MPx220 Makes Official Debut
Oct 15, 2004, 10:55 AM by (staff)
Retail availability of the highly-anticipated Motorola MPx220 was announced today. Supplies have been trickling into Best Buy stores all week, with full national availability slated for Sunday. Best Buy has a 30-day national exclusive on the phone, which is sold for use with Cingular. Cingular will offer the phone directly next month, and it is rumored that AT&T Wireless is planning to offer the phone as well. The MPx220 is Motorola's second Windows Mobile Smartphone, following the successful MPx200. Features include a clamshell design with internal quad-band antenna, dual color displays, megapixel camera with video capture, Bluetooth, Java, speakerphone, and a miniSD memory card slot.
Nokia 3310 3G Hits Best Buy This Month for $60
HMD Global, the maker of Nokia-branded handsets, today said the 3310 3G will be available in the U.S. through Best Buy.
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.
HTC Bringing the One M9+ to Europe
HTC today said it plans to expand availability of the One M9+ outside of Asia to select European markets. The One M9+ is a slightly larger version of the M9 that has different camera and processor configuration.
AT&T Resurrects the 'Cingular' Brand for Flip Phone
AT&T recently added the Cingular Flip to its lineup of inexpensive feature phones. The phone is made by TeleEpoch and bears the model number M3620, but AT&T named it the Cingular Flip to give it some visibility.
MOTOROLA = EXPENSIVE PIECE O CRAPOLA
I've had plenty of experience with perfectly fine moto's, and actually hope to purchase a V180.
From a business standpoint, its an acceptable risk. Pay a lot of money to be the exclusive retailer of a very highly anticipated, expensive phone, and for a whole month reap the profit without wo...