Now You Can Buy a T-Mobile Phone and a Slurpee at 7-Eleven
T-Mobile USA today announced an agreement with 7-Eleven convenience stores, which will now sell the LG GS170 for T-Mobile's pre-paid service. The GS170 is an entry level flip with dual displays, Bluetooth 2.1, and a VGA camera. It costs $29.99, though it is being offered at half price through the month of August if customers also purchase a $50 airtime card. The $50/month plan offers unlimited talk, text, and Web with no overage charges. The first 100MB of data is available at up to 4G speeds, though speeds will be throttled once users exceed 100MB.
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T-Mobile's Pre-Paid Service Expands to Family Dollar
T-Mobile USA today announced an agreement with Family Dollar stores, which will now sell the LG GS170 for T-Mobile's pre-paid service. The GS170 is an entry level flip with dual displays, Bluetooth 2.1, and a VGA camera.
AT&T Says It Won't Sell the LG G7 ThinQ, But It Has an LG Exclusive On Deck
AT&T does not plan to sell LG's new flagship phone, the G7 ThinQ, according to The Verge. Instead, the company plans to offer an exclusive phone from LG later this summer.
T-Mobile Adds the LG K30 to Its Roster for $225
T-Mobile recently made the LG K30 available for sale from its web site for $225, or $9 per month for 24 months. The K30 is a rebadged variant of the K10, which LG announced earlier this year.
LG Kicks Off Sales of G7 ThinQ Phone, But US Pricing Remains Elusive
LG today said it has commenced sales of its flagship G7 ThinQ phone in its home market of South Korea. The G7 ThinQ, announced earlier this month, is a premium metal-and-glass phone with a super bright 6.1-inch screen, Snapdragon 845 processor, AI-assisted dual rear cameras, BoomBox speaker, and Android 8 Oreo.
Virgin Mobile USA Relaunches As An iPhone-Only Carrier
Virgin Mobile USA, which is owned and operated by Sprint, transformed itself today into new provider much more closely aligned with the Virgin brand. Significantly, Virgin Mobile USA is now an iPhone-only carrier, meaning Apple's iPhones are the only phones Virgin will sell moving forward.
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