Fans of messaging phones will appreciate that the reasonably-priced Optimus F3Q carries out the basics without breaking a sweat. Its unfortunately scant on-board storage is not a deal-breaker.
Say whaaat? This Bluetooth case slips a re-creation of a BlackBerry keyboard on top of your iPhone 5 or 5S.
The Alcatel-made T-Mobile Sparq is a QWERTY feature phone for those looking for the utmost in simple keybaord communication.
Consider buying the Samsung Freeform 5 if you really need a QWERTY feature phone, but rival handsets will get you about the same experience for less.
Interested in a phone with a physical keyboard? Here's a roundup of some of the best and most interesting handsets with QWERTYs you can feel beneath your fingertips.
Currently available for free from Verizon, the LG Cosmos 3 sports a 1.3-megapixel camera, a 2-inch screen, and a four-row physical keyboard for messaging.
Rumored to arrive in short order, the LG smartphone features the now rarely used sliding QWERTY form factor.
As BlackBerry desperately searches for a buyer, it's only gone and launched the new BlackBerry 9720 smart phone.
A slower processor, older Android OS, and uneven camera keep the Samsung Galaxy Metrix 4G and its very good slide-out keyboard from reaching their highest potential.
Heavy texters who want to avoid a smartphone's monthly data plan have a new ally in the Freeform 5's keyboard.