Review: Kyocera Milano for Sprint
Kyocera kicks out an entry-level Android smartphone for Sprint in the Milano, a chubby sideways slider that has a full QWERTY keyboard for messaging and 3-megapixel camera. Here is Phone Scoop's full review.
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For some, tapping on glass displays just doesn't cut it, and there's simply no replacing a physical QWERTY keyboard. It's with these users in mind that Kyocera crafted the Milano, a sideways slider that looks like a quick messaging device, but packs Android. Here's our take on it.
Hands-On: Kyocera Milano for Sprint
The Milano is the newest Android smartphone from Kyocera. It features a sideways sliding keyboard and a compact form factor, but it is more QMD than smartphone.
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