PCD was showing off a few new phones. While many companies only show confirmed phones in their booths, and try to sell carriers on potential phones in closed-door meetings, PCD often puts phones in its booth that they are still shopping around to carriers.
The CDM-5040 and CDM-5050 are ultra-basic CDMA phones from a new manufacturer that PCD is representing. Unfortunately, our PCD rep wasn't sure which manufacturer that was.
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About all we can tell you is that they're tri-band, (with AWS, aka CDMA 1700,) so they might come to MetroPCS or Cricket.
PCD was also showing off the TXT8026, which is essentially a Blitz, but with a much nicer design. It also adds AWS, so this is another one that may come to MetroPCS or Cricket. Look for the TXT8026 to ship in early Q3.
Phone Scoop takes a hands-on look at the new webOS 1.4 system software for Palm devices, including a tour of the new video shooting software.
Palm hopes the Pre can bring it back from the brink of extinction. Based on what Phone Scoop sees, Palm's chances of salvation are pretty good.
Live from Vegas. In depth hands-on with the Palm Pre, plus hands-on with watch phones, wireless charging, and new phones from LG, PCD, BlackBerry, Motorola, Sony Ericsson, and more.
In this video, Phone Scoop takes a quick look at the Palm Pre Plus for Verizon Wireless, and an in-depth look at the Mobile Hotspot application.
Mar 19, 2018
Google today said its Google Pay app can now serve as a transit ticket on the Las Vegas monorail system. People visiting Las Vegas will be able to use Google Pay to purchase their monorail ticket online and add it to the app.
3.2" display 240 x 400 pixels
1,000 mAh battery
Memory Card Slot, Headphone Jack (3.5mm)
3.1" display 320 x 480 pixels
TI OMAP 3430 processor
1,150 mAh battery
Hardware Text Keyboard, Headphone Jack (3.5mm)