Now official: ZTE Anthem 4G LTE for MetroPCS, and ZTE Blade III

ZTE has officially acknowledged the existence of Anthem 4G LTE, an Android handset that will be released in the US by MetroPCS. The Chinese company says the Anthem is its first LTE smartphone for North America. It’s got a 4.3-inch display, micro HDMI, 5 Megapixel rear camera, a dual-core Snapdragon S3 MSM8660 processor clocked at 1.2GHz, 512MB of RAM, 4GB of on-board memory, and a 1,780 mAh battery. The doleful part of the news is that ZTE mentions Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread as… Read more

MetroPCS launches LG Motion 4G MS770, shows off Samsung Galaxy S III and other LTE smartphones

What you’re seeing above is the LG Motion 4G MS770, the newest LTE handset announced by MetroPCS. The Motion 4G is the carrier’s first Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich device, as well as its third LTE smartphone from LG, after the LG Esteem and LG Connect 4G. The new handset will be available for just $149.99 starting “this week”. It will come with a 3.5-inch HVGA Gorilla Glass display, LG QuickMemo, Dolby Mobile surround sound, HDMI Mirroring / DLNA SmartShare,… Read more

New Orange Dublin Android smartphone made by ZTE coming soon

We’ve received details about an unannounced Android smartphone that’s going to be released by Orange in the UK. The handset is called Orange Dublin, and is manufactured by ZTE — known for making quite many devices for Orange until now, including the San Francisco, and the Monte Carlo. We have a press image of the Orange Dublin, and we know it features HSDPA. Sadly, other specifications haven’t been provided. Our source tells us the handset will probably run Android 2.3 Gingerbread… Read more