Cricket Wireless follows in the footsteps of Alltel and MetroPCS by picking up the Motorola Hint QA30, a sliding messaging phone with a full QWERTY keyboard. The Hint has a 2.5-inch color display, a 2-megapixel camera, an MP3 player, a microSD card slot, stereo Bluetooth, and 3G speeds. It's available right now from Cricket for $249.99.
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