ZTE has announced the new Grand Memo II LTE at the ongoing Mobile World Congress trade event in Barcelona. It is a mid-range smartphone and will reach China in April, followed by markets in Europe, North America and Asia Pacific.
“The Grand Memo II LTE is designed to meet the increasing user demand for stylish design with an intuitive user experience. High performance technology must be met with a simplistic user interface which allows users to customize their experience based on personal preferences,” said Zeng Xuezhong, CEO of ZTE Mobile Devices and Executive Vice President of ZTE Corporation.
The ZTE Grand Memo II LTE features 6-inch HD display, Android 4.4, Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor and 3200 mAh battery. On the imaging font, the phone packs a 13MP rear camera with LED flash and 5MP front camera.
In addition, ZTE has included 2GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage, microSD card slot, IR Blaster, LTE and the usual set of connectivity options on the smartphone.
ZTE is also introducing the MiFavor 2.3 UI with Grand Memo II LTE, which comes pre-loaded on the phone. According to the company, it enriches the user experience, making the handset more natural for human use.
“By memorizing user habits, it offers users a simplified and tailored interface that can be customized to their needs using innovative intelligent split screens. Furthermore, the MiFavor UI brings elegant design features to the Google Android 4.4 KitKat operating system not seen on other devices including integration with functions such as notebook, calendar, weather forecast, alarm clock, Internet, and music,” ZTE explained in a press release.
ZTE Grand Memo II LTE will be competing with the likes of HTC’s new Desire 816, which has also been introduced today and goes on sale in China first.
ZTE Grand Memo II LTE specifications
OS: Android 4.4 KitKat
Display: 6-inch, HD, TFT
Cameras: 13MP rear with F2.2, Sony BSI, AF with FLASH & 5MP front with Fixed Focus
Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 400
Memory: 2GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage, microSD card slot
Other features: GPS, WI-FI 802.11a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.0, DLNA, WI-FI Display, Gestures, Infrared remote control
Sensors: Accelerometer, Proximity, Ambient Light, Compass, Gyro