The ZTE Grand X Max will arrive at Cricket stores and on Cricket’s website this Friday, October 10, for $199.99 without a commitment.
ZTE launched latest phablet Powering the phablet is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 chipset with a 1.2GHz quad-core CPU and 1GB of RAM. It helps run Android 4.4 KitKat nicely with Evernote, Amazon and KingSoft Office apps pre-loaded.
The Grand XMax Cricket phablet features a 3200mAh battery and weighs 171 grams. Strangely ZTE states the battery is going to be good for only 6.5 hours of 3G talk time or 860 hours of stand-by. In terms of connectivity, the phone also offers Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n and Bluetooth 4.0.
At the back side , there’s an 8MP camera capable of shooting just 720p video. camera also has features an LED flash. There’s also a 1MP front-facing camera for selfies and video chat. Happily, the phablet rocks a microSD card slot to complement the 8GB of internal storage.
This is full press release
ZTE Grand™ X Max Debuts at Cricket Wireless
Quad-core processor and 6-inch high definition screen gives Fall TV fanatics something to smile about
Atlanta, GA., October 7, 2014 – Cricket Wireless announces the launch of its second phablet, the ZTE Grand X Max. Priced at $199.99, the ZTE Grand X Max will be available in Cricket stores nationwide and HYPERLINK “ting October 10th. Whether you’re an on-the-go mom, a super social user, a business user, or a value seeker wanting the advantages of a larger smartphone, this is the device for you.
Just in time for the fall TV season, the ZTE Grand X Max comes equipped with a 6-inch high definition screen and a quad-core processor that delivers a powerful streaming experience, allowing users to watch football or their favorite prime time television series on-the-go with ease.
The phablet comes pre-loaded with HYPERLINK “” Peel Smart Remote, the ultimate entertainment companion that personalizes TV recommendations based on viewing habits and can be paired with your home entertainment system or mobile device.
In addition, users will have access to other useful apps like Kindle, Evernote and Kingsoft Office, along with many more in the Google Play Store. Other features are:
- Large 3,200 mAh battery with Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 1.0 for less time charging and more time doing
- Up to 8 GB internal storage and additional memory up to 32 GB via microSD
- 8 MP auto-focus camera with LED flash and HD video
- 1MP front facing camera for selfies and video chat
- Qualcomm Snapdragon™ 1.2 GHz quad-core processor for faster productivity, content streaming and gaming
- Android KitKat 4.4 operating system with the tools to help keep your mobile life organized
For people seeking even more fall deals, Cricket continues to offer a $100 bill credit** to customers who make the switch from any from T-Mobile and MetroPCS to Cricket Wireless through October 19. In addition, to help satisfy the demand for high-speed data Cricket’s Basic, Smart and Pro plans now offer, for a limited time, the same low plan prices with even more high-speed data access***.
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