- Bowman , BWOne
This phone is great for those who have used feature phones and have been afraid of jumping into the smartphone world and have no idea how to use their phone.
The Pantech Breakout is a CDMA smartphone that runs Android 2.3 Gingerbread. It offers nearly 6 hours of talk time on a single charge, weighs 138 grams, and is available in black. Its primary features include a 4-inch capacitive touchscreen display, a dedicated voice mail key, standard e-mail and instant messaging support, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth wireless capabilities, expandable memory up to 32GB (an 8GB microSD card is included), dual cameras, and a document viewer. You can also download games and applications whenever from Google's app marketplace for extra entertainment and productivity.
If you understand any of the above technical jargon, you'll agree that the Breakout is not exactly remarkable. Yet the consensus out there is that this is pretty well-rounded phone, especially for those wanting to get started using high-speed LTE data.
If you're not shopping for a device to compete in the smartphone spec wars, check out the Breakout. Internet surfing is blazing fast plus its bundled with affordable contracts, an important consideration for those of us on a budget.
Need to Know: Pantech Breakout
1. 4G LTE network support is a standard feature. (The Good)
2. Available through affordable service contracts. (The Good)
3. Uses an older version of the Android software for its operating system. (The Bad)
4. Offers very limited amounts of RAM and internal storage. (The Bad)
The Pantech Breakout's screen is 4 inches with 400 x 800 pixels resolution.
There is a 1 GHz processor (CPU).
The phone runs on the Android 2.3 Gingerbread operating system (OS).
Internal memory is 390 MB. An external, MicroSD, MicroSDHC (up to 32 GB) expansion slot is available for increased storage capacity.
The phone is powered by a 1500 mAh Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion) battery. Pantech's performance ratings are: 12.5 days standby time, 347 minutes talk time.