Motorola V262 (Alltel Wireless)

The Motorola V262 is a basic but attractive cell phone for Alltel.

The Motorola V262 is a standard Motorola flip phone for Alltel Wireless. It supports changeable faceplates, and it's relatively mid-sized at 3.5 by 1.8 by 0.9 inches and 3.8 ounces. The rectangular external display is monochrome, but it shows all the necessary information, including the battery-life time, signal strength, and caller ID.

Other features include a 65,000-color internal display, a vibrate mode, text and multimedia messaging, a wireless Web browser, a speakerphone, polyphonic ring tones, voice dialing, support for POP3 and IMAP4 e-mail and basic PIM functions. The promised battery life is three hours of talk time and 12.5 days standby time. The Motorola V262 is $59 with service.