Meet the Simple & Practical ZTE Avid 579 Smartphone

Get simplicity and practicality in a smartphone for less than $60 with the Avid 579, now available at Target and Consumer Cellular.

Big Display for Bigger Icons & Text

The Avid 579 features a large 5.45-inch HD display and ships with Android 10 – offering the option to increase the size of displayed icons and text.

Capture, Share, & Save Memories

The phone features a 2MP front-camera and 8MP rear-camera that capture 720p video. The rear-camera features autofocus and 4x digital zoom. 

Leveraging Google’s easy-to-use camera interface, photos and videos can be easily saved to the device, stored online with Google Photos, and shared through other connected messaging, email, or social media apps.

Solid Audio Quality

The Avid 579 is M3/T4 hearing aid compatible and supports VoLTE HD voice for clearer voice calls. Ear buds or audio devices can connect to the device through a 3.5mm headphone/audio jack.

Connectivity When it Matters

The phone connects to GSM and LTE networks, Wi-Fi, and can connect to wireless Bluetooth devices. 

The Avid 579 features turn-by-turn GPS and supports HPUE (High Power User Equipment) allowing better up-link coverage that can be critical during an emergency.

Powers Through the Day

This practical phone keeps up with daily average use powered by a 2660 mAh removable battery that supports up to 16 hours of talk time, a MediaTek quad-core 1.8GHz processor, 2GB of RAM, and 32GB of ROM expandable up to 256GB via MicrosSD card.

ZTE Avid 579 Specifications

Operating System Android Q (Android 10.0)
Display Size 5.45” inches
Display Screen Resolution 720p x 1440p
Processor MediaTek   MT6761D Quad Core 1.8GHz
Battery 2660 mAh Removable Battery
Internal Memory 2GB RAM, 32GB ROM
SD Card Support MicroSD Card up to 256GB
Camera Rear Camera: 8MP Auto Focus, 4x Digital ZoomFront Camera: 2MP
Video Capture & Playback 720p
Network Connectivity GSM 850/900/1800/1900UMTS B2/4/5LTE B2/4/5/12/41(HPUE)/66/71
SIM Card Nano
WI-FI Enabled Yes
Turn-By-Turn Navigation GPS Supports GPS
Bluetooth Bluetooth Version 4.2
Hearing Aid Compatibility Rating M4/T4
MP3 Music Player Yes
FM Radio Yes
Dimensions (inches) W: 2.79″ H: 5.60″ D: 0.31″
Weight (ounces) 5.66 oz
Battery Mixed Use or Talk Time 16 Hours
Exterior Color Grey