T-Mobile.com has put three mid-range QWERTY phones on sale for $40.
There's one of each type of the dominant QWERTY form factors; a candybar and horizontal and vertical sliders. These are not smartphones but are good solid messaging devices that normally sell for between $69.99 and $99.99. The sale prices are good through Monday, July 25, 2011.
The three $40 phones are:
Nokia X2 QWERTY bar with music player, VGA (0.3 MP) camera and very long (10.5 hour talk time) battery life (reg $74.99).
Samsung t359 :) (refurbished) a 3G vertical QWERTY slider with music player 1.3 MP video capable camera (reg price $69.99 refurbished, $149.99 new).
Samsung t369, a horizontal QWERTY slider with music player and a 1.3 video capable MP camera (reg price $99.99).