Though the ZTE ZMax has some design flaws, they're minor enough to overlook if you want an incredibly inexpensive phablet off-contract.
Though it doesn't have LTE and takes unimpressive photos, the LG Optimus L90 remains a worthy midrange contender that you should look at if you're on a budget.
The Personal CellSpot is an all-around excellent home Wi-Fi router with no monthly fees that also works very well with Wi-Fi calling.
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T-Mobile's ZTE ZMax may have a big 5.7-inch touchscreen, but its off-contract price is affordably small.
If you went the prepaid route and ordered T-Mobile's no-contract iPhone 6, you may have no idea what to do once it arrives.
The off-contract ZTE ZMax is equipped with an 8-megapixel camera, Android 4.4, and an expansive 5.7-inch LCD screen.
The carrier launches a new tool aimed at enabling Wi-Fi calling in places where network coverage is spotty.
CNET editor Dong Ngo tried and failed miserably to sound better using the T-Mobile Personal CellSpot with Wi-Fi calling, but he found it an outstanding deal anyway.
T-Mobile CEO John Legere is known for speaking his mind and swearing. When CNET's Roger Cheng challenged him to a word association game, Legere kept his opinions to one word but still managed to throw some punches.
The T-Mobile 768 is a good option for those with modest needs and budgets, but don't expect anything more than making calls.