(arcticstartup.com) ZTE is one of the world’s largest device manufacturers and service providers to the mobile industry. In Q4 of 2011, ZTE became the fourth largest handset maker with 4,9% global market share. Today, ZTE and Rightware are announcing a partnership where by ZTE licenses Rightware’s Kanzi UI solution to their new range of Android smartphones.
The Kanzi UI solution consists of two product components: Kanzi Studio and the Kanzi Engine. The Kanzi Engine is part of the software platform on the device where as the Kanzi Studio is a stand-alone UI design software to create 3D user interfaces. Kanzi Studio works well with 3D content creation tools, such sas Autodesk 3DS Max, Maya and XSI and Blender.
“We’re very excited to announce ZTE Corporation licensing the Kanzi UI Solution. Our designers and engineers worked together with ZTE’s team and the results of this cooperation now boost ZTE in competing for the pole position in the global smartphone rally. Their latest Android smartphones powered with Kanzi 3D user interfaces significantly raise the bar for the competition,” said Tero Sarkkinen, CEO of Rightware.