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Huawei M886 Glory runs Gingerbread on a 1.4GHz chip, coming to Cricket for $299

0. phoneArena 21 Jun 2011, 08:55 posted on

Huawei partnering with Cricket Wireless might not sound like a team bringing earthshattering news, but for the budget-savvy consumer they do. The Huawei M886 Glory is an Android handset running on a 1.4GHz chip all for the unmatched price tag of $300 off contract…

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posted on 21 Jun 2011, 09:00 2

1. vantenkiest (Posts: 312; Member since: 20 Apr 2011)

Not bad at all.. Finally Cricket gets something to be proud of.

posted on 21 Jun 2011, 23:54

13. Lucas777 (Posts: 2137; Member since: 06 Jan 2011)

ya but can u say chinese iphone 3gs copy any better!

posted on 11 Aug 2011, 07:59

17. ray2110 (Posts: 2; Member since: 11 Aug 2011)

they had one before this the ascend sold out first week how do i know i work at one

posted on 21 Jun 2011, 09:01

2. vantenkiest (Posts: 312; Member since: 20 Apr 2011)

OH and look finally a phone on cricket with a HOME button

posted on 21 Jun 2011, 09:17

3. Alex Santon (unregistered)

It look`s like iPhone 3GS or I am wrong ?:-?

posted on 21 Jun 2011, 09:48

5. jroc74 (Posts: 6019; Member since: 30 Dec 2010)


posted on 21 Jun 2011, 12:15

8. MrOMarket (Posts: 3; Member since: 07 Jun 2011)

yup, this is very true!

posted on 21 Jun 2011, 09:24

4. Synack (unregistered)

Looks like a Samsung Fascinate. If this were coming out RIGHT NOW, I would get it. But in Late 2011 the next Nexus will be out and the Samsung Galaxy S II will be on all carriers meaning this phone came out too late. I would drop my Droid Charge like a bad habit and get this phone right now if it were out today. Good luck Huawei.

posted on 21 Jun 2011, 09:49

6. jroc74 (Posts: 6019; Member since: 30 Dec 2010)

Looks like a Fascinate....


posted on 21 Jun 2011, 09:56 1

7. OhSo3D (Posts: 39; Member since: 22 Feb 2011)

Uh-Oh, here comes Huawei.

posted on 21 Jun 2011, 16:57

9. luis_lopez_351 (Posts: 951; Member since: 18 Nov 2010)

At least Huawei started of a high end device with a light UI. Good for them.

posted on 21 Jun 2011, 17:37

10. fairly_mismatched (unregistered)

I know Verizon phones can be flashed over to work on Cricket's network but does that work in reverse as well? Could I buy this and then have it activated on Verizon? Would there be any side-effects of doing that?

posted on 11 Aug 2011, 08:01

18. ray2110 (Posts: 2; Member since: 11 Aug 2011)

no because this is cdma meaning no sim cards and only available to cricket

posted on 11 Aug 2011, 13:27

19. magie213 (unregistered)

verizons cdma also...

posted on 21 Jun 2011, 22:43

12. monstermash123 (unregistered)

This phone looks DOPE.

posted on 23 Jun 2011, 00:34 1

14. ewsuKFH (unregistered)

amazing specs for a prepaid phone and its only 300 bucks!!!
wow it all seems too good to be true but i just hope huawei makes it perfect in time for release so that i can upgrade from my s**tty ascend and have a phone that i can actually be proud of

posted on 17 Jul 2011, 22:10

15. Cricket RSR (unregistered)

Have you see the Ascend II? It is also running gingerbread. and available now.

posted on 22 Jul 2011, 18:41

16. babygirl1 (unregistered)

i can't wait until this phone comes out.

posted on 11 Sep 2011, 02:59

20. JeffSanDiego (unregistered)

Cricket's service works the best where I live (Central San Diego/Old Town area), and I'm really looking forward to trying out this phone! I have an Ascend 2 now, and it's ok, but I really want a faster processor, video light/flash, better camera w/autofocus so I can scan barcodes, etc..

posted on 18 Sep 2011, 06:28

21. leonard johnson (unregistered)

is cricket in san antonio going to get the huawei glory

posted on 27 Sep 2011, 10:14

22. CRICKETA (Posts: 1; Member since: 27 Sep 2011)

I am looking forward to trying this phone out also. I have a Zio, but Im really looking for a better camera and processor. Cricket is actually expanding and getting better. This is probably how Verizon, US Cellular etc. started out. Over time they got better coverage. Soon Cricket Will be expanding and probably over ride Verizon. Compared to other cell phone companies I am saving over $200 just by switching over and no contract!

posted on 30 Sep 2011, 21:36

23. Sport (Posts: 1; Member since: 30 Sep 2011)

...I too had a piece of crap ZIO it did everything but make a pot of coffee or a descent phone call!
Some scumbag did me a favor by stealing it! I've done a lot of research and rather than getting an HTC and jail breaking it from Verizon, I'll wait for the Glory to come out; then read some more reviews on it and slam $300 for it (maybe less online)

posted on 17 Oct 2011, 15:56

24. ladypolk106 (Posts: 1; Member since: 01 Oct 2011)

i cannot wait until this phone comes out itlooks pretty good i have a ascend 2 its but i need a bigger screen

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