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ZTE Obsidian

alaTest has collected and analyzed 53 reviews of ZTE Obsidian. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Reviews about the camera and portability are on the whole positive. The performance and usability are also appreciated, but some have doubts about the battery.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the ZTE Obsidian is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by : Ajay Kumar (

ZTE Obsidian (T-Mobile)


The sub-$50 ZTE Obsidian is a budget T-Mobile smartphone that boasts strong network connectivity and solid overall performance, which is about as much as you can ask at this price.

Inexpensive. Decent performance. Removable battery.

Limited internal storage. Lackluster display.

Software and Conclusions The Obsidian runs Android 5.1 Lollipop , but the UI looks more like Android 4.4 KitKat . The app drawer and icons haven't been updated to Google's Material Design—only the notification drawer and settings menu have. Aside from...

Apr, 2016

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Its good enough!


I got this phone for work since I needed an android phone for a particular app but pretty much use apple products exclusively. I didn't expect much for the price but was very pleasantly surprised when I turned it on. It was smooth and fast(enough)....

Mar, 2016

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Good for kids


I bought for my daughter. She is 8 and she was able to immediately was use it without my help.

Mar, 2016

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Great phone...gets it done!


Perfect! Kids KEEP losing or breaking $700 phones, but you need to stay in touch. This phone helps them feel a part of the 21st Century and still able to stay in communication.

Mar, 2016

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Great Size


This is a great beginner smart phone for someone new to this

Feb, 2016

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Good buy for starter phone


Works good for a starter phone not enough memory on it to so u are limited to how many apps u can get

Feb, 2016

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great phone



Feb, 2016

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Great phone for the price


Gave it as a gift they loved it great picture and great camera

Feb, 2016

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great phone for the price I would recommend thus p


Great phone for the price has all the features as thoseore expensive phones I would recommend everyone to give this phone a try

Feb, 2016

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Its cool!!!!!!!


Just what I wanted and the price was super fine. It is easy to use and has all the apps I need.

Jan, 2016

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