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ZTE Valet (Tracfone)

Equipped with a 3.5-inch screen, 3G capabilities, and a 3-megapixel camera, the Valet is a bare bones smartphone from ZTE.

By Jan. 24, 2014

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Huawei Valiant (MetroPCS)

Despite its notable drawbacks, the Huawei Valiant is one of the better ultrabudget, off-contract Android smartphones.

By Oct. 29, 2013

3 stars Editor's rating Oct. 29, 2013

MSRP: $79.00

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LG 101 - black (Virgin Mobile) - No Contract

LG 101 - black (Virgin Mobile) - No Contract

By May. 1, 2012

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Amazon Phone

We're rounding up rumors dealing with the much-speculated-about Amazon smartphone.

By Mar. 31, 2014

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BlackBerry Curve 9310 (Boost Mobile)

The BlackBerry Curve 9310 is still the same ho-hum handset you can expect from RIM, but for a no-contract BlackBerry, it's reliable and makes texting a breeze.

By Jul. 27, 2012

3 stars Editor's rating Jul. 27, 2012
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Windows Phone 8.1

Windows Phone 8.1 is the best update yet, thanks to its revamped design and modern features, but it lags behind iOS and Android.

By Apr. 14, 2014

3.5 stars Editor's rating Apr. 14, 2014

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LG Lucid 3 (Verizon Wireless)

The latest LG Lucid handset for Verizon sports a 4.7-inch display, a quad-core processor, and is available for free after users sign a two-year carrier agreement.

By Apr. 21, 2014

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Facebook Messenger for Windows Phone

Download Facebook Messenger if you want the same robust chatting features from Facebook's Web site on your phone.

By Mar. 12, 2014

4 stars Editor's rating Mar. 12, 2014

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Three no-contract iPhone options compared

A new iPhone 5C on Virgin Mobile, a post-AT&T iPhone 4S on Straight Talk, and an old iPhone 4 on T-Mobile. Which one costs the least and works the best?

By Jan. 3, 2014

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Who's 'Next'? Customers are stepping up for AT&T's no-contract plan

A surprisingly high number of customers are opting to pay for their own smartphones in monthly installments, avoiding a two-year contract. And that's good news for AT&T.

By Apr. 23, 2014