Venezuela Produces Their First Mobile Phone — The C366 “El Vergatario”

Posted Mar 23, 2009

In Venezuela, Hugo Chavez himself introduced the first phone to be produced in the country.  It costs less than $14 and is called the C366 “El Vergatario.”  The phone was put together by the Venezuelan government and outside investors such as Chinese manufacturing company ZTE.  When the phone goes for sale, it will cost 30,000 bolivar.  Mobile phone plans for this phone will be available in Latin America and the Caribbean.

[via EngadgetMobile]