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ZTE Announces New Blade Vantage 2 and Availability at Verizon Stores Nationwide

ZTE Blade Vantage 2 (Photo: Business Wire)

RICHARDSON, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--

The Blade Vantage’s prepaid successor runs on Verizon Wireless

ZTE Corporation, a leading global provider of telecommunications, enterprise and consumer technology solutions for the mobile Internet, today announced that the Blade Vantage 2 will be available for purchase in participating Verizon stores across the U.S., and operate on Verizon’s nationwide network.

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For only $59.99, the Blade Vantage 2 features a 5” full-wide video graphics array (FWVGA) 960x480 screen with an 18:9 ratio, optimizing the display for maximum comfort that makes messaging, social media browsing, and video viewing an immersive and enjoyable experience.

“At ZTE, we value affordability and accessibility. We’re excited to team up with Verizon on the new ZTE Blade Vantage 2 and bring this great device to participating Verizon stores,” said Brad Li, CEO of ZTE USA. “The ZTE Blade Vantage 2 offers all the essential smartphone features at an unbeatable price—because everyone deserves a chance to buy a phone they love.”

Quad-core Processor, Ample Storage and Long-Lasting Battery

The MediaTek processor allows multiple apps to run simultaneously, providing the freedom to complete everyday tasks while maintaining top performance. This responsive quad-core processor enables users to multi-task seamlessly. The device runs on Android 9 for smooth performance.

With 16GB of internal memory, an external storage that’s expandable up to 256GB, and a removable 2,050mAh battery, the phone is designed to support ample run-time and storage space.

Multi-Media and Entertainment Features

The Blade Vantage 2 offers a 2MP front camera and 5MP rear camera as well as 2 mic noise cancellation and a 3.5mm headphone jack. The phone comes with several preloaded Google apps including: Calculator, Calendar, Chrome, Clock, Contacts, Drive, Duo, Gmail, Google, Search+Assistant, Message+, Maps, Photos, Play Movies & TV, Play Music, Play Store, Phone, YouTube.

Pricing and Availability

The Blade Vantage 2 is priced at only $59.99 and works seamlessly in over 200 countries. The new device can be purchased at participating Verizon locations, ZTE USA’s online store, and on Verizon’s website.

About ZTE

ZTE is a provider of advanced telecommunications systems, mobile devices, and enterprise technology solutions to consumers, carriers, companies and public sector customers. As part of ZTE’s strategy, the company is committed to providing customers with integrated end-to-end innovations to deliver excellence and value as the telecommunications and information technology sectors converge. Listed in the stock exchanges of Hong Kong and Shenzhen (H share stock code: 0763.HK / A share stock code: 000063.SZ), ZTE sells its products and services in more than 160 countries.

About Verizon

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ), headquartered in New York City, generated revenues of $130.9 billion in 2018. The company operates America’s most awarded wireless network and the nation’s premier all-fiber network, and delivers integrated solutions to businesses worldwide. With brands like Yahoo, TechCrunch and HuffPost, the company’s media group helps consumers stay informed and entertained, communicate and transact, while creating new ways for advertisers and partners to connect. Verizon’s corporate responsibility prioritizes the environmental, social and governance issues most relevant to its business and impact to society.

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