October 22, 2014

On Sale Now: AT&T's Motorola Backflip for $99

It’s official, you can now get an Android handset on the carrier of your choice.  That is of course, you pick from the top 4 providers in the United States.  Starting today, the Motorola Backflip is available on AT&T for $99 with a 2-year agreement and a mail-in rebate (via AT&T Promotion Card).  The 3G capable handset features a 5 megapixel camera, a flip QWERTY, and MOTOBLUR.  For those of you into that sort of thing, the Backflip offers a 528 MHz processor, 256MB RAM, and 512MB ROM.

If you’re relatively new to Android, MOTOBLUR provides a custom interface designed for social network enthusiasts.  Below are a few bullet points to help you get a better understanding of what it does for you.

  • Your friends and Facebook™, MySpace and Twitter updates, along with your latest emails, news and favorite apps and widgets. All just the way you like them.
  • Continuously syncs your phone and email contacts with your friends from Facebook™, MySpace and Twitter. Automatically.
  • Delivers your texts, emails and messages in one unified inbox.
  • MOTOBLUR continuously updates and backs up your information into a secure environment. So you’re connected and protected, even if you lose your phone.