Pantech Flex announced by AT&T with Easy Experience mode for simplicity seekers

Pantech Flex announced by AT&T with Easy Experience mode for simplicity seekers
AT&T just made the Pantech Flex official – an Android handset tailored for first-time smartphone users and people that like things simple. The device is the first among the carrier's lineup to include the so-called Easy Experience mode. When enabled, it arranges apps on the home screen in a neatly-organized, easy-to-read fashion, thus providing quick access to frequently used features – social networking, web browsing, email, and more. At the same time, all of the device's advanced functions are accessible, and should the user need to, they are free to switch back to the traditional Android interface.

Specs-wise, the Pantech Flex offers a 4.3-inch Super AMOLED touchscreen with qHD resolution (540 by 960 pixels). Inside it runs a dual-core processor clocked at 1.5GHz, and an 8-megapixel camera with auto-focus and LED flash is positioned on its back. If available, the smartphone can connect to AT&T's 4G LTE network for speedy access to the internet. The unit tips the scales at 4.6 ounces. On the software side of things, Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich comes out of the box.

AT&T will start offering the Pantech Flex on Sunday, September 16, both online and in its retail stores, as well as in partners' outlets. Pricing is set at the quite reasonable $49.99 with a 2-year contract. Any takers?

source: AT&T




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Flex
  • Display 4.3" 540 x 960 pixels
  • Camera 8 MP / 2 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus, Dual-core, 1500 MHz
  • Storage 8 GB + microSDHC
  • Battery 1830 mAh(10h talk time)

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6 Comments

1. Bluesky02

Posts: 1439; Member since: Dec 05, 2011

Decent Phone

2. CX3NT3_713

Posts: 2349; Member since: Apr 18, 2011

We Android folk's ..don't like simplicity .. we like hackability ;-) ha

4. SkOne

Posts: 105; Member since: May 02, 2012

I second that statement!!

3. networkdood

Posts: 6330; Member since: Mar 31, 2010

good specs...it looks to be made to attract iOS users tired of what they have had.

5. Allen3697

Posts: 86; Member since: Mar 26, 2012

Love that Pantech is stepping up their game.

6. Selion

Posts: 1; Member since: Sep 04, 2012

Disappointed on the low resolution of the 4.3 inches display .

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