Samsung Tees Up the T229 for T-Mobile
Today Samsung announced that is will begin selling the T229 through T-Mobile. This entry-level flip has a speakerphone, VGA camera, Bluetooth, and is compatible with T-Mobile's MyFaves calling plan. It comes in an 850/1800/1900 tri-band configuration. It will be available for $30 with a new two-year contract.
Aug 7, 2019
Samsung today announced the Galaxy Note10 and Note10+. The company's super-flagship Note series for 2019 comes in two sizes: The Note10 packs a screen similar to the Note9 into a smaller body, while the Note10+ sports a larger display in a body similar in size to the Note9.
Jun 25, 2019
In a surprise move, T-Mobile is launching its first 5G phone and a limited 5G network ahead of schedule. The 5G network is currently only using mmWave spectrum (both 28 GHz and 39 GHz), which offers high speeds but limited coverage.
Sep 19, 2019
Alcatel today announced the Go Flip 3 and SmartFlip, two variants of essentially the same clamshell-style feature phone. The phone runs KaiOS, and for the first time in the US, supports both Google Assistant voice control and the KaiStore for downloading third-party apps such as WhatsApp.
Jul 24, 2019
Samsung today released a statement that it will launch the Galaxy Fold in September, having improved the design to address issues that cropped up in multiple review units right before the original launch date in late April. Samsung has tweaked the design of the folding-display phone in four specific ways: "The top protective layer of the Infinity Flex Display has been extended beyond the bezel, making it apparent that it is an integral part of the display structure and not meant to be removed."
Jul 11, 2019
Verizon today started selling the Alcatel Go Flip V, a close cousin of the similar-looking feature phone Alcatel offers on other US carriers as the Go Flip, MyFlip, QuickFlip, and Cingular Flip 2. Unlike those other models — which run KaiOS — the Go Flip V runs custom software based on AOSP (open-source Android), with more memory (both RAM and storage) to support the more-demanding software.
The T229 -- iPhone knock-off
Too bad the iphone sticker is offset to the side and not the right size. I wonder if that front screen is multi-touch?
here we gooo
You guys introduce wayyy to many ****ty entry level phones. Yes I'm sure some of you appreciate these phones but I for one don't.
I want a phone that says WOW and a phone full of features etc. I have had the crappy wing since introduced and normally get a new phone every 6-8 months. Unfortunately you guys have NOT introduced any other phone that can go toe to toe with this one (touchscreen, windows, etc)! It's such a disappointment to see Verizon and ATT get all these bad ass phones and I'm stuck with "NEW ENTRY LEVEL PHONE COMING!" WHO GIVES A ****???? WORK A NEW BAD ASS PHONE NOW!!
I think I may just have to leave.
nothing can defend this phone
they should have named it the Samsung Egor.
It looks like design a reject.
I don't think a soccer mom or a crack head would want to be be dead with this.
This is just another POS phone for t-mobile to release. Who needs or wants this? Most companies only do press releases for GREAT phones with extraordinary capabilities, because the only people ...