World’s fourth largest handset maker, Chinese ZTE, has launched new Android 4.0 smartphones with technology provided by Finnish Rightware. Rightware and ZTE have entered in partnership where by ZTE licences Rightwares Kanzi UI solution to their new range of Android smartphones. Kanzi UI enables phones with innovative, highly differentiated and engaging 3D homescreens.
— Our designers and engineers worked together with ZTE’s team and the results of this cooperation now boost ZTE in competing for the pole position in the global smartphone rally. Their latest Android smartphones powered with Kanzi 3D user interfaces significantly raise the bar for the competition, said Tero Sarkkinen, CEO of Rightware.
ZTE Corporation is a leading global provider of telecommunications equipment and network solutions. The company is listed on both the Hong Kong and Shenzhen Stock Exchanges, and is China’s largest listed telecoms equipment company. ZTE’s 2011 revenue led the industry with a 29 percent increase to USD 13.7 billion.
Rightware is the market leader in 3D User Interface technologies, serving mobile, automotive and other embedded industries with its Kanzi® UI Solution for rapid 3D user interface design and deployment. The company is headquartered in Espoo, Finland and has offices in Shanghai, Munich and Palo Alto.