Huawei Ascend Y from U.S. Cellular Costs Just a Penny
U.S. Cellular recently made the Huawei Ascend Y available for purchase from its web site. The Ascend Y runs Android 2.3 Gingerbread and features a 3.5-inch HVGA display, an 800MHz processor, 3.2-megapixel camera, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and GPS. The Ascend Y ships with a 2GB microSD card, but supports cards up to 32GB. The Huawei Ascend Y costs $0.01 when purchased with a contract or $99.99 when purchased for use with U.S. Cellular's prepaid service.
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.
Huawei Watch 2 Hits Stores Today
Huawei today made its new smartwatch, the Watch 2, available from various online retailers for $300. The device runs Android Wear 2.0 from Google and includes GPS, a heart rate monitor, NFC, 420 mAh battery, and a 1.2-inch AMOLED display.
Boost Mobile Debuts the Huawei Union
Boost Mobile today announced a trio of inexpensive handsets, including the Huawei Union. The Union has a 4.5-inch screen, 1.1GHz quad-core processor, 1GB of RAM, and 8GB of storage.
Huawei's Mate 8 Uses Custom Kirin Processor
Huawei today announced the Mate 8, a flagship phablet that runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow. The Mate 8 features a 6-inch full HD display and Huawei's new processor, the Kirin 950.
It's too expensive
Besides... 800Mhz for $0.01? Seems kinda...cheap..