Straight Talk ZTE Merit Z990G Prepaid Cell Phone

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Straight Talk ZTE Merit Z990G Prepaid Cell Phone

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Made with a 3.5" touchscreen, the ZTE Merit Z990G Straight Talk Prepaid Cell Phone gives you bright and clear web browsing and messaging. With access to over 450,000 apps on Google Play, the ZTE Straight Talk Phone gives you endless ways to customize your phone. Plus, the 5MP camera and video recorder on the ZTE Straight Talk Phone allows you to capture all your special moments. With GPS capabilities, the ZTE Straight Talk Phone lets you know where you're going, no matter where you are. The Android 2.3 operating system and 600MHz processor on this straight talk cell phone ensures a fast, intuitive response. With Straight Talk Cell Phones, the ZTE Merit Z990G Straight Talk Prepaid Cell Phone is the choice for anyone who needs more than the basics of a cell phone.

Straight Talk ZTE Merit Z990G Prepaid Cell Phone:
  • This phone will only work with the $45/30-Day Unlimited Service Plan or the $65/30-Day Unlimited International Service Plan
  • 3.5" touchscreen
  • Android 2.3 OS
  • 5MP camera/video recorder
  • Bluetooth wireless technology
  • Instant messaging
  • Advanced GPS capabilities
  • 3G/WiFi connectivity
  • 600MHz processor
  • 5 home screens
  • Access to over 450,000 apps on Google Play
  • MP3 player
  • Supports microSD cards up to 32GB
  • Gravity sensor
  • Tilt and shake
  • Hearing Aid Compatible (HAC) rating: M3/T3
  • 1500 mAh lithium battery
  • Talk time: up to 5.8 h
  • Standby time: up to 10 days
  • Includes battery, charger, 2GB microSD memory card, activation card, service guide and user manual
Safety Alert: Due to federal restrictions, this item cannot be returned by air mail. Customers in Hawaii, Alaska, Puerto Rico and other overseas locations can return this item to a Walmart store. See our returns policy for more information.

Customer Product Reviews

Rated 3.3 out of 5★ by 281reviewers.
Rated 4 out of 5★ by Seems to be a great phone for the money! So far I am really liking the ZTE Merit phone. It is my first touch screen and I have found it easy to use after I figured out to answer it you had to slide the phone icon not tap it! LOLMake sure you turn the ringer on when you first get it, mine came with the setting off, so I didn't know I had an incoming call.I have used the camera for some test shots, it seems to be fairly good. I have had some trouble sending pics, I'm sure I will figure that out!I did have an issue with charging the phone the first time, I would plug in the charger, it would begin to charge and then stop and give a message to plug in charger. So I would unplug it and re-plug it in and it would do the same thing over again. This went on all day which was very frustrating. I then took the protecive case off that I had put on the phone in order to check the battery and decided to try the charger again and when I plugged it in with the case off it charged perfectly. So I figured it was the case not allowing good contact, but the next time it needed charged I went ahead and tried charging it with the case on and it charged perfectly. I don't know what happened different, but I do know it is working correctly now.I haven't gotten into the apps and internet yet, have only been using the phone for a few days.I am happy with the phone and I find it easy to use, so far I haven't even opened the manuel on it, I have just been playing with it and figuring options out on my own.I have a much better signal with this phone than I had with my Sprint phone. I have been amazed at the rural areas that I have a signal now when I never did before! Also my signal in my home now is actually good enough so I can walk around the house and not loose signal, when before I had to go stand in some sellect spots to be able to use the phone.I purchased the phone on sale, so I went ahead and used the money I saved and got a 2 year protection plan, so if I do break it I can have it replaced without having to buy a new one. I did order it online to get the sale price and it only took 2 days to get it. I actually got it sooner than they said I would! Gotta love that! Good luck on your venture for a phone, I did alot of research online before I ordered one and I think it paid off! 02/22/2013
Rated 1 out of 5★ by This phone ALWAYS force closes, never lets me online in a 3G area. Took me 2 years to find a case for it. Sometimes does not let me text or even open my contact list. In my opinion on of the worst phone i have ever owned. 05/20/2013
Rated 3 out of 5★ by This is my first smart phone. Good phone for the price. The only down side is, you can't download alot of apps. The memory for it isn't the best, but a good starter phone to get started in the tech world. 11/26/2012
Rated 2 out of 5★ by Great PHONE, DAMAGES EASY I had this phone for a month, I got it black Friday with the conditions of getting the warranty. Thank God, I did because the first time I dropped it at the mall the screen cracked. Afterwards I waited to use my warranty, and as soon as I dropped it again the screen cracked again and blank out white. On the other hand the camera is great and I love facebook. It had trouble making sure everything sync, but it was a good phone. It used AT&T network, which work like Verizon where ever I went. 12/27/2012
Rated 1 out of 5★ by Worst phone I ever had It has no memory, you can maybe have 5 pictures and one app and it is out of memory because you can not move things to the SD card except 1 or 2 apps. You can not have a signature unless you download a separate testing app. If you download new ringtones your texting app does not work. It's not worth the money, you are better off with a non-smart phone. The whole phone freezes sometimes and nothing works. 05/14/2013
Rated 1 out of 5★ by not worth it Ive had this phone for about 9 months and I have nothing but problems with it, it turns off on its own atleast five times a day and the screen goes completely black every time you make a call so you can hang up or push buttons or anything. Not to mention I spent $200.00 on a phone with this many issues. Not happy with this product. 08/17/2013
Rated 5 out of 5★ by Iona cell phone Great 03/22/2014
Rated 3 out of 5★ by Started out as a great phone I got my zte merit and it started out great but now the charging plug is wore out and i have to charge it 4 times a day. 12/27/2012
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Service Carrier: Straight Talk
Multi Pack Indicator: No
Battery Type: Lithium Primary
Model No.: STZEZ990GP4P
Shipping Weight (in pounds): 6.6
Product in Inches (L x W x H): 4.45 x 2.32 x 4.45
Walmart No.: 552100854

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