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Kin Two (Verizon Wireless)

The Kin Two offers some upgraded features over the Kin One, but you can get more for less with a number of Verizon's other smartphones.

May 5, 2010

3 stars Editors' rating May 5, 2010

MSRP: $99.99


Kin One (Verizon Wireless)

The Kin One offers young people a different and fun social networking experience, but its lack of certain basic features and required monthly data plan will limit its appeal.

May 4, 2010

3 stars Editors' rating May 4, 2010

MSRP: $49.99


Internal Microsoft video shows testers trashing the Kin

Video shows beta testers complaining of the Kin's poor performance prior to the smartphone's release.

By November 19, 2012


Skype family portraits reunite separated kin (pictures)

These families live thousands of miles apart, but still manage to pose together for family portraits, thanks to a Webcam, video-chatting software, and some creative wizardry by N.Y.-based photographer John Clang.

8 Images By June 28, 2012


Kin's quiet return a rarity among failed gadgets

Microsoft's Kin can safely be called a tech dud, but now it's back. What's changed this time around? And has this happened with other gadgets?

By November 19, 2010


Microsoft goes outside for Kin's Mac sync

The company announces that third-party firm Mark/Space is the developer of the promised Mac sync software for the Kin, "Kin Media Sync," which hits stores today.

By May 13, 2010


The Kin One and Kin Two

The Kin One and Kin Two are new Windows Phones that center on social networking. See the Verizon handsets in action at their launch event in San Francisco.

By May 4, 2010


Kin One and Kin Two

When Microsoft announced the Kin One and Two in April, a lot of folks wondered about their appeal and place in the crowded smartphone space. Well, CNET finally get the social networking phones in for review so check our First Look video for the answer.

May 4, 2010


Microsoft Kin: You Kin do it when you One and Two it

Microsoft has announced Kin, a new series of phones aimed at social networkers. The Kin One and Kin Two are the first to arrive

By April 13, 2010


Verizon brings back Kin One and Two

After pulling the plug on the Kin One and Two in June, Verizon has a change of heart and relists the social-centric phones for sale.

By November 18, 2010