T-Mobile's LG Optimus F3 launches August 7

The LG smartphone will be offered with Simple Choice Plans for zero down as part of a limited-time promotion.

T-Mobile's next Android, the LG Optimus F3, arrives on August 7. LG

T-Mobile announced on Wednesday that the LG Optimus F3 (reviewed here for Sprint) will arrive at the Uncarrier's doorsteps on August 7.

The entry-level LG smartphone will be offered in a limited-time promotion of $0 down with 24 device payments of $10 per month for a total of $240 all in.

Customers must purchase the device as part of T-Mobile's Simple Choice rate plans, which start at $50 per month and include unlimited talk, text, web, and 500MB data.

Powered by Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean, the LG Optimus F3 features a dual-core 1.2GHz processor, a 4-inch 800x480 pixel IPS display, 1GB RAM, and a very large 2,460 mAh battery. In terms of software, the smartphone bundles in a number of LG apps and services, including QuickMemo, QSlide and VuTalk.

Read the full CNET Review

LG Optimus F3

The Bottom Line: If you’re looking for a compact Android handset, the LG Optimus F3 will satisfy prepaid customers. As an on-contract phone, however, look to other free smartphones that are better. / Read full review

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