The Bottom Line: Up to military specifications, the durable Kyocera DuraCore runs on Sprint's fast Direct Connect push-to-talk network, but those who prefer a camera and a phone they can dunk in water will want the DuraMax. Read review
Specs: Sprint Nextel, CDMA2000 1X, 5.1 oz
The Bottom Line: The Huawei Verge gets points for simplicity, but there are better basic phones in MetroPCS' stable. Read review
Specs: MetroPCS, CDMA2000 1X, 3.17 oz, 0.3 megapixels, 2.4 in
The Bottom Line: For the right user, the HTC Freestyle offers a beginner smartphone experience without the high price. Read review
Specs: AT&T, CDMA2000 1X, Up to 384 min, With digital camera / digital player, 4.51 oz, 3.2 megapixels, 3.2 in
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