Nokia and AT&T Introduce the Mural Flip
Today Nokia and AT&T introduced the Mural, a new flip phone that will come in a wide range of external colors that illuminate when the phone is opened or closed or when there is an incoming call or message. The Mural will support AT&T's 3G network and features a 2 megapixel camera, support for microSD cards up to 16GB, and it has built-in messaging and social networking capabilities. The Mural will be available at select AT&T stores and online starting September 6 for $50 after mail-in rebate with new agreement.
AT&T Resurrects the 'Cingular' Brand for Flip Phone
AT&T recently added the Cingular Flip to its lineup of inexpensive feature phones. The phone is made by TeleEpoch and bears the model number M3620, but AT&T named it the Cingular Flip to give it some visibility.
Meet the LG Exalt, Verizon's First LTE-Only Flip Phone
Verizon Wireless recently added the LG Exalt LTE to its lineup of inexpensive flip phones. The Exalt LTE has the distinction of being Verizon's first 4G LTE basic phone, according to the carrier.
Microsoft Trots Out Nokia 222 Feature Phone
Microsoft today announced the Nokia 222, a bar-style feature phone that runs Nokia Series 30+ and includes only the most essential functions. The Nokia 222's core apps include MSN Weather, Bing Search, Opera Mini, as well as Facebook, Facebook Messenger, and Twitter.
ZTE's Cymbal-T Flip Phone Boasts Android, a Touch Screen and LTE
ZTE recently released the Cymbal-T, a flip phone that runs Android and includes a 3.5-inch touch screen. The Cymbal-T is a traditional clamshell with physical navigation keys and numerical dial pad.