LG's KP500 Cookie Entry-Level Touchscreen Smartphone Gets $230 Price Tag

LG's upcoming KP500 smartphone is aimed at the entry-level end of the smartphone market, which kinda tallies with its cute-ish codename of Cookie. With quad-band GSM, GRPS/EDGE, a 3-inch touchscreen, accelerometer, Bluetooth, FM radio and 3MP camera, it doesn't sound too low end—until you learn that it'll only record… » 10/20/08 6:15am 10/20/08 6:15am

Unconfirmed: T-Mobile Getting Samsung Sliding Messager and Entry-Level Samsung Flip

PhoneArena has a tip that T-Mobile is about to get two new phones from Samsung: the T729 and T419. The T729 is a slider reminiscent of the MotoRIZR, but has a SureType hybrid keyboard and BlackBerry connect. This should be a nice in-between messager that bridges the gap between phones like the Sidekick and the Wing… » 6/06/07 5:30pm 6/06/07 5:30pm

Canon Intros PowerShot A560 and A570 IS Entry-Level Cameras

Canon's flurry of announcements for digital cameras today include a couple of entry-level point-and-shoot models, the PowerShot A560 (pictured above left) and PowerShot A570 IS. The two shooters add a feature usually found in higher-end models: face detection and the ability to crank their Digic III image processor up… » 2/22/07 8:23am 2/22/07 8:23am