Sprint Nextel recently made the Sanyo SCP-3810 for sale. The 3810 is an entry-level clamshell that has a hidden external LCD, 1.3 megapixel camera, GPS (for navigation and geo-taggin images) and Bluetooth 2.0. Sprint calls out the 3810's large keypad, 2.4-inch screen, and adjustable fonts for those who like an easier-to-use handset. It supports mobile email, threaded SMS, Picture Mail, and IM messaging services. The 3810 is free after rebates with new agreement.
Keep in mind that I don't need a smartphone and I'm not a texting nut. I have always loved a flip phone because I use my phone to talk. Yep, that's right, I actually use a phone for talking as my primary use. My first phone was a Sanyo 8400 and I loved it. It lasted forever and I could always get reception where my other Sprint friends couldn't. This is exactly what I've been looking for. I am currently using another phone with Sprint and hate it. I got my 3810 yesterday and my parents are jealous because you can make the fonts HUGE!!!. I know what I'm getting them for Christmas. By the way, I wasn't sure what phone I was going to get and I couldn't believe that the Sanyo 3810 was one of only 2 flip phones available from Sprint. What... (continues)
I agree. I've always had a flip phone, and my last two Sanyo's have been very good. I have an Ipod touch for all the bells and whistles and apps. I just hope the quality is the same since Sanyo has been bought out.