ZTE Grand Memo LTE


ZTE Grand Memo LTE
ZTE Grand Memo LTE (Grand Series)
Graphics adapter
2048 MB 
5.7 inch 16:9, 1280x720 pixel, capacitive touchscreen, 10 multitouch points, HD Captive, IPS, glossy: yes
16 GB eMMC Flash, 16 GB 
, 11 GB free
1 USB 2.0, Audio Connections: combined headphone and microphone jack, Card Reader: MicroSD up to 32 GB (SDHC), Sensors: brightness sensor, gyro sensor, accelerometer, proximity sensor, orientation sensor and magnetometer, GPS, DLNA
802.11 b/g/n (b/g/n), Bluetooth 4.0, GSM/GPRS/EDGE (900, 1.800 and 1,900 MHz), HSPA/UMTS (900 and 2,100 MHz), LTE (800, 900, 1.800 and 2,600 MHz)
height x width x depth (in mm): 8.9 x 158 x 82 ( = 0.35 x 6.22 x 3.23 in)
Lithium-Ion, 3,200 mAh
Operating System
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean
Webcam: Rear: 13 MP, Front: 1.0 MP
Additional features
Speakers: one mono speaker, Keyboard: virtual, power supply, data cable, headset, bloatware, own user interface, 24 Months Warranty
197 g ( = 6.95 oz / 0.43 pounds), Power Supply: 60 g ( = 2.12 oz / 0.13 pounds)
399 Euro


Average Score: 86% - good
Average of 3 scores (from 5 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 52%, features: 39%, display: 82% mobility: 97%, workmanship: 78%, ergonomy: 76%, emissions: 86%

Reviews for the ZTE Grand Memo LTE

85% Review ZTE Grand Memo LTE Smartphone | Notebookcheck
A giant from China. With a panel diagonal of 5.7-inches ZTE follows the trend of ever bigger smartphones. A strong SoC, a camera with a 13 MP sensor and LTE support will make the device a hit - and all of this for a low price. Find out what the downsides are in our test review.
93% ZTE Grand Memo
Source: Chip Test & Kauf - Heft Nr. 6/2014 German
Single Review, , Length Unknown, Date: 10/01/2014
Rating: Total score: 93% emissions: 79%
ZTE Grand Memo
Source: c't - Heft 24/2013 German
Single Review, , Length Unknown, Date: 11/01/2013
80% ZTE Grand Memo
Source: Connect - Heft 2/2014 German
Single Review, , Length Unknown, Date: 01/01/2013
Rating: Total score: 80%
Wenn Status nicht so wichtig ist
Source: Tom's Hardware German DE→EN
Positive: very good allround package; large display; fast hardware; acceptable price
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 02/12/2014
Großes Display, aber kein Snapdragon 800
Source: Netzwelt German DE→EN
Positive: good performance; appealing display; useful camera; pleasing interface Negative: deficient workmanship; weak sound; heavy and unhandy format
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 12/11/2013


Qualcomm Adreno 320: Integrated graphics card using unified shaders and supporting OpenGL ES 3.0 These graphics cards are not suited for Windows 3D games. Office and Internet surfing however is possible. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.
S4 Pro APQ8064A: High-end quad-core SoC for Android devices that includes four Krait cores and a Adreno 320 GPU.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.

This display is quite big for a smartphone but frequently used for smartphones.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.  

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.
0.197 kg:

Only few smartphones are more lightweight than this.


ZTE is short for Zhong Xing Telecommunication Equipment Company Limited, which was founded in China in 1985. The product range includes, for example, USB sticks, routers, smartphones and tablets.

The ratings of the relatively many reviews have a wide range from below-average to very good (as of 2016).

86%: This is a good rating above average. Nevertheless you should not forget, that 10-15% of all notebook-models get a better rating.
» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

Devices from a different Manufacturer and/or with a different CPU

HTC One Max
Adreno 320, Snapdragon 600 APQ8064T

Devices with the same GPU

Yota Devices Yotaphone
Adreno 320, Snapdragon MSM8960T, 4.3", 0.146 kg
HTC One Dual Sim
Adreno 320, Snapdragon 600 APQ8064T, 4.7", 0.2 kg
BlackBerry BlackBerry Z30
Adreno 320, Snapdragon MSM8960T, 5", 0.17 kg
Motorola Droid Mini
Adreno 320, unknown, 4.3", 0.2 kg
Motorola Droid Ultra
Adreno 320, Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064A, 5", 0.2 kg
Sony Xperia ZR
Adreno 320, Snapdragon 600 APQ8064T, 4.5", 0.2 kg
Motorola Moto X
Adreno 320, Snapdragon S4 Pro MSM8960DT, 4.7", 0.13 kg

Devices with Same Screen Size and/or Weight

ZTE Nubia M2 Play
Adreno 505, Snapdragon 435, 5.5", 0.157 kg
ZTE Blade X Max
Adreno 505, Snapdragon 435, 6", 0.196 kg
ZTE Nubia Z17
Adreno 540, Snapdragon 835, 5.5", 0.173 kg
ZTE Axon 7S
Adreno 530, Snapdragon 821 MSM8996 Pro, 5.5", 0.17 kg
ZTE Nubia Z17 Mini
Adreno 510, Snapdragon 652 MSM8976, 5.2", 0.155 kg
ZTE Nubia N2
Mali-T860 MP2, Mediatek MT6750, 5.5", 0.18 kg
ZTE Blade A520
Mali-T720 MP2, Mediatek MT6737, 5", 0.13 kg
ZTE Nubia M2 Lite
Mali-T860 MP2, Mediatek MT6750, 5.5", 0.164 kg
ZTE Nubia M2
Adreno 506, Snapdragon 625, 5.5", 0.168 kg
Adreno 505, Snapdragon 435, 6", 0.18 kg
ZTE Blade L5
Mali-400 MP, Mediatek MT6572, 5", 0.17 kg
ZTE Blade V8 Mini
Adreno 505, Snapdragon 435, 5", 0.141 kg
ZTE Blade V8 Lite
Mali-T860 MP2, Mediatek MT6750, 5", 0.141 kg
ZTE Blade V7 Plus
Mali-T720 MP4, Mediatek MT6753, 5.2", 0.143 kg
ZTE Blade Velocity
Adreno 405, Snapdragon 617 MSM8952, 5.2", 0.145 kg
ZTE Blade A2 Plus
Mali-T860 MP2, Mediatek MT6750, 5.5", 0.189 kg
ZTE Blade V8
Adreno 505, Snapdragon 435, 5.2", 0.142 kg
ZTE Blade A910
Mali-T720, Mediatek MT6735, 5.5", 0.135 kg
ZTE Nubia N1 Lite
Mali-T720 MP2, Mediatek MT6737, 5.5", 0.172 kg
ZTE Blade V6 Plus
Mali-T720, Mediatek MT6735, 5", 0.135 kg
ZTE Nubia Z9 Max
Adreno 405, Snapdragon 615 MSM8939, 5.5", 0.165 kg
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Stefan Hinum (Update: 2013-12-17)