What are the cheapest global phones?
Cheap Global Roaming Cell Phones?
If you do a lot of traveling, you surely want to know what are the cheapest global phones. PC Magazine did some checking and concluded there's no simple, or cheap, answer.
"Americans don't travel, right? Well, some do, and they need to make phone calls. In this Ask the Analyst, I try to help some people who want phones with global roaming capability.
John asks me, "I live in Okinawa, Japan, but travel routinely to the U.S. and Korea and other places (Thailand, Guam, Hawaii) infrequently. Is there a cell phone or mobile device to make calls economically at least from those places and in the future from anywhere in the world?..."