2HTC Desire Debuting
3Buy a Smartphone, Get a Deal on a Tablet
4Lumia 530 Windows Phones at T-Mobile
The new Nokia Lumia 530 Windows smartphone is available now to T-Mobile customers through Best Buy and Microsoft stores. The Lumia 530, which runs on Windows Phone 8.1 and has a 4-inch LCD touch screen and a quad-core CPU, is available with prepaid, no-contract monthly service plans. The phone will be sold through T-Mobile for $79.20 starting Oct. 15.
5BlackBerry’s New Passport Enterprise Smartphone
6iPhone 6 Fever Continues
Apple’s new iPhone 6 models sold more than 10 million units during the first few days after their Sept. 19 U.S. debut. The new iPhones include the iPhone 6 with its 4.7-inch Retina HD display and an even larger iPhone 6 Plus with its 5.5-inch Retina HD screen, priced from $199.99 to $499.99 depending on model and storage capacity.
7New Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Smartphone Due Oct. 17
8Amazon’s New Fire HD Tablets
Amazon launched four new Fire HD tablets in September, including the Fire HD in 6-inch or 7-inch screen sizes, the new higher-performance Fire HDX 8.9 and the innovative Fire HD Kids Edition, which is ruggedized for children. Prices start at $99 for the 6-inch Fire HD up to $479 for the Fire HDX 8.9 64GB model.
9Samsung Galaxy S Tablets From AT&T
Samsung’s latest Galaxy Tab S 10.5 and Galaxy Tab S 8.4 tablets are available from AT&T at $529 with a two-year agreement for the 10.5-inch model or for $429 for the 8.4-inch model with a two-year agreement. Both tablets feature AMOLED HD screens with 4 million pixels, a slim 0.26-inch-thick profile, an Exynos Octa Core processor and 3GB of RAM.
10Second-Gen Moto X From AT&T
The latest Motorola Moto X smartphones are priced at $99.99 with a two-year contract from AT&T, or $526.99 without a contract. The Android phones are available in Resin Black, Bamboo and Black Leather colors and include a 5.2-inch, 1080p HD display, a Qualcomm Snapdragon quad-core processor and 2GB of RAM.