T-Mobile Expands Lineup of 3G Phones for Holidays
T-Mobile today announced two new affordable 3G phones expected to launch in time for the holidays. Both phones include a web browser, 2-megapixel camera with video capture, GPS navigation, and stereo Bluetooth.
- Tap: A simple touch-screen phone made by Huawei. It features a proprietary interface made for T-Mobile. The Tap is expected to be available in berry and midnight blue colors by the end of the year.
- Nokia 3711: A clamshell phone with Nokia's Series 40 interface. The 3711 is expected to be available in "the coming weeks".
Huawei P10 Revealed by FCC
The FCC today approved a new, unannounced phone from Huawei that matches leaked photos of the P10. The company is expected to announce the P10 flagship phone in a little over a week at the MWC trade show in Barcelona.
Nokia Expands its Android Lineup
HMD Global — the new custodian of the Nokia brand for phones — today announced three new Android-based Nokia phones. Nokia 6: Already released in China, this 5.5-inch-screen, metal-bodied phone will released globally for 229 euros.
Microsoft Debuts Entry-Level Nokia 130 Handset
Microsoft today announced the Nokia 130, a simple, inexpensive handset meant for first-timers and emerging markets. The candybar-style phone runs the Series 30 platform and includes a 1.8-inch screen, stereo headphone jack, Bluetooth 3.0, and support for memory cards up to 32GB.
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.