ZTE stood out of the crowd at IFA 2014, by launching two carbon fiber phones, the ZTE Blade Vec 3G and Vec 4G model. They also debuted the lower end and lower cost Kis 3 Max model, that’s shown below.
ZTE Blade Vec 4G and 3G feature 7.8 mm thick chassis covered in carbon fiber. The 4G unit has a Snapdragon 400 quad core 1.5 GHz processor, 1 GB of RAM and an 8 or 13 MP camera, depending on the region it’s sold in. There’s a 1 or 2 MP front camera and support for Cat 4 LTE connectivity, as well as WiFi and Bluetooth 4.0. Other specs include 16 GB of storage, a microSD card slot and this product is priced at 230 euros.
ZTE Blade Vec 3G goes for 180 euros and has FM radio, unlike the 4G unit. It relies on a quad core MediaTek chipset, 1 GB of RAM and Android 4.4. Its main camera is an 8 MP shooter, while the front one is a 5 MP unit. There’s 8 GB of storage, microSD and WiFi. ZTE Kis 3 Max has a 4.5 inch FWVGA display, with TN matrix, Android 4.4.2 and a dual core MediaTek processor, plus 512 MB of RAM.
The price is 100 euros.