Those people on a tight budget yet want the Android experience may want to check out the latest offering over at US Cellular. The carrier is offering the ZTE Director for a penny on contract. While the device does not come with all the bells and whistles of high end Android smartphones it’s definitely a solid choice.
ZTE Director Technical Specifications
- Android Ice Cream Sandwich with 3.5 inch screen
- 1 GHz processor
- 512MB RAM
- 4GB built-in storage with expandable\ memory card slot
- 3 megapixel camera with Video Camcorder
- Battery: 1500mAh
The operating system of choice which is Android Ice Cream Sandwich may be outdated but the 1 GHz processor combined with 512 MB of RAM ensures that everything runs smoothly on the device. Just don’t expect to install any games that are graphics intensive since it will lag or will not run at all.
While the ZE Director may not impress most Android users it makes a great device fro first time Android users .
US Cellular is offering this device with various plans to choose from. You can go as low as $39.99 a month which already 450 minutes or add $10 to this to get unlimited messaging. There’s also the $89.99 monthly plan that already includes unlimited voice and unlimited messaging.
According to Lixin Cheng, CEO, ZTEUSA, and president, North American Region, ZTE “We understand that bringing a stylish, all-purpose smartphone to market at an affordable price point is critical. The new ZTE Director smartphone offers access to popular smartphone features, including fast access to websites, popular games and applications, while keeping price-conscious shoppers in mind. It is an ideal choice for those looking to purchase their first smartphone.”