LG Esteem To Bring Some Respect To Metro PCS Android Lineup

| September 28, 2011 | Reply

The LG Esteem has the specs you’d think of in a pretty high end phone on any carrier, check these out:

  • 4.3-inch display
  • Gorilla Glass
  • Android 2.3 Gingerbread
  • 1GHz Snapdragon processor
  • 512MB RAM
  • 8GB on-board storage
  • 5MP rear camera (capable of 720p video recording)
  • 1.3MP front-facing camera
  • 1500mAh battery
  • DLNA streaming
  • Metro PCS’ CDMA/LTE network.

You would probably guess it were $199/$249 on a two year contract right? About $5-600 off contract? Well not so fast my friend! MetroPCS has this phone for just $249 after a $100 rebate.  Also the unlimited plan with data is just $50 on the carrier. That sounds pretty tempting doesn’t it? Before Metro has had some Android offerings but they seemed to be about a year and a half behind current tech. In fact this is the first Android phone made just for MetroPCS with a screen larger than 3.5 inches. For this price on a no contract carrier, I am tempted to try this out. What about you?

Source: MetroPCS

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