LG Returns to Cricket with HELiX
Today Cricket announced the addition of the LG HELiX clamshell to its lineup of AWS 3G phones. The HELiX has a large keypad, adjustable fonts, a 1.3 megapixel camera, speakerphone and Bluetooth. It uses LG's Voice Clarity technology to improve call quality by raising or lowering the volume of the earpiece depending on how much background noise is present. The HELiX will be available in pink or silver for $140.
Review: Coolpad Canvas for Cricket Wireless
The Canvas from Coolpad is one of the least expensive handsets in Cricket's lineup of Android smartphone. It boasts a large display, 8-megapixel camera, and Snapdragon processor.
Coolpad Expands Unlocked Lineup with the Splatter
Coolpad today launched the Splatter, a $140 unlocked Android phone available from Amazon.com. It's the company's second unlocked phone for the U.S.; the first was the Conjr.
Cricket Wireless Lands the HTC Desire 555
Cricket Wireless recently added the HTC Desire 555 to its lineup of affordable Android smartphones. The 555 is a variant of the Desire 530.
Cricket to Sell Alcatel QuickFlip Feature Phone for $30
Cricket Wireless today announced the pending availability of the QuickFlip, a simple feature phone made by Alcatel. The QuickFlip is already being sold by AT&T as the Cingular Flip 2.