+ Friday November 15th, 2019

ZTE Mobiles is bringing another of its budget smartphones to our market through Telstra with the Essentials Smart 2.

The Telstra Essentials Smart 2 is the follow up budget smartphone to last years Essentials Smart and brings with it some decent specs for your buck at the end of the day.

Let’s have a look at what the Telstra Essentials Smart 2 smartphone is offering:

Key Specifications:Telstra Essentials Smart 2
Release dateAugust 2019
Screen size5.0-inch
Screen technologyFWVGA Display
Resolution960 x 480
Rear camera5MP
Front camera2MP
Core config4 x 1.5GHz
MicroSDYes, up to 128GB
Battery2,000 mAh
Battery removable
Headphone PortYes
Headphone Location
Speaker Configuration
Android OSAndroid 9.0 (Go Editon)
Vendor skin
Dimensions137.35 x 67.5 x 10.55 mm

It’s good to see more Android Go Edition smartphones in our market and the Telstra Essentials Smart 2 will be the third Go Edition device and second with a Blue tick that ensures there the device is good to use in regional areas.

The Essential Smart 2 is currently unavailable on the Telstra Pre-Paid website but seems to be up on the Australia Post website. It is apparently an exclusive device to that retailer for now and is priced $89, available in-store only.

Source: ZTE Mobiles.
Via: Australia Post Website.

Alex Dennis   Associate


By day, Alex works within the Industrial Relations field/occupation but by night and in his spare down time he searches the net for anything and everything relating to Android and Chrome related products and news.

Other various interests Alex has include, Accessible transport for people with disabilities along with LGBTIQ and Health related fields and interests for again for people with disabilities.

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