Verizon Wireless launching Kyocera KX1 CDMA phone

Verizon Wireless launching Kyocera KX1 CDMA phone


Verizon Wireless has announced that they will be launching Kyocera’s new KX1 CDMA clamshell phone. The phone is aimed at users with a low price point in mind, but still getting all the features that you’d expect from a mid ranged phone.

The phone’s main selling points are the customizable face plates, large keypad, and external caller ID. The clamshell design has an angled, asymmetrical design with a landscape oriented external LCD screen with displays caller ID. Inside they phone features a 65K color screen, and a large keypad. The phone also incorporates TTY and TDD capabilities for the hearing impaired.

The phone will weigh in at only 3.52 ounces and measures 4.45″ x 1.89″ x .91″. As for the battery, expect to squeeze 3.5 hours of talk time and 180 hours of standby.

Expect to see the phone available soon, online and at retail stores for $39.99 with a two-year customer agreement.