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Retail Therapy: ZTE Blade ZMax

I got my phone!!!
After months and months of waiting, I finally got my new phone. I usually get a new phone every year, because honestly, I think Metro PCS phones are only built to last a year. I'm also very happy with Metro PCS service, and I have had both Sprint and Verizon. I have had Metro PCS for over a decade now I am sure. My previous HTC was on the fritz for a long time, even before the year mark. There are things I will miss about that phone:
  1. Themes!
  2. Custom Ringtones!
  3. Dual speakers!
With the ZTE the factory wallpaper and ringtones are HORRIBLE. Just absolutely horrible. It looks like I have to download some kind of launcher just to get customize icons or themes, so I really miss the HTC market. This phone screen is glorious and crisp! And guess what? I can hold it with only one hand! Which is a plus for me, because I love to snap selfies, and reading on the go.

I'm actually super bummed that it is so complicated in order to customize it, like I said, coming from HTC where everything was a pre-loaded app, I'm super bummed out. I ended up getting the phone for $125 yesterday. I was told $180 when I first decided I wanted it a couple months ago, then $150, and finally a much affordable price. Once I get these ugly factory settings changed, I will be a happy camper. 


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