Hooray for updates! US Cellular has sent out an update on when Android 2.2 Froyo will be available for upgrade on a set of their lovely Android phones. They say that the Acclaim will be available by the end of the week (five days from now, if you're counting,) and the Desire will be available for upgrade by the end of the month. Next they list the Apex for upgrade around March, and the Mesmerize for update around March as well.
US Cellular tells us today that they plan on releasing the LG Apex on November 19 for $79.99 after $80 mail-in rebate tied to a two-year contract. The LG apex is a lovely 3.2" touchscreen machine with vibration feedback, slide-out QWERTY keyboard, and it runs on Android 2.1. Also in the announcement is a note about the LG Optimus U which will be debuting in December, that being the last of US Cellular's Android devices for the year.
The Samsung Acclaim, an Android slider phone will be released July the 9th. Not much information has been released by US Celluar on the specs or an Android version. The most info. floating about on the web is it has a 3.2 inch HVGA screen and a stock Eclair installation.