RICHARDSON, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ZTE USA, the fourth largest smartphone supplier in the U.S.*, today announced the ZTE Tempo Go is the first Android Oreo (Go edition) smartphone utilizing the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Mobile Platform available for consumers. Providing an optimized experience with Android Oreo (Go edition), the ZTE Tempo Go is sold unlocked for GSM/UMTS/LTE networks and is available online at www.zteusa.com/TempoGo for $79.99.
“Offering the first Android Oreo (Go edition) smartphone based on the Snapdragon Mobile Platform continues to showcase how we keep the consumer at the heart of everything we do,” said Jeff Yee, VP of Product Strategy and Marketing at ZTE Mobile Devices. “The ZTE Tempo Go will provide consumers with an optimized, powerful Android experience designed to allow them to do more on an entry-level smartphone than ever thought before.”
“We are excited to work with ZTE and implement Android Oreo (Go edition) within our Snapdragon 210 Mobile Platform, as it means consumers get the reliability and security of an Android operating system without compromising on the experience, performance and capability on an affordable, excellent smartphone,” said Nancy Fares, Vice President of Product Management, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
Utilizing the Snapdragon 210 Mobile Platform and incorporating 8GB of storage, the ZTE Tempo Go will take full advantage of Android Oreo (Go edition) and its features. Along with more available storage, better performance, data saving capabilities and more, consumers now receive Google Assistant Go, giving them the ability to ask questions and receive help throughout the day. Also, with Android Oreo (Go edition), a custom version of Google Play will be integrated within, allowing users to download any app, and also highlights apps optimized for the Tempo Go.
For under $80, the ZTE Tempo Go provides the perfect complement of technologies and features, which also include a 5MP rear and 2MP front camera and a 2,200mAh battery that can last all day. For full list of phone specifications and features visit www.zteusa.com/TempoGo.
*Counterpoint, Q3 2017
About ZTE USA
ZTE USA (www.zteusa.com), 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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