Consumer Cellular Adds Huawei 8800 to Android Ranks
Consumer Cellular today added the Huawei 8800 to its Android smartphone offerings. The 8800, sold as the Impulse 4G by AT&T, has a 3.8-inch touch display with 480 x 800 pixels and features a 5-megapixel camera with auto-focus, flash, and 720p HD video capture. It also includes Wi-Fi; GPS; Bluetooth 2.0+EDR; and 512MB of internal memory with support for microSD cards up to 32GB. It is powered by an 800MHz Qualcomm processor. The Huawei 8800 costs $175, and is sold with free shipping and no activation fee.
AT&T and Huawei Debut Impulse 4G for $29
AT&T and Huawei today announced the Impulse 4G, a new Android 2.2 Froyo smartphone that includes a 3.8-inch touch display with 480 x 800 pixels. The Impulse 4G features a 5-megapixel camera with auto-focus, flash, and 720p HD video capture.
Consumer Cellular Expands Device Selection at Sears
Consumer Cellular today announced that more of its devices will be available at Sears retail stores beginning later this month. The Huawei 8800, an Android smartphone, and the Doro PhoneEasy 618 feature phone are among the new handsets being made available for $149.99 and $59.99, respectively.
Consumer Cellular Picks Up the ZTE Avid 916 and Moto G5 Plus
Consumer Cellular recently added the ZTE Avid 916 and Motorola Moto G5 Plus to its roster of Android-based smartphones. The Avid 916 (pictured), a variant of the ZTE Grand / Champ, includes a 5.5-inch 720p display, 1.3 GHz Snapdragon 210 processor, and 8 GB of internal storage.
Consumer Cellular Launches Doro 824 Smartphone
Consumer Cellular today announced the Doro 824 SmartEasy handset, an Android phone that features a user interface simplified for senior users. The 824 is based on Android 5.1, but trades in the typical home screen experience for an action-based menu for sending messages, making calls, browsing the web, and so on.
Huawei Announces P8 Lite for the US Market
Huawei today revealed the P8 Lite, its latest attempt to grab a toehold in the U.S. The P8 Lite has a similar design to the P8, but tones down some of the specs to help drop the price point a bit.