UK telecom operator Orange has finally started selling San Francisco II on Pay as You Go as well as contract based plans. This successor of original San Francisco aka ZTE Blaze comes with similar features along with the OS upgrade.
You get a 3.5-inch 480×800 display, 800 MHz processor, 5MP autofocus rear camera, HSPA, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and GPS along with Android 2.3 for £99.99 on PAYG. It is also available for free if you go for the contract with plans starting from £10.50 per month.
The original San Francisco was very successful because of its affordable pricing along a decent feature set, and Orange is trying to repeat it with San Francisco II.
- Talk Time: 4.5 hours, Standby Time: 10 days
- Weight: 120g
- Dimensions: 117 x 58.5 x 10.6
- Camera: 5 MP
- Connectivity: WiFi / Signal Boost / Bluetooth / USB / SatNav
- FM Radio
- 512 MB Internal Memory/ 16Gb Micro SD card supported
- 3G + (HDSPA)
- Applications and Features: Orange Maps, Your Orange, Contact Back Up, Mobile Mail, Orange App Store
“The Orange San Francisco II is a fitting successor to the award-winning first model, and offers the latest developments in data, voice and design. We are delighted to be following up on the success of the award winning original with such a full-featured product we expect it to be really popular with consumers in the run up to Christmas,” said Paul Jevons, Director of Products and Devices, Orange UK, in a statement.
So how many of you are going to grab this Android smartphone?