Tuesday, 28 February 2012

ZTE Kis

The ZTE Kis is a candybar Android 2.3 smartphone with a 3.5-inch color display and all the goodies courtesy of the operating system.



ZTE Kis specifications

Pros

No pros

Cons

  • Too little RAM memory (256 MB RAM)
  • Low-resolution camera (3.2 megapixels)
  • The camera lacks autofocus
  • Lacks a standard (3.5mm) headphones jack
  • Lacks an ambient light sensor for automatic screen brightness adjustment

Design

  • Device type:
    • Smart phone
  • OS:
    • Android (2.3.5)
  • Form factor:
    • Candybar
  • Dimensions:
    • 4.51 x 2.46 x 0.45 (114.5 x 62.5 x 11.5 mm)

Display

  • Physical size:
    • 3.50 inches
  • Resolution:
    • 320 x 480 pixels
  • Pixel density:
    • 165 ppi
  • Touchscreen:
      • Capacitive, Multi-touch
  • Features:
    • Proximity sensor

Hardware

  • System chip:
    • Qualcomm MSM7225A
  • Processor:
    • Single core, 800 MHz
  • System memory:
    • 256 MB RAM
  • Built-in storage:
    • 200 MB
  • Storage expansion:
    • Slot Type:
      • microSD, microSDHC
    • Maximum card size:
      • 32 GB

Camera

  • Camera:
      • 3.2 megapixels
    • Features:
      • Geo tagging
  • Camcorder:
      • Yes

Multimedia

  • Music player:
    • Filter by:
      • Album, Artist, Playlists
    • Features:
      • Album art cover, Background playback
  • Radio:
      • FM
  • YouTube player:
    • Yes

Internet browsing

  • Browser:
      • Yes
    • Supports:
      • HTML
  • Built-in online services support:
    • YouTube (upload), Picasa

Technology

  • Satellite system:
    • GPS
  • Navigation:
    • Yes

Phone features

  • Phonebook:
    • Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID
  • Organizer:
    • Calendar, Alarm, Calculator
  • Messaging:
    • SMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input
  • E-mail:
      • IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Push e-mail

Connectivity

  • Bluetooth:
      • Yes
  • Wi-Fi:
      • Yes
  • USB:
      • USB 2.0
    • Connector:
      • microUSB
    • Features:
      • Mass storage device, USB charging
    • Computer sync, OTA sync

Other features

  • Notifications:
    • Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Silent mode
  • Sensors:
      • Accelerometer
    • Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Availability

  • Officially announced:
    • 22 Feb 2012