ZTE’s Grand S™ Makes A Grand Entrance In The U.S.

276627_254744021212974_3043364_nZTE USA, the world’s fastest-growing smartphone provider, announced the U.S. pricing and availability of the award-winning Grand S, a beautifully-crafted smartphone decorated with the 2013 iF International Design Award.

First introduced globally at CES 2013, the 0.27-inch Grand S is ZTE’s slimmest smartphone available in the United States, and is compatible for use with GSM/UMTS carriers. The phone is now available for preorder, with an MSRP of $399.99, through Amazon and other channels.8992134

With a large, eye-catching five-inch display and 13 megapixel camera, the Grand S caters to design-conscious consumer by providing the perfect combination of aesthetics and technology. Its quad-core 1.5 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro processor and use of several MiFavor applications designed by ZTE provide the brains behind the elegant uni-body design, capturing true user demands.

For many consumers, technology and design are inseparable. Higher-end smartphones must be both physically and emotionally compelling, and the Grand S offers this winning combination of form and function,” said Lixin Cheng, Chairman and CEO of ZTE USA. “We’ve been looking forward to bringing the Grand S to the U.S. since we announced the device at CES. Our goal is to launch more products like this in the future.

ZTE Grand S technical specifications include:

  • OS: Android 4.1 Jelly Bean
  • Display: 5″ FHD (1920 x 1080), 440 ppi with scratch-resistant glass
  • Processor: Qualcomm® Snapdragon S4 Pro processor with 1.5 GHz  uad-core CPUs
  • Camera: 13 megapixels AF with Flash, Front 2 megapixels FF
  • Battery: 1780 mAH
  • Dimensions: 5.59″ x 2.72″ x 0.27″
  • Memory: 16GB in ROM, 2 GB in RAM