T-Mobile Intros New Samsung Gravity
T-Mobile today started selling the Samsung Gravity Q, the latest in Samsung's long-running line of entry-level phones with keyboards exclusive to T-Mobile. Like Gravity T, the Gravity Q is a feature phone with a touch screen and a slide-out, four-row QWERTY keyboard. In fact, the Q is nearly identical to the T, differing mostly in offering a slightly larger screen (3 inches versus 2.8.) The phone has a 2-megapixel camera and a memory card slot. T-Mobile is selling the Gravity Q for $154, or $10 up front plus payments of $6/month over 2 years.
T-Mobile Starts Selling ZTE ZMax Pro
T-Mobile today began selling the ZTE ZMax Pro — an affordable Android phablet with a 6-inch, full-HD screen, fingerprint reader, 32 GB of storage, 13-megapixel camera, and Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 processor — for $180. The company started selling the phone under the MetroPCS brand in August, but is now bringing it to the T-Mobile lineup.
T-Mobile Targets Rural Areas for 600 MHz Service, Starting with Cheyenne
T-Mobile today said it has activated its first 600 MHz cell site in Cheyenne, Wyo. T-Mobile is using Nokia equipment to provide LTE coverage across Cheyenne in the 600 MHz band.
Alcatel's A30 Plus Bumps Up the Screen, Processor, Camera and Battery
Alcatel today announced the A30 Plus, an improved version of the A30 we saw earlier this year. This entry-level Android handset includes a 5.5-inch 720p HD screen (up from 5.0 inches) and a 1.5 GHz quad-core MediaTek processor (up from 1.1 GHz) with 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of storage.
T-Mobile and MetroPCS to Sell Samsung Galaxy On5
T-Mobile today said it and its prepaid brand MetroPCS will kick off sales of the Samsung Galaxy On5 later this month. The On5 is an inexpensive Android smartphone with a 5-inch 720p HD display, 5-megapixel main camera with LED flash, and 2-megapixel front camera.
T-Mobile Selling LG K7 for $140
T-Mobile today made the LG K7 available for sale from its web site. The phone, announced last month, has a 5-inch screen, quad-core Snapdragon 210 processor, 5-megapixel main camera, 5-megapixel selfie camera, and LTE 4G.
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