PCD TXT8030 does the Twist
0. phoneArena 04 Apr 2009, 17:41 posted on
Chubby Checker would be proud! The PCD TXT8030 has a bottom half that twists from QWERTY on one side to music controls and a speaker on the reverse side...
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1. tanders04 (Posts: 71; Member since: 12 Feb 2009)
Every time I see one of these silly gimmicky handsets I think about VZW saying "its going to be something you've never seen".
3. Striker13084 (Posts: 128; Member since: 30 Mar 2009)
it is another revision of the blitz! and we still havent seen the second one, the txt8020.
10. Dood (Posts: 269; Member since: 23 Mar 2009)
What happened to the second one? Maybe it's the same idea between xbox and xbox 360. Needs to sound newer...
4. Jyakotu (Posts: 824; Member since: 12 Dec 2008)
Just like the UpStage, the idea sounds god on paper...but it always fails in execution.
5. souleater93 (Posts: 86; Member since: 20 Mar 2009)
how will everything work if it has to swivel all the time the wires will get worn down and break or the phone will snap in half.
6. artz1986 (Posts: 453; Member since: 11 Mar 2009)
Well, it'll work just like any other slide up or swivel [ala Side Kick] phone. Plus, who's to say the wires aren't contained in a cylinder in the middle of the swiveling bottom, that would make sense..
9. insider80 (Posts: 93; Member since: 26 Jan 2009)
ewwwwwww i think this is gonna be a prepaid phone vzw or sprint wouldnt carry this yuck
12. Legion (Posts: 397; Member since: 12 Dec 2008)
VZW wil definitely get this, look at the music player it is verizons.
15. The Godfather (unregistered)
BB Storm FTW