ZTE to Exhibit Complete Grand Series of Handsets at ITU Telecom World 2012 and GITEX Technology Week

  ZTE to Exhibit Complete Grand Series of Handsets at ITU Telecom World 2012
  and GITEX Technology Week

Grand Era LTE first debut overseas - one of the thinnest LTE devices available

ITU Telecom World 2012 GITEX TECHNOLOGY WEEK 2012

Business Wire

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -- October 14, 2012

ZTE Corporation (“ZTE”) (H share stock code: 0763.HK / A share stock code:
000063.SZ), a publicly-listed global provider of telecommunications equipment,
network solutions and mobile devices, will exhibit its full range of Grand
series handsets at this year’s ITU Telecom World 2012 and GITEX Technology
Week in Dubai.

Key devices to be displayed will be the ZTE Grand Era, Grand Era LTE, Grand X
V970(M) and Grand X LTE (T82), as well as various other devices. The Grand Era
LTE is due to launch in Europe in Q4 2012 and in the Middle East and North
Africa in the first half of 2013, with plans for the Grand X V970(M) to be
available in Saudi Arabia at the end of this year.

The Grand Era LTE, running Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, is the newest
addition to the ZTE Grand series, one of the thinnest dual-core devices on the
market. The Grand Era LTE features 1.5GHz dual core CPU, 1GB of memory and a
multi-touch 4.5-inch 1280x720 Gorilla Glass display on an LTE network
providing a high speed network experience. The Grand Era LTE offers 1780mAh
battery life and high-speed performance. The device features LTE 100M/50M,
with a 1.5Ghz Dual-core processor, high-resolution (4.5inch 1280*720 13
megapixel camera, 1080P video record) and ZTE’s customisable Mi-favor User
Interface. This is the first time the device has been exhibited overseas.

In addition to the Grand series, ZTE will also exhibit the V790 and V889M
handsets, which are already available for commercial use in the Middle East
and African regions. ZTE will also exhibit the full series of ZTE LTE products
including the ZTE Grand Era LTE handset; V96A LTE Tablet; ZTE MF91 LTE UFi
device; ZTE MF28D home gateway; and LTE USB modems MF821 and MF823.

Mr. He Shiyou, ZTE EVP and Head of the Terminal Division said: “ZTE has a lot
of customers in the Middle East and African regions and we want to continue to
expand the support that we provide governments and enterprises in these areas.

“There is a wave of change in the telecommunications industry, with the rapid
expansion of LTE networks in different parts of the world. ZTE is already a
key player in the LTE space and we plan to continue developing more LTE
enabled devices, servicing existing and new customers worldwide, as more
countries roll out LTE networks.”

Grand Era LTE Specifications

             
                  FDD LTE: B3/B7/B20 (1800/2600/800MHz)

Network       UMTS 900/2100 MHz

                  GSM 850/900/1800/1900MHz
Platform      MSM8960
OS            Android ICS
Size          133*66*8.5mm
                  4.5inch, 1280*720, IPS/MVA, 16.7M color
Display      
                  Multi touch Captive, Gorilla Glass
Camera        8M AF with Flash + 1.M FF(720P video)
Battery       1780mAh (internal)
                  5pin Micro USB, 3.5mm Earphone Port,
Interface    
                  Micro SD slot, 2FF USIM slot
Memory        1GB LPDDR2 + 16GB EMMC
                    *GPS with AGPS
                    *WIFI b/g/n, DLNA, WIFI Direct
Features        *Bluetooth 4.0 LE
                    *Accelerometer, Proximity, Ambient Light, Compass, Gyro
                    *Dual MIC noise reduction
                    *MHL

About ZTE

ZTE is a publicly-listed global provider of telecommunications equipment and
network solutions with the most comprehensive product range covering virtually
every telecommunications sector, including wireless, access & bearer, VAS,
terminals and professional services. The company delivers innovative,
custom-made products and services to over 500 operators in more than 140
countries, helping them to meet the changing needs of their customers while
growing revenue. In 2011, ZTE’s revenue increased by 29 per cent to USD13.7
billion. Its overseas operating revenue grew 30 per cent to USD 7.4 billion
during the period, accounting for 54.2 per cent of overall operating revenue.
ZTE commits 10 per cent of its annual revenue to research and development and
has leadership roles in several international bodies devoted to developing
telecommunications industry standards. ZTE is committed to corporate social
responsibility and is a member of the UN Global Compact. The company is
China’s only listed telecom manufacturer that is publicly traded on both the
Hong Kong and Shenzhen Stock Exchanges (H share stock code: 0763.HK / A share
stock code: 000063.SZ). For more information, please visit www.zte.com.cn.

Contact:

ZTE Corporation
Margrete Ma, +86 755 26775207
ma.gaili@zte.com.cn
or
AxiCom
Maria Arbalova, +44 (0)20 8392 4058
Maria.arbalova@axicom.com