A new stylish white clamshell handset from Virgin Mobile was named Kyocera Cyclops with a pearl white finish. Not using service contracts and subsidize handsets heavily the company's phones are typically lower end to keep costs down.
Kyocera Cyclops has following features:
- 1.3 megapixel camera
- TXT Tones, contact specific tones for incoming text messages
- VAM (Virgin Mobile Audio Messaging)
Cyclops' new VAM feature but it will allow users to set up a buddy list and send short audio clips. It's not push-to-talk because the recipient has to open the messages and can replay them.
Cyclops is going to be available from Virgin Mobile on November 2nd. It carries an MSRP of $99.99 without contract or rebate needed for that price.