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ZTE Speed

alaTest has collected and analyzed 142 reviews of ZTE Speed. The average rating for this product is 3.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the screen and usability. The portability and performance also get good comments. The battery and reliability get critical reviews.

price, performance, portability, usability, screen

reliability, battery

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the ZTE Speed is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 138 user reviews of ZTE Speed from The average user rating for this product is 3.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Cell phones on People are impressed by the design and usability. The portability and performance also get good comments. Views are divided on the sound, and the battery and reliability get critical views.

price, performance, portability, usability, design

reliability, battery

64% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: ZTE Speed Black - Prepaid Phone (Boost Mobile)ZTE Speed Black - Prepaid Phone (Boost Mobile)

Mar, 2017

Expert review by: (

ZTE Speed


But don't be fooled -- despite its name, the Speed's quad-core processor lags with even the simplest task. Its 5-megapixel camera also takes underwhelming photos, and its low-res display requires a few repetitive taps from time to time due to...

The ZTE Speed is compact, comfortable to hold and comes at a bargain prepaid price.

It has a slow processor, a mediocre camera and a low-res screen that can be unresponsive to the touch.

The Speed's price may be tempting, but skip it for better prepaid handsets that are faster and more reliable.

Jan, 2015

Expert review by: Eugene Kim (

ZTE Speed (Boost Mobile)


The ZTE Speed is a serviceable entry-level smartphone, but it fails to outperform less expensive options on Boost.

Inexpensive. 4G LTE connectivity

Low-quality display. Some performance issues. Middling camera. Dated, generic design

The ZTE Speed feels like a half-hearted effort, a vestige from the recent past, when cheap phones felt cheap without exception. You could certainly do worse for $99.99 (without subsidies), but the Speed simply looks better on paper than it does in...

Jan, 2015

Consumer review by: Dylan Lindsay (



it is a terrible boost mobile starter smartphone it is 4g lte and has a nice screen and a good camera and also a good wifi ant, but its inability to be rooted or updated past kitkat plus in my experience it randomly calls people the voice dialer...

4g wifi big screen etc,

crashes no way to root it etc.

Apr, 2015
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