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Verizon Wireless Blitz coming next week?

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Verizon Wireless Blitz coming next week?
Verizon Wireless Blitz coming next week?
Verizon Wireless Blitz coming next week?
Last month, we published information on a few phones coming with Verizon Wireless, including the UTStarcom TXT8010. Now, Engadget confirms that it will be available at Wal-Mart on August 8, under the Verizon Wireless Blitz name. It will be offered as an INpulse prepaid phone (expect a low price), but it still looks promising with slider form-factor, hiding a full QWERTY. Features include a 1.3-megapixel camera, VZ Navigator, VCAST Music, microSD slot and stereo Bluetooth. The pictures also show a pretty orange theme.

Verizon Wireless Blitz Preliminary Specifications

source: EngadgetMobile

Verizon Wireless Blitz coming next week?

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posted on 20 Oct 2010, 01:42

1. (unregistered)

This phone is PHat!

posted on 31 Jul 2008, 10:01

2. (unregistered)

Yea it is, but spell with an F..... FAT

posted on 01 Aug 2008, 01:47

13. (unregistered)

You're a very brain-limited person aren't you? That's a misspell on purpose! ¬_¬

posted on 01 Aug 2008, 14:17

18. (unregistered)

everyone knows it was mis-spelled on purpose...i believe that comment was made bcuz the phone is bulky

posted on 02 Aug 2008, 15:34

20. (unregistered)

You should spell it correctly.

posted on 31 Jul 2008, 10:25

3. (unregistered)

waste of VZW money

posted on 31 Jul 2008, 11:41

4. (unregistered)

i actually played wit it and its not bad

posted on 31 Jul 2008, 12:15

5. rbz275 (Posts: 37; Member since: 09 Apr 2008)

Reminds me of an old utstarcom handset from verizon. It was a clamshell, cdm-180/pn-218 http://www.phonearena.com/htmls/UTStarcom-CDM-180--PN-218-phone-p_1039.html

posted on 03 Aug 2008, 15:52

23. (unregistered)

lol, it still says Upcoming for Virgin

posted on 31 Jul 2008, 12:53

6. (unregistered)

This is probably one of the funniest looking phones I think I've seen in a while. Quirky is the word.

posted on 31 Jul 2008, 13:49

7. (unregistered)

why is it so damn wide, like my old teacher?

posted on 31 Jul 2008, 16:26

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posted on 01 Aug 2008, 01:10

12. (unregistered)

in order to have a nice keypad i guess

posted on 31 Jul 2008, 17:37

9. tilapia (unregistered)

i think it looks like a blueberry! it is square and really awkward in my hand when i checked it out. 10 year olds will like it i think...

posted on 31 Jul 2008, 23:05

11. -INFAMOUS- (unregistered)

More like a shnozberry...

posted on 01 Aug 2008, 02:26

14. LessthanZach (Posts: 106; Member since: 29 Apr 2008)

These Schnoz berries taste like Schnoz berries!!

posted on 02 Aug 2008, 15:35

21. (unregistered)

More like a Pooberry.

posted on 31 Jul 2008, 19:58

10. (unregistered)

If I plant it in the ground will it grow?

posted on 01 Aug 2008, 11:31

15. (unregistered)

I LIKE IT!!!!!!!well depending on the price of it. lol

posted on 01 Aug 2008, 11:38

16. (unregistered)

This is perfect for me cuz i have the Env and i just wanted to upgrade to something different and affordable. The Env2 is nice but its like the same exact thing but sexier. Everyone has the Voyager now so its not special anymore. LOL and by the time i get it, they will probably have a new one comming nxt yr some time. The Gylde, Moto q, and Palm Treo just suck. And this seems like it might be a winner!!!

posted on 01 Aug 2008, 11:43

17. (unregistered)

i think u mean the Palm Centro. LMAO and yea dey suck. I agree with u on the Env thing. The Env2 is the same shit!!!! and i do alot texting on the front of my Env wen im multi tasking and w.e and the Env2 seems dificult and annoying to do that with. The Voyager and Glyde are nice but think im too clusmy for them...

posted on 02 Aug 2008, 14:38

19. (unregistered)

This phone is for pre paid customers.

posted on 29 Aug 2008, 22:37

31. sn (unregistered)

well I DON'T RECOMMEND THE GLYDE it gets all these pain in the ass glitches its a cool phone but just 2 many glitches i have gone threw 3 glydes cause they were all defective here i come blitz or env2 ehh either one is better than the glyde peace =D

posted on 02 Aug 2008, 15:36

22. (unregistered)

this thing is so sexy and sleek i want it, much better than samsung, motorola, and especially lg's crap

posted on 08 Aug 2008, 20:45

24. (unregistered)

my first look at it, i thought it was a phone for like 8 year olds. but then i looked into it, and it actually looks like a pretty nice phone. i want a QWERTY keyboard, and i've been between the motorola q9m and this. bit i've heard that the q crashes a lot. so this is toward the top of my list.

posted on 11 Aug 2008, 12:47

25. (unregistered)

I was just looking for the cheapest QWERTY phone I could get on Verizon without a contract extension so that I can save that for the Storm/Thunder. Looks like I'll be hitting up local Wal-marts for this one.

posted on 12 Aug 2008, 17:28

26. (unregistered)

But if it is prepaid, can it be changed over to an existing plan using the ESN number?

posted on 12 Aug 2008, 17:29

27. (unregistered)

By the way, the cost is $99.00. Now that's ph(F)at

posted on 19 Aug 2008, 10:50

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posted on 23 Aug 2008, 23:54

29. (unregistered)

Yes you can have it as your new phone on your existing plan iwhtout an extension, as long as it has no contracts attached to it yet. It's not something that Verizon really wanys people to know because it's so much cheaper to go out and get a pre paid phone than to buy one through them, but they can't say no if it's a Verizon phone. I've done it three times before without problem.

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