LG's AX310 Lands at Alltel
Today Alltel announced the availability of the LG AX310. The AX310 is an entry-level clamshell that a 1.3 megapixel camera, threaded messaging, speakerphone and Bluetooth 2.1+EDR. The FCC has also approved a version of this called the UX-310, which adds CDMA 1700 (AWS) spectrum support. Based on the model numbering, this phone could also be offered by US Cellular, MetroPCS, or Cricket. The AX310 is limited to 1x data, comes in either black or red, and costs $30 after rebates with new contract.
Unannounced Alcatel Allura Headed to AT&T
The FCC this week approved and made public the Alcatel one touch Allura, an unannounced Android phone for AT&T. The technical model number (5056) suggests a phone very similar to the Fierce XL (5054) for MetroPCS.
ZTE Obsidian Lands on T-Mobile August 13
T-Mobile today revealed the ZTE Obsidian, a compact entry-level Android smartphone. The Obsidian features a 4.5-inch screen with 854 by 480 resolution and a 1GHz quad-core processor with 1 GB of RAM.
AT&T Replacing Alltel Brand with Its Own Across Georgia
AT&T today said beginning Dec. 10 all Alltel stores and services across Georgia will be rebranded under the AT&T name.
Cricket Offering Lumia 630 for Free and Other Deals
Cricket Wireless, which is owned by AT&T, today announced the availability of the Nokia Lumia 630 smartphone. The 630, which is a variant of the Lumia 635 (being sold by T-Mobile and MetroPCS), will reach Cricket stores on July 11.
Are they STILL getting new phones?
We're well into the 3rd quarter of 2009 (yes, I know it may not necessarily be the 3rd financial quarter for some companies) or did I miss something?