U. S. Cellular and ZTE have come together again with another new Android smart phone after the Windows Phone smart phone, Render that the wireless carrier started offering sometime back. The new Android smart phone that is up for sale is the ZTE Director, and budget Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich smart phone which you can get for as low as $0.01, which is literally free. But yes, you need to get the two year contract with U. S. Cellular for this.
The ZTE Director is like the ideal smart phone who are looking for a budget smart phone for less price, yet have the ability to run most of the new apps available in the Android Play Store, which include the Google developed, Google Chrome for Android browser. So, what all do you get for the $0.01 that you pay? Well, to begin with, you get the two year contract with U. S. Cellular.
The smart phone, the ZTE Director, comes with a 3.5 inch touch screen with a resolution of 480 x 320 pixels. The smart phone has a very basic 1GHz Qualcomm MSM7626A processor, which is accompanied by 512 MB of RAM. This again, is very basic and entry level in the Android world today. There is a 3 mega pixel camera on the back of the smart phone, which is capable of recording videos as well, and comes with an LED flash. To store all the user data on the smart phone, there is 4 GB of storage on board. This can be extended with the use of a microSD card using the microSD card slot on the smart phone. On the connectivity front, the smart phone comes with EV-DO Rev. A.
If you do not want the two year contract with the carrier and want to go pre paid, then you can get the same ZTE Director smart phone was an increased price tag of $99.99. And if you do not want any kind of contracts and just want the smart phone unlocked, the retail price of the smart phone is $199.99. More info at the source link.
Source: Phone Dog