Despite reluctance from three major carriers, creditors have agreed to extend Pantech's deadline for debt repayment by two years, keeping the South Korean company alive for the time being.
The third largest phone maker in Korea continues to post losses while still owing debt to various entities, including Korea's three carriers.
The 3.2-inch Vybe sports a QWERTY keyboard, a 3-megapixel camera, and an intuitive user interface.
The Pantech Vybe for AT&T is equipped with a 3-megapixel camera, four-row QWERTY keyboard, and a reasonable on-contract price.
The Vybe is a competitively priced device that'll please messaging enthusiasts and smartphone neophytes who don't want high-end features.
Pantech's latest Android smartphone could include a stylus and a fingerprint sensor.
Consider the Pantech Perception if you're deciding among $100 smartphones, but you'll get more for your money with a discounted Samsung Galaxy S3 or other last-season phones.
Samsung says it will have no involvement whatsoever in the Korean handset maker's business operations.
This Android smartphone for Verizon gives you a large, pretty screen for all your smartphone shenanigans.
Verizon's Perception is a nice middle-of-the-road phone; just don't expect killer performance.