Verizon customers looking for a quick and easy way to take Android for a spin have a new affordable choice in the form of the 4G LTE-capable Pantech Marauder, which is scheduled to arrive on August 2 for $49.99 after a $50 rebate. While no Galaxy Nexus, the Pantech Marauder boasts several noteworthy features like a 1.2GHz dual-core processor, 5-megapixel camera, and support for mobile Wi-Fi hotspot functionality. It also comes with a slide-out QWERTY keyboard that makes it excellent for messaging applications.
What Else You Need To Know:
- The Pantech Marauder follows in the footsteps of the Pantech Breakout which was also released for Verizon's 4G LTE network recently.
- To purchase the Pantech Marauder for $49.99 after a $50 mail-in rebate, customers are required to sign up for a new 2-year contract.
The Pantech Marauder doesn’t have mind-blowing specifications but they are solid, especially for a device at its price point.- Adam Mills, Gotta Be Mobile
...this device is meant to be an entry-level phone, and is ideally suited for anyone looking to move into the world of smartphones and the Android OS.- Ankit Banerjee, Android Authority
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