Verizon launching LTE Pantech Breakout for US$99.99

Pantech BreakoutVerizon Wireless today announced that it will launch the Pantech Breakout on September 22nd. With it, Verizon is introducing an entry level LTE handset as it will sell for as low as US$99.99. Before this device, Verizon’s LTE handsets (such as the DROID Bionic) all sold for over US$250.

Pantech Breakout specifications:

  • Processor: 1GHz
  • Operating system: Google Android 2.3
  • Cellular connectivity: CDMA / LTE
  • Other connectivity: 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 3.0, DLNA
  • Display: 4-inch WVGA (480 x 800)
  • Input: Capacitive touchscreen
  • Storage: microSD cards (8GB card included)
  • Rear-facing camera: 5MP autofocus with 720p HD video capture
  • Front-facing camera: VGA

Verizon Wireless will offer the Pantech Breakout for US$99.99 with a two-year contract and a US$50 mail-in rebate. It will go on sale on September 22nd.

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