T-Mobile and Samsung paired up on Wednesday to launch two new budget devices to the carrier's lineup, the Galaxy On5 smartphone and the Galaxy Tab E tablet.
Galaxy On5 phone
Joining the lineup is Samsung's Galaxy On5 phone, which is coming to both T-Mobile and its prepaid brand, MetroPCS. Meant for simple use and keeping costs low, it comes in at $140 outright, or for $0 down and $5.83 a month for 24 months. On MetroPCS slightly earlier, June 27, for $129, but it will end up costing $59 after a $70 instant rebate.
- 5-inch 1,280x720 display
- Android 6.0.01 Marshmallow with Samsung's TouchWiz software
- 5-megapixel camera with an LED flash on the back
- 2-megapixel camera on the front
- Samsung Exynos 1.3GHz quad-core processor with 1.5GB of RAM
- 2,600mAh battery
- 8GB of internal storage with a microSD card slot for expansion
Galaxy Tab E tablet
T-Mobile isn't the first to pick up the Galaxy Tab E; Verizon has had the Android 6.0 device for a few months now. The Tab E is an affordable tablet that goes on sale June 22 for $240, or for $0 down and $10 a month for 24 months on one of T-Mo's plans.
- 8-inch 1,280x800 display
- Android 6.0 software
- 5-megapixel back camera
- 2-megapixel front camera
- Samsung Exynos 1.3GHz quad-core processor
- 5,000mAh battery
- 16GB of internal storage with a microSD card slot for expansion