ZTE introduces at the MWC 2012 in Barcelona a quad-core smartphone, the Era with a ultra slim form factor. At just 7.8mm thick, the Era packs NVIDIA’s Tegra 3 quad-core mobile processor, which features the unique 4-PLUS-1 quad-core architecture with a fifth battery saver core to better battery life. The quad-core device will be shipped with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.
ZTE’s Era features a 4.3-inch 960×540 touchscreen, 8GB internal memory, a 8 Megapixel auto focus camera with 1080p video recording and LED flash and a VGA front-facing camera. Thanks to NVIDIA’s Icera 450 HSPA+ modem, which can also be found on ZTE’s Mimosa X, the Era works on GSM, EDGE, WCDMA 3G as well as HSPA+ mobile networks. The phone also supports WiFi, Bluetooth 3.0, GPS connectivity.
The ZTE Era also comes with DLNA support for media streaming and MHL for HDMI output. It also features HD Voice and Dolby sound.