We brought you news of this device earlier in the year, but Fly Mobile has now announced the launch of the SLT 100 mobile phone in the UK market.

The third Fly-branded mobile launched this year, this 14.9mm tri-band slider is available on the Virgin Mobile network in Curry's stores, The Link Online and Argos.

The handset is the first from Fly to feature a touchscreen, while all features can also be accessed with the
traditional keypad.

Available in both pink and black, it features a 2-megapixel camera, video camera with zoom and flash/torch, Bluetooth, FM radio including FM recording, MP3 player and memory card support.

Available now on Virgin's prepay tariffs, pricing to be confirmed.