Originally Posted by mikedt
There is an issue with the ZTE U960 and V970 though. These are specifically meant for use on China Mobile's TD-SCDMA 3G network, which is unique to China. They're incompatible with 3G in Europe, they'll work but it will be GSM/EDGE only.
This may be true for the U960 (I don't know), but it is certainly not true for the V970. I have one, I live in Europe and 3G works just fine on WCDMA/HSDPA. It even has a custom ROM, and a very good one, created by a European, which can be found on XDA-developers.