Pantech Jest 2 quick messaging style handset arrives on Verizon Wireless

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Pantech Jest 2

Not to keen on spending too much for a new smartphone? Well, Verizon Wireless and Pantech just may have the answer with the new Pantech Jest 2. A simple, basic phone, the Pantech Jest 2 promises to give you an enhanced user experience while browsing the web via the pre-loaded Opera Mini web browser. Verizon said that the Pantech Jest 2 is an ideal basic phone with serious texting skills and globe-trotting capabilities. If those are not enough to convince you, take a look at these specs and features:

  • 2.4-inch LCD display
  • Full QWERTY keyboard
  • Quad-band with support allowing customers to enjoy wireless voice and data service in more than 200 countries
  • 2-megapixel camera and camcorder
  • Task bar key for quick access to Verizon Wireless services
  • Opera Mini Browser
  • Full suite of messaging options
  • VZ Navigator
  • V CAST Tones
  • Supports up to 32 GB microSD card
  • Bluetooth
  • 3.5 mm headset jack

Sounds good? Wait till you learn about the phone’s price tag. The Pantech Jest 2 will be available for only $79.99 after a $50 mail-in rebate plus a two-year contract with Verizon. It’s available from Verizon, beginning today.

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