ZTE Corporation ("ZTE") (H share stock code: 0763.HK / A share stock
code: 000063.SZ), a publicly-listed global provider of
telecommunications equipment and network solutions, is demonstrating an
array of smart devices launched this year with major U.S. carriers, in
addition to its global flagship devices, at the International CTIA
WIRELESS 2012 conference and tradeshow in New Orleans, LA.
At CTIA 2012, ZTE is showcasing its expansive portfolio of mobile
devices and wireless solutions, including smartphones, feature phones,
hotspots and tablets. Among the technology on display are U.S. devices
that have been launched earlier this year, including the ZTE Optik™
tablet, ZTE Score™ M, and ZTE Fury™ and Verizon Jetpack™ 890L. In
addition, the V96 LTE tablet and the flagship ZTE Era smartphone will be
on display for the first time in the United States.
"ZTE will dramatically expand its smart device capabilities and heighten
its brand awareness in the United States in 2012," said He Shiyou,
executive vice president, and head of the Terminal Handset Division,
ZTE. "We are actively working to exceed industry expectations by
delivering high-performance devices into the hands of our customers
through our partner carriers."
In 2011, ZTE shipped 15 million smartphones worldwide, a 400 percent
increase year-over-year; overall terminal products sales were up 60.4
percent from 2010. This year, ZTE expects smartphone sales to double
with significant market growth in North America, Europe, and China.
Growth in the United States will continue to be a leading contributor to
the company's overall performance.
"The American market is on its way to becoming ZTE's largest handsets
and mobile devices sales market and we will continue the momentum by
bringing our full series of 4G LTE devices to the market throughout the
rest of 2012," said Lixin Cheng, CEO, ZTE USA and President, North
America Region, ZTE. "We are looking forward to working with our
partners to expand the breadth and depth of their product portfolio and
delivering high-quality, accessible devices to our customers."
ZTE is located at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center,
booth # 4143. The company will be showcasing products from May 8 - 10,
2012. For more information on ZTE products and announcements, visit http://wwwen.zte.com.cn/en/press_center
About ZTE USA
ZTE USA is a subsidiary of ZTE Corporation (H share stock code: 0763.HK
/ A share stock code: 000063.SZ), a leading global provider of
telecommunications equipment and network solutions. ZTE USA is dedicated
to making quality communications technology accessible to all. The
company draws on more than 25 years of experience and research
investment to deliver smart, affordable, quality choices for
infrastructure and mobile data device customers nationwide. For more
information, visit www.zteusa.com.
ZTE is a publicly-listed global provider of telecommunications equipment
and network solutions with the most comprehensive product range covering
virtually every sector of the wireline, wireless, service and terminals
markets. 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 achieving continued
revenue growth. ZTE's 2010 revenue led the industry with a 21% increase
to USD10.609 billion. ZTE commits 10 percent of its revenue to research
and development and takes a leading role in a wide range of
international bodies developing emerging telecoms standards. A company
with sound corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives, ZTE is a
member of the UN Global Compact. ZTE is China's only listed telecom
manufacturer, 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.
Margrete Ma, +86 755 26775207
Mitch Peterson, +1-913-706-9529