INQ Cloud Touch: Facebook Phone Gets UK Price / Release Date

By Posted 20 Mar 2011, 14:52

Back in February we provided our readers with a full list of specs for INQ’s Cloud Touch Facebook phone, which as we previously mentioned is due to be released in the UK to start off with. We now have a bit of good news for those in the UK, as we’ve just received word on a price and release date.

According to a recent article by Luke Johnson over on the t3.com website, the INQ Cloud Touch handset – which will be running Google’s Android 2.2 (Froyo) operating system – is due to arrive in the UK on April 6th, and will be available exclusively from Best Buy and Carphone Warehouse.

The INQ Cloud Touch handset will be available as either SIM free, Pay-as-you-Go or on a monthly contract. If customers want the Cloud Touch phone SIM free, it will set them back £299.95. Meanwhile, the Pay-as-you-Go option requires a one off fee of £199.95.

However, the handset can also be picked up for free from the two pre-mentioned retailers, when signing a £20 per month contract. The Cloud Touch comes with a 3.5-inch touch screen display with a resolution of 480 x 320, a 1300mAh battery, a 600MHz Qualcomm processor and a 5-megapixel camera.

Will you be buying the INQ Cloud Touch handset?