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First Look: Samsung Montage is a true budget texter (Virgin Mobile)
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First Look: Samsung Montage is a true budget texter (Virgin Mobile)

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$50 is a good price to pay for a no-contract phone that you'll use mainly to text and call.

Everyone I'm just -- -- where experts. A first look at the -- on -- -- this is a new phone for Virgin Mobile. A Virgin Mobile like a lot of other carriers right now leaning heavily on Smart. Is not a Smartphone but it does have -- slide out QWERTY keyboard. -- this is really a phone that you're gonna use mostly for messaging for phone calls. However -- there is Internet and you can't get -- in one of Virgin Mobile payment plan that Apple involved. Tax talked him. The screen -- a little bit on the small side but it's acceptable because you have this navigation here. It also happens dial pad photos pretty roomy comfortable to hold. The slide out QWERTY keyboard you have to soft keys as part of -- screen and I think that the very spacious keyboard accused me are a little bit flat. And I got tripped up a little bit of my typing it's not my -- keyboard of all time. About -- -- about the job done and it was able to use compose text messages pretty easily. For a -- -- will be mostly ending may call I'm happy to report -- call quality was pretty good during my time. Like all led by conversation plant really Italy and there's nothing too distracting. For those of you like pictures there is a two megapixel camera on here with out plots out auto focus the photo quality is going to be variable. I also like the physical shutter. There's a micro SD card slot as well that you do have very convenient access to external storage annual. Able to store and things. There is plenty of time here but there's no -- and new Jeep -- harvest about the only cost 4999. And Virgin Mobile contact here. To read the full review at cnet.com I'm basketball court does -- -- on -- --

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