ZTE Open C Arrives With The Latest Version of FireFox OS.
ZTE has recently announced that Open C, The world’s first smartphone to be powered by the latest version of Firefox OS, is currently on sale on eBay US, Uk, Germany and Global Buying Hub sites, delivering consumers worldwide with an improved user experience and superior value.
“eBay, with its 145 million active buyers around the world, is uniquely positioned to help Chinese brands such as ZTE reach global consumers directly and expand worldwide.”
The ZTE Open C offers the user a smooth intuitive design sophisticated equipped with features including a 4-inch screen and a 1.2GHz dual-core Qualcomm processor based on the A7 architecture. It’s the very first smartphone to be shipped with the latest version of Firefox OS, arriving with performance improvements, enhanced messaging and multimedia capabilities to first time smartphone users at an affordable price. The ZTE Open C has been priced for a total of $99.99, an is currently available to eBay users based in the US, Uk, Germany, Russia and more than 20 other European countries.
“We are excited to work together with Mozilla and eBay to offer the ZTE Open C to consumers globally, following our successful collaboration last year,” said Adam Zeng, CEO of ZTE Mobile Devices. “ZTE will continue to make a comprehensive range of innovative devices available to appeal to consumers who demand great user experience and performance, at different price points.”
During August 2013, ZTE and eBay had collaborated to Launch the ZTE Open, The world’s first smartphone powered by Firefox OS, directly to the first time smartphone customers market around the globe. The ZTE Open managed to sell out in only three days after its launching.
The latest versions of Firefox OS offers many new features, which include, better email functionality with POP3 support, enhanced MMS capabilities, direct music player access from the lock screen or notification bar, improved sorting of Gallery media to make it much easier to find photos and advanced Bluetooth sharing to allow multiple files to be transferred at the same time. User will also be able to go where they want to much faster with enhanced scrolling performance and system application startup times.
“We are pleased that ZTE is delivering another Firefox OS device, building on the success of the ZTE Open,” said Dr. Li Gong, Mozilla Chief Operating Officer. “The ZTE Open C is an amazing experience for first time smartphone buyers.”
“We’re excited that ZTE has again decided to debut its OPEN C on eBay,” said John Lin, CEO of eBay Greater China, “eBay, with its 145 million active buyers around the world, is uniquely positioned to help Chinese brands such as ZTE reach global consumers directly and expand worldwide.