Use the convenient hard keys at the bottom to quickly go return to the main home screen or get more information from a menu. You can also quickly go back one with the return key.

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ZTE Merit 990g is a offered by Straight Talk starting at ($45.00 a month) with no contracts or credit checks. The ZTE Merit is an Android Smartphone with all the options including downloadable apps, Facebook, video, touch screen, unlimited web access at a good price + Free Shipping!

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Only $129.99

We were surprised this phone was selling for such a low price. Even thought the ZTE Merit is not the most powerful phone available, after putting it to the test, it worked like a BOSS. Get all the modern features you want, this phone is a great value and the fact that you DO NOT NEED TO GET A CREDIT CHECK OR SIGN A CONTRACT is an added bonus.

If you've never used an Android, this is an excellent starter phone and if you are an Android pro, you will recognize the ease of use and flexibility this phone offers. Read more.

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  • Operating System: Android Gingerbread
  • Screen size: 3.5 inches
  • Resolution: 320 x 480 HVGA
  • USB: Micro USB
  • Size: 4.5 x 2.4 x 0.5
  • Battery: 16 days standby 5.5 hours talk time
  • Weight 4.1 (ouces)
  • Camera: 5 Megapixles
  • External Memory SD card up to 32 GB FREE 2 GB card with purchase
  • MP3 Player
  • Recommended apps/games for ZTE Merit:
    There are thousands of paid and FREE apps, here are a few recommended ones:

  • Angry Birds Space ($.99): Games: Your winged pals go interstellar on the egg-saving galaxy quest.

  • BBC NEWS: (free) Apps: Get the latest news

  • Cut the Rope ($.99): Games: Help Om Nom work his way through the mad scientist's latest experiments

  • Dropbox (free): Apps: Free storage for files

  • RDIO:Apps: (free) Get free music
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    ZTE Merit 990g

    ZTE MeritThe ZTE Merit 990g from Straight Talk or NET10 is an all black compact Android with chrome trimmed buttons with a rubber like matte finish for easy gripping.

    Use the ZTE Merit to send pictures, take videos, or jump on Facebook to remain in touch with friends and family.


    The ZTE Merit 990g is an all in one powerhouse that can keep you connected and on the cutting edge for a very reasonable price. The overall look and feel gets high marks and the usability is a breeze. You don't have to pay a lot to get a lot and the ZTE Merit is proof of that. We would like to have seen the phone a little thinner but overall, it is a great value.

    Quick Facts

    *Price: $129.99

    *Straight Talk ZTE Merit 990g

    *Android Gingerbread 2.3

    *$45.00 (Straight Talk)$50.00 (NET10)

    * Compact and easy to use

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