Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2013 is just round the corner and most
handset companies are looking to put their best foot forward. The
Chinese smartphone maker ZTE is no different in this regards.
company has issued invites to the event and has mentioned two twitter
hashtags to follow - #ZTEGrandMemo and #ZTEMozilla. This is clear
indication that these smartphones we will get a dekho at this device
MWC. There are also speculations being made that this smartphone may be
called the ZTE Mozilla.
There were reports earlier as well that
suggested ZTE may launch a Firefox-based smartphone for the European
market in the first quarter of 2013. There are no details available on
the specifications of this smartphone.
Mozilla gave a sneak peek
at two Firefox OS-based Keon and Peak smartphones. Firefox OS is an
open-source mobile operating system that will be competing with Apple's
iOS, Google's Android, Microsoft's Windows Phone and the recently
launched BlackBerry 10.
Apart from the Mozilla smartphone, ZTE
will also be showing off Grand Memo smartphone at MWC. ZTE Grand Memo
sports a 5.7-inch screen with 720p display, 1.7 GHz quad-core processor,
a 13-megapixel rear camera and runs Android 4.1.2 (Jelly Bean). It has a
8mm thick body and is expected to come with a "one-hand" T9 keyboard.
This smartphone was teased at an event in Hong Kong on January 30, 2013.
recently announced the 8-inch V81 tablet. This tablet has a resolution
of 1024x768 pixels and is powered by 1.4GHz dual-core processor with 1GB
of RAM and 4GB of internal storage. It runs on Android 4.1 (Jelly
Bean). V81 tablet has 2-megapixel rear snapper and 0.3-megapixel on
front. It comes with a 3700mAh battery. The company has not shared the
pricing and availability of V81 tablet.