The Motorola Hint has just been released by MTS. This slider is perfect for all your texting needs and can be yours on a 3-year plan for only $49.99. This is the same price as Bell currently.
The key features about the Hint are that it weighs in at 119.9 grams and has a slide-out full QWERTY keyboard, 2 megapixel camera with video capabilities, 2.5 inch display (240×240), full HTML browser, GPS, Bluetooth, MP3 player, up to 8GB optional memory (microSD card), 3.5mm headset, speakerphone plus all the usual phone options such as contact, calendar, alarm etc.
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