Just because MetroPCS is busy trying to finalize its merger with T-Mobile
with a stockholder's vote expected early next year
, doesn't mean that the pre-paid carrier isn't running business as usual. Evidence of that shows up in the latest tweet from evleaks, which appears to reveal a mid-range handset from ZTE that is said to be coming to MetroPCS. The name of the device is the ZTE Avid 4G
, which indicates it will have connectivity with the carrier's 4G LTE pipeline.
While no specs were included with the tweet, it would appear that the ZTE Avid 4G will offer a 4 inch display, a front-facing camera and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Based on the rendering, it is a good bet that Android 4.0 is installed. MetroPCS customers have until the middle of the next year before losing their independence. Then, it will all be about getting the pre-paid carrier's customers to migrate