"It's still a tiny computer in your pocket."

Walmart's $10 smartphone better than the iPhone 1

#Telephone

Tue, Nov 17th, 2015 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

Motherboard brings to attention the TracFone LG Prepaid Lucky LG1, a smartphone that has "better specs than the original iPhone". I sure would hope so, considering that the original iPhone came out in January 2007. If anything, this means that making a smartphone is so ridiculously cheap now that anyone can afford one.

For less than $10 (plus the cost of data access) the user gets access to the Google Play app store, giving him or her the power to summon transportation at the push of a button, instantly connect with friends, and watch livestreams from all over the world. A bona fide smartphone, in other words.

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