The ZTE ZMAX™ 2 Smartphone Now Unlocked Delivers Incredible Value Under $200 with No-Contract

For anyone looking for the best smartphone under $200 this holiday season, the ZTE ZMAX 2 is simply incredible for the price

RICHARDSON, Texas--()--ZTE USA, the fourth largest smartphone supplier in the U.S. and second largest in the no-contract market*, announced the best-selling ZTE ZMAX™ 2 smartphone will now be available unlocked. Due to increasing consumer demand for affordable, unlocked smartphones, ZTE is now offering the ZMAX 2 directly to consumers, which will work across several carriers with no-contract options. Originally priced at $179.98, for a limited time only this holiday season, consumers can get the ZTE ZMAX 2 for $129.98** (plus tax) at It has never been a better time to buy a smartphone.

“Unlocked smartphones in the United States have been growing rapidly in recent years as more consumers experience the benefits of affordable, no-contract options. It is a demand that no vendor or operator can afford to ignore,” said Lixin Cheng, CEO and chairman of ZTE USA. “As an experienced leader in delivering premium features at an affordable price, we’ve made the ZMAX 2 one of the best smartphones you can get for less than $200 by offering tremendous value.”

Different from the rest of the pack

What makes the ZMAX 2 stand out among unlocked phones under $200 is a 3,000 mAh battery that supports 17 hours of talk time, Dolby Audio speakers, a 5.5 inch HD display, and up to 32GB of storage. With a performance that stands against higher-end phones, a premium design, and quality materials, ZTE proves through the ZMAX 2 that premium can be affordable.

Why unlocked might work for you

If you want the flexibility to move between carrier plans whenever you want, an unlocked device allows you to decide how and when you do that. The ZTE ZMAX 2 will work across several GSM network carriers so you can decide which one works best for you.

Key phone features include:

  • 16GB internal storage and up to 32GB of expandable memory
  • 3,000 mAh battery
  • 5.5" HD touchscreen display
  • 8MP rear-camera and 2MP front-camera
  • Android 5.1 operating system
  • Dolby Audio Speakers

*Strategy Analytics, North America Handset Vendor Market Share, Q2 2015
**Offer valid Nov. 23 to Nov. 30


ZTE USA (, headquartered in Richardson, Texas, is a subsidiary of ZTE Corporation, a global provider of mobile devices, telecommunication systems, and enterprise solutions. Operating since 1998, ZTE USA is dedicated to making cost-efficient, quality communication technology accessible to all. ZTE is ranked by independent industry analysts as the fourth-largest supplier of mobile devices in the U.S. overall, and second-largest supplier of prepaid devices.

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Jeffrey Norris, 816-550-7764


Jeffrey Norris, 816-550-7764