also go on sale in the UK that day day at £59.99.
According to a tweet from Spanish company Telefónica, the ZTE Open is destined for market tomorrow. Coming in at a low price of €69, the phone will be the first to run Mozilla's operating system.
Microsoft has signed yet another smartphone hardware company, ZTE, to a patent license deal that gives Microsoft a little money for every Android device ZTE sells.
ZTE is continuing its global expansion plans with a new Android Jelly Bean handset, featuring a 5.0-inch HD display and 2.0GHz Intel Clover Trail+ processor... and a very silly name: the Geek.
ZTE today announced the world's first Firefox OS handset, the 'Open', an entry-level device with a 3.5-inch HVGA display, 256MB of RAM and a 3.2MP cam, designed for first-time smartphone buyers.
Mozilla has announced that the first smartphones that will run on its Firefox OS will launch in parts of Europe later in 2013, with a launch in the US not due until sometime in 2014.
Next week, the mobile industry will convene in Barcelona for the annual Mobile World Congress - and Neowin will be there. We take a look at some of what to expect from the massive event.
ZTE's invitations to its Mobile World Congress event hint at the launch of its first Firefox OS handset, as its 5.7-inch, 1.7GHz quad-core Grand Memo phablet makes its first public appearance.
A ZTE executive has shared an image of the company's gigantic new Windows Phone 8 flagship - possibly to be called the Blade 8 - which he says has a 5.9-inch display with 1080p resolution.
ZTE, a Chinese phone vendor, has been caught selling CISCO gear to Iran which goes against sanctions placed upon Iran and was planning to cover up the operation. Congress now wants to ban ZTE products
The U.S. House of Representatives' Intelligence Committee will release a report today that claims that products made by Chinese-based ZTE and Huawei should be kept out of the US for security reasons.
US Cellular has quietly started offering the ZTE Render to its customers, making the Windows Phone 7.5 smartphone the first such ZTE phone to be sold inside the United States.
ZTE's entry into the Windows 8 tablet space was revealed today by Intel. The 10.1 inch V98 tablet will have Intel's Clover Trail processor and is only 8.9mm thick.
A Windows 8 tablet press event invite from Intel has confirmed that ZTE will in fact be launching some kind of Windows 8 tablet device. The event will be held September 27th.
An executive from ZTE has apparently teased their own upcoming Windows 8 or RT tablet, along with new Windows Phone 8 and 7.8 smartphones, on the Chinese social network Sina Weibo.
Announced back in July, Mozilla is working on an open source operating system officially named Firefox OS; now a video has been uploaded showing of some features of the OS running on a ZTE phone.
With Windows Phone 8, the new iPhone and loads of Android handsets incoming, you might want to hold off before buying your next smartphone. We take a look at some of the cool new devices on the way.
The government is investigating if two Chinese smartphone makers, Huawei and ZTE, have been subsidized by China's government and if they pose a security risk in the US.
The head of ZTE's North American division has confirmed the Chinese smartphone maker plans to release its Windows Phone-based ZTE Tania to the US by the end of 2012.
The endless stream of new devices continues with Day 1 of MWC 2012, and so we again help you out with a list of devices announced today, including new Windows Phones!
ZTE has announced plans to release the MF668A data card, which is the first such card announced that will take advantage of the mobile broadband driver in Windows 8 from Microsoft.
It was leaked earlier today and now it's official: the ZTE Orbit is a low-end Windows Phone packed with 4 GB of internal storage and a 5 MP camera that will launch with Tango
Chinese smartphone maker ZTE has announced it will be revealing a number of new devices next week at the Mobile World Congress press event, including one Windows Phone based device.
Microsoft has been careful to avoid publicising the cost to manufacturers of licensing the Windows Phone OS for each handset - but an executive from ZTE has now revealed the charge for each licence.
AT&T has just announced five new Android devices that will be entering their 2011 line-up: the Motorola Atrix 2, Samsung Captivate Glide, Samsung DoubleTime, Pantech Pocket and AT&T Avail
Chinese smartphone maker ZTE have announced a Windows Phone 7 Mango-based handset called "Tania". The device will ship with a 1GHz single-core CPU, a 4.3" display and will go against HTC's Radar.
Earlier this week, we were shown some of the future ‘Mango’ Windows Phone devices, however predictably there wasn’t much information about the devices released. Yesterday we learned that the first Mango phone would be released in...
The name may not be a big one amongst many phone users, but ZTE has become one of the biggest handset manufactures in the world and they are not happy with how Microsoft is dealing...
More new phones coming out of Mobile World Congress this afternoon, with ZTE getting in on the action this time around. The Chinese hardware manufacturer has outed 3 new handsets named Amigo, Blade and Skate...