Conclusion: The ZTE Grand X hits big, but misses big too. In its favour, there's a 1GHz dual-core Tegra 2 processor which handles games better than other phones in the price bracket, showcased by the great qHD display. It also packs a relatively stock version of Ice Cream Sandwich.
Pros: Great gaming experience, Sharp screen, Relatively stock Android
Cons: Build feels hollow, Camera under-performs, Occasional stability issues
Excerpt: With an Nvidia Tegra 2 processor and an almost entirely stock Android 4.0 ROM, the Grand X is ZTE’s new flagship device. It’s something of a milestone for the Chinese manufacturer, previously known for producing bottom-dollar semi-smartphones and white-label, carrier-branded devices such as Orange’s...
Conclusion: The ZTE Grand X offers a dual-core processor, large screen and Ice Cream Sandwich -- all good things from a midrange Android. But that unresponsive screen, so-so camera and unimpressive battery life show that there's some work to do for ZTE to hold its own against the big boys.
Pros: Fast dual-core processor, Ice Cream Sandwich, large, detailed screen
Cons: Screen could be more sensitive, battery life not great
Excerpt: The handset is set to retail for £190 on pay as you go, despite having an Nvidia Tegra 2 chip and a 4.3in qHD screen, so we took some hands-on time to see if this could be the phone to help ZTE to become the world's third most popular phone maker.
Excerpt: Two things are clear in the world of smartphones: ZTE is serious about breaking out of China and Intel is serious about breaking into mobile devices. It's no surprise, then, to see the ZTE Grand X IN.
Excerpt: The new ZTE Grand X is the first genuinely powerful phone we have seen from the traditionally budget manufacturer. Priced at £189 handset only, or £32 a month from Virgin media, it is an affordable way of getting hold of Ice Cream Sandwich.
Excerpt: ZTE Grand X IN er den første telefonen i Norge med Intel-brikkesett. Vi snakker om en 1,6 GHz prosessor med ekstern grafikkakselerator på 400 MHz. Telefonen er markedsført som en spilltelefon.