HP's iPAQ Glisten to Be Sold By AT&T
Today AT&T and HP introduced the iPAQ Glisten, a new Windows Mobile 6.5 smartphone that has both a QWERTY keyboard for messaging and an AMOLED touch display. It has quad-band GSM/EDGE and tri-band 850/1900/2100 UMTS/HSDPA as well as Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 2.0+EDR and GPS radios. It features a 3.1 megapixel fixed-focus camera, threaded messaging, pre-loaded apps such as Office Mobile and Facebook, and Voice Commander software. The Glisten will cost $230 before rebate and should be available in the coming weeks.
Hands On with HP's Elite x3
HP is jumping back into phones at a completely unexpected time. HP made quite a few iPAQ Windows smartphones back in the day (2004-2009, to be precise.) Then they bought Palm and infamously drove that into the ground.
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.
Acer Liquid M330 Runs Windows 10 for $100
Microsoft recently added the Acer Liquid M330, a low-cost handset running Windows 10 Mobile, to its U.S. web store.
T-Mobile Outs Windows 10 VR Phone From Alcatel
T-Mobile today listed the "Alcatel IDOL 4S with Windows 10 VR" on its web site. The unique version of the Idol 4S not only runs Windows 10, but sports many of the upgrades available in the related BlackBerry DTEK60, such as the high-end Snapdragon 820 processor, 21-megapixel camera, and USB Type-C connector, none of which are in the standard Idol 4S.
I'm so excited!!!
I would gladly dish out $230.00 for this phone when I can pay less for a 3Gs!!!!
This is another free phone marked up to an insane price for LATE adaptors!