T-Mobile Pulse arrives on UK prepay from today

Oct 2, 2009
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It's turning into a day of low-cost Android, it seems, with the T-Mobile Pulse arriving on pre-pay and contract for UK users.  The Pulse - made by Huawei - is available from today priced at £176.16 ($282) as a pay-as-you-go device with no contract, or free with an 18-month agreement costing £27.50 ($44) or more.

The Pulse has a 3.5-inch 320 x 480 touchscreen, 3.2-megapixel autofocus camera and GPS, together with HSDPA/HSUPA (7.2Mbps d/l and 2Mbps u/l) and Bluetooth.  There's also the usual access to the Android Market, and Huawei have tweaked the phone's homescreen with a new theme and five (rather than the usual three) panes.

Full specifications of the Pulse are here, and T-Mobile UK throw in a 2GB microSD card, a month's trial of TeleNav turn-by-turn navigation, and Microsoft Exchange support.  No word on whether the Pulse will ever show up in the US, though.


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