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T-Mobile to Launch Their First Windows 10 Mobile Phone

T-Mobile hasn’t had a new Windows Phone in a long time, and apparently Microsoft didn’t even approach them when they were releasing the Lumia 950 and 950XL. So if you’re a T-Mobile Windows Phone fan, you’ve probably been waiting to replace your phone for a long time. Soon T-Mobile will have a new phone for you to check out, and it’s from Alcatel OneTouch.

Alcatel OneTouch’s new device, the Fierce XL, isn’t exactly going to set the world on fire. It’s a pretty low-end phone, but at least low-end Windows Mobile devices have better specs than what they used to offer. The full spec list is below, but you’ll be happy to hear that it has far more memory in it than most of the Windows Phones we’re used to seeing. With its 2GB of RAM on board you shouldn’t see too many “resuming” screens, and most games should be playable.

  • 5.5″ 720p Display
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 – Quad-core 1.1GHz
  • 2GB RAM
  • 16GB Storage with microSD Expansion to 32GB
  • 2,500 mAh Battery
  • 8 Megapixel Rear Camera. 2 Megapixel Front Camera
  • LTE, VoLTE, and Wi-Fi Calling

T-Mobile didn’t announce a release date or price for the phone, but we expect to see it in the coming weeks and to be priced around $140 off-contract.

Source: Engadget

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Josh Pollard

Josh has been writing software since his parents brought home their first computer. His love for gadgets and technology eventually spurred a passion for home theater technology. After starting the DMZ, he received Microsoft’s MVP award for Windows Media Center. Even though the beloved home theater PC platform is all but dead he continues to tinker with consumer entertainment technology. He’s a life-long gamer and DIY smart home enthusiast. He co-hosts the Entertainment 2.0 podcast with Richard Gunther and the DMZ’s gaming podcast, Story Players, with Joe DeStazio.