If you're interested in Metro PCS's subscription plans, you should probably know that the phones they carry are mostly entry-level (texting phones) to mid-range smartphones (mostly operating on Android OS). But then, high-end and popular doesn't always translate to the best, does it? You just might be surprised.
Here's our verdict on the best Metro PCS phones, according to a scientific compilation and averaging of their online review scores.
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The 2015 edition of Apple's yearly September event introduced the iPhone 6S (alongside the 6S Plus), a slightly-thicker (7.1mm) 4.7-inch follow-up to the iPhone 6 that welcomes the 3D Touch pressure-sensing technology previously offered by other Apple products to the brand's smartphone lineup...What We Noted:
The 2015 iPhone 6S Plus takes after its predecessor (iPhone 6 Plus) in terms of its 5.5-inch screen, though this time, the 3D Touch technology, which enables new touch gestures based on the pressure applied, is at the ready...Noteworthy:
Question #1: Should it be a smartphone or not?
Opening CES 2016 for LG are two K-series models, this one (K7 3G) being rigged with a 5-inch on-cell FWVGA 2.5D-glass screen, a 1.3GHz quad-core processor (the LTE version runs at 1.1GHz), and a 16GB/8GB internal memory...What We Noted:
As far as mid-level 2016 smartphones go, the 5-inch HD Desire 530 offers a few somewhat desirable specs, including a 16GB memory accompanied by Flex Storage support and a 2TB microSD card slot, a BoomSound-enhanced audio system, and NFC-based mobile payment capabilities...What We Noted:
The MWC 2015 marks Samsung's unveiling of their 6th Galaxy-S flagship, which lists several innovations under the Korean brand's belt...Noteworthy:
Coolpad's 2016 Catalyst, initially carried by T-Mobile, is a basic 5-inch FWVGA Android whose specifications include a 1.1GHz quad-core CPU with 1GB of RAM, Emergency Alerts, and preloaded anti-theft functions...What We Noted:
First released through MetoPCS, the 2016 ZTE Zmax Pro is a 6-inch (Full HD), Gorilla-Glass-finished phablet that features a fingerprint detector, a 32GB memory extendable by up to 128GB, and a 3400mAh battery with Qualcomm's Quick Charge 1.0 technology...What We Noted:
The iPhone 5s brings its slew of innovations with a new kind of home button that includes a finger identity sensor and touch sensitivity, a better low-light camera (8 megapixels) and the capacity to display multiple languages and characters simultaneously...Noteworthy:
Alcatel's Fierce 4 is a cheap introductory 5.5-inch HD smartphone whose key specs include a scratch-resistant Dragontrail cover glass, a 16GB memory that can be expanded by up to 128GB, and multi-band 4G LTE connectivity...Worth mentioning:
This 4.5-inch KitKat-run Android from Samsung targets audiences who are on relatively low budgets, sporting 5- and 2-megapixel cameras, and a 1.2GHz quad-core processor...Worth mentioning:
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