ZTE has launched its latest flagship smartphone- ZTE Star 2 in China. The highlight of this smartphone is its unique voice control feature which lets the users perform various tasks through their voice input without pressing any button. With the voice control feature, users can unlock the device, make phone calls, take pictures, go to and exit from apps, play music and so on.
This smartphone is powered by 2.3 GHz Quad-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor coupled with 2 GB of RAM and runs on Android 4.4 operating system with MiFavor 3.0 UI. It features a 5 inch display with scratch and damage resistant Gorilla Glass 3 protection. For storage purpose it comes with 16 GB in-built storage.
Other specifications include 13 mega pixel primary camera with dual LED flash, with f/2.0 aperture and a 5 mega pixel front facing camera with f /2.2 aperture. It packs a 2300 mAh battery and supports 4G LTE connectivity. It comes with a more refined driving mode with voice control functions like GPS navigation, call answering, message replying, and music control which ensures a safer and hassle-free driving experience to the users.
Shi Lirong, Executive Director and President of ZTE Corporation, said, “ZTE is pleased to announce the launch of the ZTE Star 2, which offers superior voice control functions that redefine the smartphone experience. Building on the success of Star 1, Star 2 represents the latest product from our biometrics voice integration strategy. ZTE is committed to changing people’s lives and how they interact with mobile devices in the connected world era via mobile broadband internet.”
Key Features & Specs of ZTE Star 2 Smartphone
- Processor: 2.3 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801
- Operating system: Android 4.4 with MiFavor 3.0 UI
- Display: 5 inch with Gorilla Glass 3 protection
- RAM: 2 GB
- ROM: 16 GB
- Rear Camera: 13 mega pixel with dual LED flash
- Front Camera: 5 mega pixel
- Battery: 2300 mAh
- Additional Feature: Voice Controls to manage tasks through users voice
This smartphone comes with a unique voice control feature which makes it stand out in the competition. It will rival with the likes of Huawei, Asus and Xiaomi. One of its rivals, recently launched Huawei Honor 6 Plus which is also available with the same price tag features a 1.8 GHz HiSilicon Kirin K925 Octa-Core processor and Mali T628 GPU paired with 3 GB of RAM. It runs on Android 4.4.2 KitKat operating system with Huawei Emotion 3.0 UI and features a 5.5-inch 1080p display. It comes with 16 GB (3G model) or 32 GB (4G LTE model) of internal storage which is further expandable up to 128 GB and sports it sports dual 8 mega pixel BSI camera with dual LED flash rear camera while the front camera is 5 mega pixel.
Pricing and Availability
This smartphone is available for sale in China at price tag of 2,499 Yuan while its availability and pricing for other markets has not been revealed yet. We will update you with more details as soon as more information pops up. Stay tuned with us.
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