Considered one of the largest prepaid service providers Boost Mobile has just expanded its smartphone stable by another affordable device. Called ZTE Tempo, the phone offers a compact design and LTE connectivity for just $69.99. As always with the Sprint-owned prepaid subsidiary you don’t need to bind yourself with a long term contract to grab the phone at this price.
ZTE launched a new affordable handset on Boost Mobile prepaid network. For less than $70, the ZTE Tempo offers a Marshmallow experience and ultra-fast LTE speeds.
As the price suggests, costing just $69.99 without contract, the ZTE Tempo won’t be a high-end device. But it doesn’t mean that it won’t gain loyal fans. Just the opposite, if to believe the rumors the phone is selling like hot cakes. No wonder since ZTE marketing campaign says that the ZTE Tempo combines modern technology with an old-school pricing.
Through modern technology ZTE understands a device packed with a pretty small as for current standards 4.5-inch TFT screen panel and a 2,200 mAh battery promised to keep the phone alive for a whole day full of calling and texting. Driven by a Snapdragon 210 chipset housing a quad-core Cortex-A7 processor clocked at 1.1GHz and paired with 1GB RAM the phone delivers pure Android 6.0 Marshmallow, which is a really nice OS choice as for such a cheap handset.
Meanwhile, the Adreno 304 GPU takes charge of graphics. Another surprise may be the fact that the ZTE Tempo is an LTE-capable device supporting more LTE bands than a majority of smartphones sold by the carrier, which is still a rarity in this price sector. Moving on, when it comes to the optics department, the phone offers a 5MP primary rear camera and a 2MP front snapper.
As for the Boost Mobile deal, available in blue the ZTE Tempo may be yours for just $69.99 upfront with no strings attached. As for plans, for $50 Boost Mobiles gives you unlimited text, talk and data including free music and video streaming. If you opt for something less expensive, Boost Mobile plans start at $30 per month. Anyone interested?