ZTE and Boost Mobile have today announced the release of the ZTE Warp Elite. This is the next smartphone to join the Warp family of devices and includes some notable upgrades from the previous ZTE Warp Sync smartphone. These include upgrades to the display as well as the camera abilities of the device. Although, in reality nearly every aspect has been upgraded when compared to the Warp Sync, including the design.
In terms of the specs, the ZTE Warp Elite comes with a 5.5-inch touchscreen display, which is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3 and offers a 1280 x 720 resolution. On the inside, the Warp Elite comes equipped with 2GB RAM and powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 quad-core processor (clocking at 1.2 GHz). In terms of storage, the Warp Elite is equipped with 16GB internal storage as standard, and comes with the option to expand (up to 64GB) thanks to the inclusion of a microSD card slot. Moving to the camera side of things and the Warp Elite comes with a 13-megapixel rear camera which is coupled with a 5-megapixel front facing option. Additional features on offer include a 3,000 mAh battery, 3G, 4G LTE (and Enhanced LTE) support, while the device comes running on Android 5.1 (Lollipop) out of the box.
The ZTE Warp Elite is available from Boost Mobile starting today online and for only $179.99 off-contact. Boost data plans offer a variety of well-priced options include 2GB data for $30 (with Auto Re-boost) or 1GB data for $35. Moving up and $45 will get you 5GB data, while $55 will get you 10GB data. All plans come with unlimited talk and text. According to Angela Rittgers, vice president-Marketing at Boost Mobile "Paired with one of our Data Boost Plans customers will receive a premium smartphone experience at a reasonable price, which is a perfect example of not having to sacrifice style and features for affordability." You can check out the full specs of the ZTE Warp Elite and compare them to ZTE Warp Sync in the infographic below or those interested in finding out more can click here to head over to the Boost Mobile ZTE Warp Elite listing.