U.S. Cellular Scores HTC Hero S, Wildfire S, Flyer Tablet
U.C. Cellular today announced the upcoming availability of three Android devices from HTC. All three are slab-style devices and will reach store shelves in October.
- Hero S: This smartphone sports a 4.0-inch Super LCD display at qHD (540 x 960 pixels) resolution, a 5-megapixel main camera, and 1.3-megapixel user-facing camera. It runs Android 2.3 Gingerbread with HTC Sense. It will cost $199.99 after rebate with a new agreement.
- Wiidfire S: This mid-range Android device was announced earlier this year. It has a 600MHz processor, 3.2-inch touch display with 320 x 480 pixels, 5-megapixel camera with autofocus and flash, and Bluetooth 3.0+HS. It will cost $79.99 after rebate with a new agreement.
Virgin Mobile Lands HTC Wildfire S, LG Optimus Slider
Virgin Mobile USA today announced the addition of two Android handsets to its pre-paid lineup, the HTC Wildfire S, and the LG Optimus Slider. The Wildfire S will be Virgin Mobile's first device from HTC.
MetroPCS Adds HTC Wildfire S to Lineup
MetroPCS today announced that the HTC Wildfire S, its first Android phone from HTC, will be available later this week for $179.99. MetroPCS's pre-paid plans start at $50 per month.
U.S. Cellular Refreshes Plan Pricing
U.S. Cellular today announced a trio of new plans for customers of its pre-paid wireless services.
Boost Mobile Scores LG Volt 2 and Tribute 2
Boost Mobile today announced the LG Volt 2 and LG Tribute 2, updates to two of last year's big sellers for the prepaid carrier. Both devices share several hardware features, such as LG's signature rear-placed buttons, 1.2 GHz quad-core processors, LTE, Bluetooth, and WiFi.
Cricket to Sell ZTE Grand X
Cricket Wireless today announced the pending availability of the ZTE Grand X, a large-screened Android smartphone. The Grand X features a 5-inch display with Gorilla Glass and a 1.2GHz dual-core Snapdragon processor from Qualcomm.