The Nokia X2 offers basic communication options, plus a couple of extras, in an agreeable design. What's more, it delivers a full keyboard at an affordable price.
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The Nokia 1661 doesn't promise much, but it doesn't offer much either.
Even if you're on a tight budget, you should skip Alcatel's One Touch Fierce in favor of a better prepaid phone.
The Samsung SGH-T249 is a nice-looking prepaid phone that offers basic services for an affordable price.
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The Simply Prepaid plan puts T-Mobile in direct competition with its own prepaid arm, MetroPCS, which may actually still provide a better value for some.
After surpassing Sprint, Verizon, and AT&T for prepaid customers, T-Mobile CEO John Legere says, "I predict we'll overtake Sprint in total customers by the end of this year."
Letting you roll over the data you don't use by the end of the month, the carrier's Data Stash program will be available to Simple Choice prepaid customers.
CNET's Marguerite Reardon takes a look at T-Mobile's new plan to entice wireless customers to jump ship from their existing carriers.
The carrier is also guaranteeing that prices won't increase for customers on existing plans -- even if you're on a promotional program.
The prepaid carrier gives customers unlimited access to high-speed data, but with a few caveats.