Quad-core Tegra 3-based ZTE Era smartphone makes its debut at MWC


Chinese vendor ZTE, announces first Quad-core Android smartphone – ZTE Era only 7.8mm thin at the annual Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.

ZTE Era has a 4.3-inch qHD (960x540p), powered by NVIDIA’s Tegra 3 unique 4-Plus-1 1.3GHz Quad-core processor, also features NVIDIA Icera 450 HSPA+ modem, an 8MP camera on the back, comes with 8GB of built-in memory storage which is easily expandable via a microSD slot, NFC, DLNA, 4G Lte, Dolby sound and Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sanwich as the OS of choice.

“In 2012, ZTE products will be building up from the low-middle end of the market into the middle-high end, with the ZTE Era being the best example of that development,” Mr. He Shiyou said.

“We will continue our long-standing cooperation with operators around the world, but we will also continue to build our distributor channels (both ODM and OEM), and we will be focusing our marketing in particular on the high-end markets of Europe, America, Japan and China.”

In terms of availability ZTE Era arrives in Europe and China in the second quarter of 2012.