Athena http://www.stuff.tv/taxonomy/term/3650/0 en-GB 6.2mm ZTE Athena gunning for "world's thinnest smartphone" title http://www.stuff.tv/athena/62mm-zte-athena-gunning-worlds-thinnest-smartphone-title/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Chinese manufacturer ZTE teases absurdly thin smartie that makes the Motorola RAZR look like a brick </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="640" height="480" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/zte-athena-6.2mm-thick_0.jpg?1364400145" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="50" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/new-twitter-banner_4944.jpg?1364400145" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>ZTE looks set to nab the "world's thinnest smartphone" crown with its forthcoming phone, codenamed Athena.</p> <p>The Athena, teased in a series of snaps on China's <a href="http://www.weibo.com/2180583764/yjaEApZO7">Sina Weibo</a> social network, is reportedly a mere 6.2mm thick – making the 6.68mm <a href="http://www.stuff.tv/news/ces/hands-on/huawei-ascend-p1-s-hands-on-review">Huawei Ascend P1 S</a> and 6.65mm thick Oppo Finder look positively blocky by comparison. And the less said about the 7.1mm thick <a href="http://www.stuff.tv/review/motorola-razr">Motorola RAZR</a> the better.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /news/phone/news-nugget/62mm-zte-athena-gunning-for-worlds-thinnest-smartphone-title </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/athena/62mm-zte-athena-gunning-worlds-thinnest-smartphone-title/news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/athena/62mm-zte-athena-gunning-worlds-thinnest-smartphone-title/news#comments Athena ZTE Thu, 31 May 2012 07:26:11 +0000 Stephen Graves 421376 at http://www.stuff.tv