ZTE Salute (Verizon Wireless) comparison

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ZTE Salute (Verizon Wireless)

ZTE Salute (Verizon Wireless)
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Pantech Jest - blue (Verizon Wireless)

Pantech Jest - blue (Verizon Wireless)
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Price $29 at 1 store $117 at 1 store $3 at 1 store $289 to $329 at 2 stores $280 at 1 store
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    Overall score: 6.0 (3.0 stars)
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    Overall score: 7.0 (3.5 stars)
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Release date August 20, 2010 June 30, 2010 July 11, 2011 June 21, 2012 July 01, 2011
The Bottom Line Those looking for an entry-level phone at a rock-bottom price should consider the ZTE Salute. The Pantech Jest is a decent messaging phone for the young social-networking enthusiast, but the optical pad might be a nuisance.

Basic specs

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Specific absorption rate (SAR) 1.52 W/Kg
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Cellular technology CDMA2000 1X
CDMA2000 1X
WCDMA (UMTS) / GSM
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Weight 3.95 oz
4.1 oz
4.3 oz
4.7 oz
4.8 oz
Talk time Up to 240 min
Up to 276 min
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Wireless Interface Bluetooth
Bluetooth
Bluetooth 2.1
Info unavailable IEEE 802.11b/g
Bluetooth 2.1 EDR
Service Provider Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless
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Unlocked
Unlocked
Band / mode Info unavailable CDMA2000 1X 1900/800
GSM 850/900/1800/1900 (Quadband) / 3G 900/1700/2100 (Tri-band)
Info unavailable WCDMA (UMTS) / GSM 850/900/1800/1900
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