ZTE launches a mid-range phablet, the Grand XMaxphablet priced at $199.99

ZTE launches a mid-range phablet, the Grand XMaxphablet priced at $199.99

ZTE has launched a smartphone, the Grand XMax on Cricket Wireless in the US, priced at $199.99 (approximately Rs. 12,000). It will be made available starting October 10.

The ZTE Grand XMax features a massive 6-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) display, and is powered by a 1.2GHz quad-core Snapdragon 400 processor coupled with 1GB of RAM.

The handset sports an 8-megapixel autofocus rear camera with LED flash, while there is a 1-megapixel front-facing camera also onboard. It comes with 8GB of internal storage, which is further expandable via microSD card (unspecified maximum supported capacity).

The phablet offers single-SIM ZTE support, packs a 3200mAh battery, runs the recent Android 4.4 KitKat out of the box, measures 7.8mm thick, and weighs 171 grams.

On the connectivity front, the ZTE Grand XMax includes 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS/ A-GPS. Last month, at an event in New York, the company launched a big sized smartphone, the ZMax for T-Mobile.

The ZTE ZMax features a 5.7-inch TFT LCD display with a 720×1280 pixel resolution, protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3, and powered by a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 (MSM8926) processor.

It comes with 2GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage, and support microSD card (up to 32GB). The ZTE ZMax sports an 8-megapixel autofocus rear camera with LED flash, while also houses a 1.6-megapixel front-facing camera.

Regarding the global release of the ZTE Grand XMax, company has not said anything.