ZTE has official announced a new smartphone today. Launched Star 2, the successor to its Star 1 smartphone unveiled back in April this year. Its features goes beyond what we’ve seen getting certified for sale in China by TENAA. Design front, it’s very much close to its predecessor. Full details right after this break!
Key specs of the new Star 2 would be its extensive voice control support. It’s not only an app, but you can do lot more stuff just by voice power. Opening, existing, and switching between apps, snapping pictures, playing music, and many more only through voice support.
The voice control system on the ZTE Star 2 is active even when the phone is not connected to the Internet, and with ZTE boasting that it has a response time of 1.2 seconds and a 90% success rate even in noisy environments. For example, if you lift the phone to your ear, it will ask you who do you want to make call. Isn’t it interesting?
Hardware-wise, the ZTE’s new Star 2 comes with a 5-inch Full HD 1920 x 1080p OGS (One Glass Solution) display.Sporting a 13-megapixel primary camera it brings dual-LED flash integration, as well its 5MP front-facing camera gets wide-angle shootout. Running the show would be the Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 chipset clocked at 2.3GHz quad-core CPU, paired with 2GB of RAM, and also includes a 16GB of built-in storage with expandable microSD card support as well. Notably, the single speaker on the device is not on the front or the back, but on the left side.
More off, the ZTE Star 2 supports 4G LTE networks on the go, and packs a 2,300mAh battery. It runs on Android 4.4 KitKat with the Chinese company’s MiFavor 3.0 UI on top. Best part in the handset is, it’s 6.9mm thin, and has a glass back and an aluminum frame covered the edges.
The ZTE Star 2 is priced at CNY 2,499, which costs around $402 or €327, respectively with the best voice recognition system on board.