If you are in the UK and you’ve been looking to get your hands on a cheap Android phone, then the Vivacity from T-Mobile may be just the handset you’ve been looking for. It isn’t a high-end monster bent on ruling the world, but it will more than likely get the job done for you on a day-to-day basis, especially if you’re just looking for a quick Pay-As-You-Go phone.
The T-Mobile Vivacity features a 3.5-inch WVGA touchscreen display, a 5MP camera around back, and WiFi. There’s also GPS and Bluetooth, too. The device will be available in either the black version you’re looking at above, or a white option as well. The handset is launching with Android 2.3, too. As for pricing, you’ll be able to get the Vivacity for free if you’re willing to shell out £10 per month for a plan, for 24 months; or you can drop £99 for a Pay-As-You-Go alternative. You can read the full press release below.
Introducing the T-Mobile Vivacity
T-Mobile launches exclusive new great value, feature-packed Android smartphone
London, 25 October, 2011 – T-Mobile today announces the launch of the T-Mobile Vivacity – a great value, stylish Android smartphone ideal for enjoying multimedia on the move. The T-Mobile Vivacity will be available exclusively in T-Mobile stores, on the online shop and via telesales from today.
Running Android’s Gingerbread 2.3 OS, the T-Mobile Vivacity offers a winning combination of eye-catching design, essential multimedia features, as well as offering great value. A vivid, high resolution 3.5” WVGA TFT capacitive screen is perfect for web-browsing, viewing pictures or watching movies. The latest 3G+ and Wi-Fi support lets you access the web whenever you want – ideal for on-demand browsing, or downloading apps, and uploading social networks on the move.
A 5.0 Megapixel camera allows you to capture life as you go, and, with support for up to 32GB Micro SD cards, you can enjoy favourite photos, movies and music, wherever you are. Built-in GPS functionality also allows you can keep track of your location, and offers the ability to add your location to Twitter and Facebook updates.
Available in sleek black or white variations, the T-Mobile Vivacity fuses advanced multimedia features with a truly premium look and feel – providing leading style that more than matches its impressive performance – all at a great value for money price point.
Paul Jevons, Director of Products and Devices, Everything Everywhere said: “The T-Mobile Vivacity gives you everything you want from a smartphone. It offers the latest Android software, a large, high resolution touchscreen display and a stunning design – perfect for anyone looking for premium performance and great value for money.”The T-Mobile Vivacity is available free on a £10 per month, 24 month plan or for £99 on Pay As You Go.
For more information, please visit www.t-mobile.co.uk/shop.