10/2/2009 4:09:00 PM
T-Mobile PAYG Pulse Android launched
T-Mobile has launched the UK’s first
Pay-As-You-Go Android handset today, heralding the rise of cheaper smartphones.
The T-Mobile Pulse,
manufactured by Chinese manufacturer Huawei, has the largest Android touchscreen
yet, matching the iPhone in size at 3.5 inches. It has a 3.2 megapixel camera and
comes supplied with a 2GB SD card. It
also features GPS, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity.
The phone is available for
£176.16, making it significantly cheaper than rival smartphones. Alternatively,
the Pulse is free for customers who choose to sign up to a contract, starting
at £20 a month over a 24 month period.
The Pulse follows the
T-Mobile HTC G1, launched last year, which was the first Android phone to hit