Chine mobile maker ZTE has announced today its partnership with Nvidia to bring the first super phones of 2013 powered by Nvidia Tegra 4 mobile processor which features 72 custom GPU Cores, Quad-Core Cortex-A15 CPU, Icera i500 LTE chipset for high performance, power efficiency and fast 4G networking. First such smartphone will be launched in China by the end of the first half of 2013.
“This is a clear demonstration of ZTE’s ability to quickly develop, and bring to market, market-leading devices running the industry’s latest technologies,” said Mr. He Shiyou, ZTE EVP and Head of the Terminal Division.
Thanks to the processor’s 72 custom NVIDIA GeForce cores and quad-core ARM Cortex-A15 CPU ZTE devices will be able to deliver ultra-fast web browsing, fast Android app load time, more realistic gaming experiences and great battery life.
ZTE and NVIDIA are also planning a new LTE flagship phone using the Icera i500 LTE chipset which will enable worldwide 4G LTE voice and data support.
“We’re proud to continue our pioneering partnership with NVIDIA and are looking forward to offering more Tegra-powered devices, which are defining a new generation of phones offering premium mobile computing experiences,” said Mr. He. “Our Tegra 4 smartphones will provide full HD entertainment and multimedia experiences that consumers will love.”