Athena en-GB 6.2mm ZTE Athena gunning for "world's thinnest smartphone" title <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="" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="50" alt="" src="" /> </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="">Sina Weibo</a> social network, is reportedly a mere 6.2mm thick – making the 6.68mm <a href="">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="">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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Athena ZTE Thu, 31 May 2012 07:26:11 +0000 Stephen Graves 421376 at