MetroPCS uncovers $150 Coolpad Quattro 4G

As the carrier's second 4G LTE Android device, the Coolpad Quattro 4G is an affordable no-contract option.

MetroPCS' latest Android phone, the Coolpad Quattro 4G. MetroPCS

MetroPCS has released its second 4G LTE Android smartphone in as many weeks, today announcing the Coolpad Quattro 4G. The $150 handset runs Android 2.3 Gingerbread and can be paired with the carrier's new $55/month rate plan.

Specifications for the Coolpad Quattro 4G include a 4-inch display, 1GHz processor, 3.2-megapixel rear camera, VGA front-facing camera, and 4G LTE support. Nothing fancy to be sure, but it ought to be plenty for first-time smartphone buyers. Rounding things out, the handset also features microSD expansion, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, and a 1,600mAh battery.

MetroPCS is also currently running a promotion that gives consumers a $50 mail-in rebate if they purchase two handsets at once. Under this offer, a second Quattro 4G or LG Motion 4G can be had for as low as $99.

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