Verizon reduces the prices of Microsoft's KIN

While rumors of software updates for the Microsoft's KIN, Verizon is busy slashing prices on the Windows Phones.

The KIN One has been reduced to $29.99 (opens in new tab) (from $49.99) and the KIN Two's price has dropped from $99.99 to $49.99 (opens in new tab).  These prices reflect an online discount and requires the standard two-year commitment with Verizon.  The pricing also makes the KIN more competitive with similar Feature Phones.  All that is needed now is that software update to give the KIN a little more functionality and a lower priced data plan.

George Ponder

George is the Reviews Editor at Windows Central, concentrating on Windows 10 PC and Mobile apps. He's been a supporter of the platform since the days of Windows CE and uses his current Windows 10 Mobile phone daily to keep up with life and enjoy a game during down time.

  • If the Kin were GSM and had a marketplace, i might jump on one. The Kin One would make a nice second phone, particularly for the Zune functionality. As it is, the Kin needs updates simply to get it on par with other featurephones out there. If I
  • Slow news day, huh? These phones have no place taking up space at WINDOWS MOBILE experts...
  • Heh? You mean that despite the fact that they're MS phones based on Windows CE, like Windows Mobile and Windows Phone 7?
  • No he probably means that they are horrible devices. They need a LOT of work, being at present almost useless....
  • Now I can think of buying it as its previous price was not affordable...
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