Though the Kyocera Contact is inexpensive and easy to use, there are better, more reliable prepaid phones on this network and others.
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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.
Save for the LG Lucid 3’s disappointing photo quality, the mid-tier device ranks high in its class and is an excellent value on contract.
Motorola will hold a London press event on May 13 to introduce its newest smartphone.
Optus cuts handset subsidies and pushes up the price of mobiles, arguing similar moves from Telstra and Vodafone allow it to remain competitive.
The device will come with a 5-megapixel front-facing camera, matching the HTC One M8, which is also trying to woo selfie-takers.
At $120, Sprint's bare-bones WeGo phone has parental notification, and lets kids call and text a limited number of preset contacts.
"If I cannot make money on handsets, I will not be in the handset business," John Chen tells Reuters.
The device will be known as the ATIV Core and run on Windows Phone 8.1, according to the report.