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CES 2013: ZTE unveils new quad-core 4G smartphone

CES 2013: ZTE unveils new quad-core 4G smartphone
Daniel Gumble


Networks / 4G / January 9th 2013 at 4:44PM

Flagship Grand S handset is the world's thinnest smartphone with a five-inch screen.

ZTE has become the latest handset manufacturer to introduce a new smartphone at CES 2013, with its new flagship 4G Grand S model debuting in Las Vegas.

Due to go on sale during the first quarter of 2013, the Grand S has only been confirmed for release in China.

The 4G handset, which runs Android Jelly Bean, boasts a five-inch screen and features a Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro 1.7GHz quad-core processor. It also comes with a 13-megapixel camera and 2-megapixel front facing camera.

Meanwhile, at just 6.9mm thick, ZTE claims that the Grand S is the world's thinnest quad-core smartphone with a five-inch screen.

Kan Yulun, corporate vice president of ZTE and chief technical officer of its mobile device division, said: “The ZTE Grand S gives our customers the latest in technology, functionality and style. We understand that today’s consumers call for advanced features and state-of-the-art multimedia options in their handsets. The ZTE Grand S confidently addresses those demands. It is fitting that we can announce the world debut of the ZTE Grand S at CES 2013, the world’s largest annual innovation event.”

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