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Alltel is the fifth-largest carrier in the United States.

By June 6, 2007

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HTC Wildfire (Alltel Wireless)

For Alltel customers on a budget, the HTC Wildfire is a very affordable and decently featured Android phone, but it comes at the cost of screen quality and processor speed.

By November 12, 2010

3 stars Editors' rating November 12, 2010

MSRP: $149.99


HTC Snap (Alltel)

For Alltel customers looking for a messaging-centric smartphone, the HTC Snap offers a nice, budget-friendly alternative to the carrier's BlackBerry offerings.

By September 14, 2009

3.5 stars Editors' rating September 14, 2009

As shown: $79.99

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Samsung Glint SCH-u350 (Alltel)

While the Samsung Glint doesn't sport a flashy design or the latest and greatest features, it offers Alltel customers a solid, basic cell phone with good call quality; best of all, it's free.

By September 1, 2009

3 stars Editors' rating September 1, 2009

Pricing not available


How to send a text message via command line in OS X

You can send text messages to anyone using Terminal.

By March 19, 2014


BlackBerry Pearl Flip 8230 (Alltel)

The RIM BlackBerry Pearl Flip 8230 updates Alltel's line of BlackBerrys, but its clamshell design won't please everyone.

By June 17, 2009

3.5 stars Editors' rating June 17, 2009

As Reviewed: $129.99 with a two-year contract.

Similar model available starting at $19.99 with a two-year contract.


Samsung Delve SCH-r800 (Alltel)

The Samsung Delve is an attractive, multimedia phone with good performance. It lacks some important features but it's a solid addition to Alltel's lineup.

By November 18, 2008

3.5 stars Editors' rating November 18, 2008

U.S.Cellular, Alltel launch Wal-Mart prepaid phones

The joint U Prepaid service brings both carriers into the realm of big-box distribution.

By April 30, 2012


AT&T spends $780 million to buy more spectrum

The carrier says it plans to buy wireless spectrum and network assets from Atlantic Tele-Network, aka Alltel, in an effort to boost its spectrum coffers.

By January 22, 2013


Samsung Hue II SCH-R600 (Alltel)

The Samsung Hue II is a very solid midrange cell phone for Alltel service.

By March 4, 2009

3.5 stars Editors' rating March 4, 2009

As shown: $239

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