LG Rumor Reflex S / Rumor Reflex / Freedom / Converse
Sprint recently added the LG Rumor Reflex S to its lineup of feature phones. The Rumor Reflex S is a slight update to last year's sideways slider that also includes a touch screen. It features a 3.0-inch WQVGA display, QWERTY keyboard, 2-megapixel camera with camcorder, GPS, and microSD card slot supporting up to 32GB of memory. The Rumor Reflex S is also ecologically friendly, and uses recycled materials in the redesigned outer shell. The device includes an energy efficient charger, and is free of harmful materials. It is available from Sprint's web site for $29.99 with a new two-year contract.
Boost Mobile today announced a promotional plan that offers unlimited talk and text for $45 per month. For customers who pay their bill on time, the cost of the plan will eventually shrink to $30 per month over the course of 18 months through Boost Mobile's Shrinkage program. The plan doesn't include data and works only with the LG Rumor Reflex, Motorola Theory, and Sanyo Innuendo. The discounted plan will be available from March 29 until May 31.
Sprint today provided more details about the LG Rumor Reflex, which was sighted on Boost Mobile's web site last weekend. This "green" device is the latest from Sprint to target those looking to minimize their ecological footprint. According to Sprint, the LG Rumor Reflex features a 31% post-consumer recycled shell; an energy efficient charger; no environmentally sensitive materials, including polyvinyl chloride, brominated flame retardants, halogen, beryllium, phthalates, and nickel; and ships with fully recyclable packaging. The Rumor Reflex offers a 3.0-inch WQVGA touchscreen, QWERTY keyboard, 2-megapixel camera and camcorder, GPS, and MicroSD card slot supporting up to 32GB of memory. It will go on sale in Sprint stores March 11 for $29.99 after a $50 rebate and new contract. It goes on sale in Boost Mobile stores March 29 for $79.99 with no contract.
Boost Mobile has listed an unannounced phone called the LG Rumor Reflex as "coming soon." The Rumor Reflex, which cost $79.99, is a touch phone with a 3-inch display, GPS, and speakerphone. No other details were provided.