Virgin Mobile launches Kyocera Rise with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich

Virgin Mobile's latest Android 4.0-equipped offering is the Kyocera Rise, which can be had for only $99.99. Its main features include a 3.5-inch HVGA touchscreen display, 1GHz single core CPU, 512MB RAM, 3.2MP camera, Bluetooth 2.1, Wi-Fi, and support for microSD cards. The standard package includes a 1500 mAh battery.

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  • One of the biggest hardware highlights of the Kyocera Rise is the inclusion of a slide-out full QWERTY keyboard.

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If you just want a basic Android phone for a low price and no contract, the Kyocera Rise looks like it will be all you need. - Change Kinney, Chip Chick  
Kyocera Rise Android 4.0 ICS Smartphone Now Available At Virgin Mobile  

The handset can be yours for $99.99.

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Kyocera Rise is a $99 Android 4.0 Smartphone for Virgin Mobile  

For those who don’t like the physical keyboard, typing via Swype is possible, instead.

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