Genesis Brings 2 Touch Screens to Life at U.S Cellular
U.S. Cellular today announced the addition of the LG Genesis to its lineup, a new, dual-touch screen, sideways clamshell that also has a full QWERTY keyboard. The main display measures 3.5 inches and secondary display measures 3.2 inches. The Genesis runs Android 2.2 Froyo and it has a 5 megapixel camera. The Genesis also features Wi-Fi with mobile hotspot, supports up to 32GB of eternal storage, and will be packaged with an 8GB card. The LG Genesis will debut June 9 for $149.99 with a new two-year contract after rebate. U.S. Cellular also announced that it, too, will offer the HTE Merge world phone. The Merge goes on sale today for $149.99.
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LG V10 Boasts Second Screen, Dual Front Cameras
LG announced the V10, a flagship smartphone that includes a ticker display, double cameras, and a more rugged design than some of LG's previous handsets. The main screen measures 5.7 inches and has quad HD resolution, while the secondary display, which sits above the main one, measures 2.1 inches and has 1040 x 160 pixels.
YotaPhone's Improved Dual-Screen Smartphone Goes On Sale
YotaPhone today announced the availability of the YotaPhone 2, a smartphone that has a traditional display on one side and an e-ink display on the other. The YotaPhone 2, which was first revealed in February of this year, is meant to help people access and read content while preserving battery life.
Verizon Now Selling Kyocera's DuraXV Handset
Verizon Wireless recently added the Kyocera DuraXV to its lineup of rugged handsets. The DuraXV, a successor to Kyocera's DuraXT, is a flip phone that meets mil-spec standards for protection against temperature extremes, dust, and shock.
Blu Debuts Vivo 5R Handset, for Sale from Amazon and Best Buy
Blu announced the Vivo 5R, what it calls a refresh of the Vivo 5. The 5R features a metal-and-glass design, with aluminum body panels, 2.5D curved glass, and a fingerprint reader on back.
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"U.S. Cellular also announced that it, too, will off the HTE Merge world phone. The Merger goes on sale June 9 for $149.99."