Cricket MSGM8 Leaps Into Stores on November 27
The MSGM8 (Message Mate) is a tri-band CDMA bar-style phone with QWERTY keyboard. It has dedicated keys for messaging applications as well as access to social networking applications. It also has a 1.3 megapixel camera, Bluetooth and speech recognition for hands free calling. It has a toggle on the side for navigating through menus and on-screen content. The MSGM8 will be available at a special introductory price of $100 only at Cricket Stores from November 27 to November 30. Cricket didn't say what the price would be after November 30.
Cricket Wireless Debuts the ZTE Overture 3
Cricket Wireless today announced the ZTE Overture 3, an inexpensive Android handset. The phone has a 5-inch FWVGA screen and it relies on a quad-core 1.1 GHz processor with 16 GB of storage.
AT&T Says Axon M Will Reach Stores November 17
AT&T today said it will open preorders for the ZTE Axon M starting November 1. The company expects the dual-screened handset to go on sale in retail stores on November 17.
ZTE Debuts Grand X 4 for Cricket
ZTE today announced the Grand X 4, a $130 phablet, for Cricket Wireless. The device features a 5.5-inch 720p HD screen, Snapdragon 412 processor, 2 GB of RAM, and 16 GB of storage.
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.