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LG Envoy II (U.S. Cellular)

With its low-end specs and mediocre camera, the Envoy II isn't worth buying -- especially since the Samsung Chrono 2 comes in at a cheaper contract price.

By Jun. 14, 2013

2.5 stars Editor's rating Jun. 14, 2013

MSRP: $159.99

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Kyocera DuraPro (U.S. Cellular)

U.S. Cellular's Kyocera DuraPro has both the brawn and the reliable call performance that make it a good choice for users looking for a rugged feature phone.

By Apr. 1, 2013

3 stars Editor's rating Apr. 1, 2013
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Interesting phones you can't buy from a US carrier (pictures)

With surprising designs, unique OS, and luxe materials, these are the smartphones you can't buy at your local carrier store.

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LG Optimus F7

Competitively priced, stylish, and sporting great midtier specs, the LG Optimus F7 is an excellent handset for U.S. Cellular customers.

By Jun. 19, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Jun. 19, 2013

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Sprint Force

With its already spotty camera and call quality, the Sprint Force can't outpace the number of other Sprint handsets that are just as inexpensive.

By Mar. 18, 2013

3 stars Editor's rating Mar. 18, 2013

MSRP: $299.99

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ZTE Imperial (U.S. Cellular)

If you’re an existing 4G LTE U.S. Cellular customer, the ZTE Imperial is an excellent and cheap phone -- but new subscribers should explore all options and promotions.

By Jul. 29, 2013

3 stars Editor's rating Jul. 29, 2013

MSRP: $299.99

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Acer DA241HL

We've seen Android in smartphones and tablets, and now it's making the leap to computers with the Acer DA241HL all-in-one.

By Sep. 2, 2013

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Dirt Devil Dash Upright Vacuum

If you're spending money on something, you want it to work. Sadly, the Dirt Devil Dash Upright Vacuum doesn't perform well enough to make it worth $119, especially when other sub-$200 vacuums outperform it by leaps and bounds.

By Nov. 20, 2013

2.5 stars Editor's rating Nov. 20, 2013
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SmartThings

If you're looking for an easy and (relatively) affordable entry point into home automation, then SmartThings makes a lot of sense.

By Dec. 13, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Dec. 13, 2013

MSRP: $299.00

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Here Maps

Use Here Maps for its basic navigation and maps, but don't bother with Nokia's added features.

By Sep. 6, 2013

3 stars Editor's rating Sep. 6, 2013

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