ZTE Corporation has showcased ‘ZTE Era’ at Mobile World Congress 2012. Claimed as one of the thinnest quad-core devices on the market today, the smartphone is powered by Nvidia Tegra 3 quad-core mobile processor and equipped with a Nvidia Icera 450 HSPA+ modem. The 7.8mm thick Era has a 4.3 inch QHD screen giving 960 x 540 pixel images, 8GB of memory expandable with a MicroSD card, HD voice and Dolby sound. Based on Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) platform, the ZTE Era is part of a series of eight new devices unveiled at the event. “Based on technology innovations including quad-core chipsets, LTE and the latest Android and Windows Phone platforms, the new devices form a core component of ZTE’s ambition to become a top three handset provider by 2015,” the company said. “The ZTE Era captures the excitement we feel about the future and brings it to life in a fantastic new device,” said He Shiyou, Executive Vice President and Head of the Terminals Division at ZTE. The ZTE Era will be launched in Europe and China in the second half of 2012. When can we expect it in India?