In preparation for the mid-year 2015 shutdown of its legacy CDMA network, MetroPCS has cut the prices of three of its LTE capable phones to just $29 for new customers. This price is only available with a new account activation on a new line of service at a MetroPCS store, not online. The $29 phones are the:
- LG Motion 4G - regular price $149, 1.2 Mhz dual-core processor, 3.5" 320x480px screen, Android 4.0, 5 MP camera.
- ZTE Avid 4G - regular price $149, 1.5 Mhz dual-core processor, 4" 480x800px screen, Android 4.0, 5 MP camera.
- Huawei Premia 4G - regular price $149, 1.5 Mhz dual-core processor, 4" 480x800px screen, Android 4.0, 5 MP camera.
In addition to the $29 LTE phone deal, The Huawei Pinncale 2 and Huawei Verge feature phones are now free to new customers at MetroPCS stores. Plus, the online and in-store price of the Samsung Galaxy S III has been cut from $449 to $349 for new customers after mail in rebate. For current customers the S III is $399, no rebate required.
Sources: MetroPCS, HowardForums
Update 1-Jul-2013: Sale has ended.
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