Purple haze

The ZTE C78 sports an eye-catching purple skin.
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On display

The C78's display is bright, but graphics weren't terribly sharp.
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From behind

The C78 has a ribbed pattern on its backside. The camera lens sits at the top end while the speaker rests at the bottom.
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In profile

The C78's left spine holds its volume rocker and headset jack.
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Tap dance

The C78's navigation controls and keypad have an easy-to-use design.
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Show it off

Outside of its purple color, the C78 doesn't have a groundbreaking design. Yet, it has a solid feeling in the hand.
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On the go

The C78 slides easily into a pocket.
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The C78's camera doesn't offer a flash or a self-portrait mirror.
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