Say hello to the ZTE Grand S

LAS VEGAS--Equipped with a 1.7GHz quad-core Snapdragon processor and a full HD 5-inch screen, ZTE's venture into the high-end begins in earnest with its Grand S. Read editors' take
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Minty colors

The Grand S comes in two finishes: matte and gloss. The matte is available in black and white, while the gloss includes colors like red, yellow, pink, and mint (pictured on the right). Read editors' take
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Snapping a picture

The handset sports a 13-megapixel camera that's capable of shooting 1080p video. On the front is a 2-megapixel camera. Read editors' take
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Jelly Blean, please

The smartphone runs on Android Jelly Bean and will be available in China starting the end of Q1 or the beginning of Q2 at the latest. Read editors' take
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Thin on the side

The device has a unibody design, rendering the 1,780mAh battery irreplaceable, and a thin 6.9mm profile. Read editors' take
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Quad-core CPU

Powering the Grand S is a 1.7GHz quad-core processor. Read editors' take
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Asking for a MiFavor

ZTE included its user interface, MiFavor, overlaid on the Android OS. Read editors' take
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