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Looking for a cheap large-screen phone for T-Mobile

by slipd / October 22, 2014 1:54 AM PDT

What are some of the cheapest large-screen (at least 4.4") smartphones that'll support 4G LTE with T-Mobile in the US?

For example, the LG F6 is about ~$100 new, but I was wondering if there's anything better out there under $150? I'm okay with used or older model phones.

Or how can I do this research myself? Like, how do I know if a random phone from Amazon/Ebay is compatible with T-Mobile's 4G LTE?

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That looks like the price with T-Mobile.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / October 22, 2014 2:06 AM PDT
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How about 3G / HSPA+ instead?
by slipd / October 22, 2014 6:49 AM PDT

Okay then, what about without LTE? Besides the LG F6, are there any good phones under $200 that'll support T-Mobile's 3G / HSPA+?

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Didn't find such.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / October 22, 2014 8:40 AM PDT

The problem is pretty simple. Smart phones cost more than this to make so flipping out a 20 buck radio for another 20 buck radio gets you squat.
Bob

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Try GSM Arena & Phonescoop
by Pepe7 / October 22, 2014 10:38 AM PDT
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