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The Commodore returns, in the form of a 5.5-inch smartphone

The Commodore name returns once again, with a new 5.5-inch Android-powered smartphone
By: Anthony Garreffa | Mobile Devices, Tablets & Phones News | Posted: Jul 15, 2015 1:35 am

For those of us older than 25, you're going to have great memories of the Commodore brand. But now that it's all over and done with, it's just a memory. Well, the brand is back in the form of an Android-powered smartphone.




The new Commodore PET smartphone is a mid-range handset, with a 5.5-inch Full HD display, an 8-core processor from MediaTek clocked at 1.7GHz, a 13-megapixel rear-facing camera, a 3000mAh battery, 16GB/32GB of storage with a microSD card slot for expansion. There's dual SIM goodness for those who want it, and Android 5.0 Lollipop.


The 16GB version of the Commodore PET sells for $300, while the 32GB adds $30 to the price for a total of $330.


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