Straight Talk ZTE ZMAX Champ and ZTE MAX Blue Available Now
After a bit of a pause, Straight Talk Wireless, TracFone’s prepaid subsidiary, added a couple of new ZTE smartphones to its prepaid lineup, ZMAX Champ and MAX Blue. Straight Talk ZTE ZMAX Champ with a price tag of $89.99 and the ZTE MAX Blue that costs $199.99, are both available at Straight Talk and Walmart.
Straight Talk ZTE ZMAX Champ Specs
ZTE ZMAX Champ is a 4G LTE CDMA smartphone that operates on Verizon 4G network. The ZTE handset features Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS, 1.3GHz Qualcomm quad-core processor, 8GB of internal memory and microSD slot for memory expansion up to 64GB. It has a 5.5-inch IPS LCD touchscreen display with 1280 by 720 resolution, 8-megapixel main camera with auto-flash, autofocus, 4x Zoom and 2-megapixel front-facing camera. A removable 3080mAh Lithium-ion battery with up to 20 hours of talk time and up to 10 days of standby time powers the phone. Dimensions of the smartphone are 6.07″ x 2.99″ x 0.37″ and it weighs 6.16 ounces.
Straight Talk ZTE MAX Blue Specs
ZTE MAX Blue is a 4G LTE smartphone that comes in both CDMA and GSM versions compatible with Verizon and AT&T networks. MAX Blue features Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS, 16GB of internal memory and microSDXC slot for memory expansion up to 128GB. The smartphone has a 6-inch HD touchscreen with 1080×1920 pixels resolution, 13-megapixel main camera and 5-megapixel front-facing one. A non-removable Lithium ion battery with up to 30 hours of talk time and up to 14 days of standby time powers the phone.
Straight Talk Plans
New Straight Talk smartphones can be paired with carrier’s unlimited prepaid plans that start at $35 per month:
- $35 plan – unlimited talk, text and data with first 2GB at high speed
- $45 plan – unlimited talk, text and data with first 8GB at high speed
- $55 plan – unlimited talk, text and data with first 12GB at high speed
- $60 international plan – unlimited talk, text and data with first 8GB at high-speeds as well as unlimited mobile to mobile calling to Mexico, China, India and Canada and unlimited calls to select international landline destinations
Straight Talk throttles data speeds to 64Kbps after high speed data is used up. All their smartphone plans are $1 cheaper with autopay.