Earlier this year ZTE launched the ZMax Pro, a $99 Android smartphone that hit all the right notes. With a 6-inch display, decent specifications, and a fingerprint sensor, it was pretty incredible that ZTE was able to sell the phone for such a low cost.

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I praised the ZMax Pro in my review for being the best bang-for-your-buck smartphone I’d ever seen — and rightly so. With a 6-inch 1080p display, Snapdragon 617 processor, 2GB of RAM, 32GB of storage, Android Marshmallow, and a fingerprint sensor, the ZMax Pro is impressive. That’s not even to mention USB C, the surprisingly¬†decent 13MP camera, and the massive 3,400 mAh battery.

However, it did have one flaw which I considered fatal — it was exclusive to MetroPCS. While MetroPCS is a fine carrier in its own right, very few use it, so restricting a device this good to that network meant not many people would be able to pick it up. Thankfully, that changes today.

Starting today T-Mobile is offering the ZTE ZMax Pro in stores and online for the slightly higher price of $129, at least that’s what ZTE tells us. T-Mobile currently has the full retail price listed at $179 ($7.50/month), so clearly there’s some miscommunication here. Either way, it’s fantastic to see this device hit another carrier and at either price it’s a pretty solid deal.

Update: T-Mobile has confirmed that the ZMax Pro will be sold for $179 on its network.

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