Get A Free LG Ally With New Kin TWOm – MS Kin Relaunched

The Microsoft Kin One and Two phones were expected to make waves among the teenagers. But the phones disappeared without a ripple and according to some analysts, the sale numbers hardly crossed four digits. The ridiculous data pricing was blamed by many as the reason why these phones never took off among the target group.

But these phones are back with an extra ‘m‘. The new Kin ONEm and TWOm are basically the same as the earlier models except that they come with more reasonable pricing plans. Kin ONEm will cost you $19.99 while Kin TWOm will be priced at $49.99. As you read in the title, Kin TWOm buyers also win a free LG Ally handset with that purchase. Speaking about the monthly plans, voice begins at $39.99 per month while data starts at $9.99 (with 25MB data cap). And yes, there is also an activation fee of $35.

While this is still not too cheap, at least Verizon should be able to sell a bit more than they did last time. At least, that’s the hope.

LG Ally Technical Specifications And Launch Date

LG Ally, formerly known as LG Aloha aka LG LU2300 shall launch with Verizon in May according to sources close to folks at Boy Genius Report. The Ally is one of the more powerful phones from the stables of LG and could potentially rival the likes of Droid Incredible. Here are some notable tech specs and features on LG Ally

Platform : Android OS 2.1
Display : 3.5 inches AMOLED Capacitive touchscreen (480 x 800)
Processor : 1 GHz SnapDragon
Camera : 5 megapixel with Geo-tagging and 720p video capture
Keyboard : Physical QWERTY

Other features include Dolby mobile surround sound, terrestrial DMB, Wi-Fi, GPS, DivX support and built-in trackpad.

[via BGR]