Verizon Wireless Intros Low-Cost World Phone
Today Verizon Wireless announced the Escapade, a new entry-level handset that has quad-band GSM/EDGE radios and can roam in countries around the world. The Escapade, made by PCD, is a clamshall that has CDMA 1x for data in the U.S., dual displays, a 2 megapixel camera, Bluetooth and GPS. The Escapade will be available starting August 21 for $30 after rebate with new agreement.
LG Terra, Flip World Phone, Lands On Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless recently added the LG Terra to its lineup of basic feature phones. The Terra is a flip phone that runs a simple operating system with features such as text-to-speech for listening to text messages and photo ID for identifying incoming calls.
HTC Intros Desire 510, A Low-Cost LTE Phone
HTC today announced the Desire 510, an entry-level device that includes LTE 4G for many regions around the world. The 510 is made from polycarbonate and HTC created a DotView case for the device, which allows owners to answer calls even when the case is closed.
Verizon Taking Preorders for LG K8 V Starting June 9
Verizon Wireless today said it will begin accepting preorders for the LG K8 V on June 9. This affordable Android smartphone has a 5-inch 720p HD screen and is powered by a 1.3 GHz quad-core Snapdragon processor with 16 GB of storage.
Verizon Prepaid Now Selling Samsung Galaxy J1
Verizon Wireless recently added the Samsung Galaxy J1 to its lineup of prepaid handsets. The J1 is a compact, entry-level Android smartphone.
Big Question: Will It Roam On GSM Domestically?
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Maybe I am just a little crazy.
Maybe I'm just a die hard T-Mobile guy.
I won't get into the whole GSM V CDMA debate here, there is already a lot of info about that stuff.
With people trav...
With the economy the way it is, fewer people are vacationing abroad, so I don't think the demand will be what it would have been a few years ago.
Those who can afford trips to Europe and elswhere would probably be looking for a higher end phone.
Slammer, I know you always hang out in the news section. Tell me a little bit about yourself, do you only hang ou...
they are following how this has gone all along. If they plan to go gsm (sim cards to the layperson). Then you start with inexpensive phones to build a following and just m...
For years my wifes side of the family got the Cingulars and the AT&T phones because they had that ability to go global if they needed to...