Back-to-school promotions are popping up like mushrooms across carriers and retailers who use this powerful tool to woo potential customers to buy a new phone. If indeed you need one but your budget won’t allow you to go crazy with high-end specification, Cricket Wireless might have something you will like. The ZTE Grand X has just been added to the portfolio and is now available in carrier’s store and online. The phone costs just $99 with a $50 mail-in rebate and obviously doesn’t require a contract.
Cricket Wireless offer a ZTE Grand X
The ZTE Grand X for Cricked Wireless is a pretty modest device both in terms of design and specs. Its rounded corners might be especially appreciated by users who carry their phones in a pocket as square corners tend to catch on fabric. Other than that, the design language is simple and unassuming.
As for hardware, the ZTE Grand X features a 5-inch display making it an interesting options for users who want a phone with large display. Moreover, the screen is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass which is another big plus. Under the hood the handset has a 1.2 GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor and is equipped with a 5-megapixel main camera with LED flash and a 1-megapixel front-facing camera for selfies and video chatting. It also offers TruMedia surround sound.
The Grand X is powered by 2,300 mAh battery which should provide long usage time. Thanks to Qualcomm Quick Charge 1.0 technology you will be able to charge the handset up to 40% faster than conventional technology which means less time charging and more time being productive, playing games and listening to music.
The list of specs speaks for itself – the ZTE Grand X is not for power users. It might be, however, a good choice for those who want a decent smartphone without contract and at an affordable price. The phone is available with unlimited plans starting at $35 per month after $5 Auto Pay credit Any potential buyers out there?
more info: Cricket