Sprint has finally announced the launch date of one of the most anticipated smartphones of 2010, the HTC Evo 4G. The HTC Evo 4G will be available in the US on the Sprint mobile phone network from the 4th of June 2010.
Sprint will offer the HTC Evo 4G to customers on a two year contract, and the smartphone will retail for $200. The HTC Evo 4G will uses Sprint’s WiMax network which is considerably faster than current 3G networks, making it one of the fastest smartphones available.
The HTC Evo 4G has some exciting features, including a 4.3 inch TFT display with a resolution of 480 x 800 pixels, a 1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, plus 512MB of RAM and 1GB of built in memory.
Other specifications on the HTC Evo 4G include an eight megapixel camera with a built in flash. The camera is capable of recording HD video in 720p, and there is also a front facing 1.3 megapixel camera which will be used for video calling.
The HTC Evo 4G will come with the latest version of Google’s Android OS, Android 2.1, it will feature full support for Adobe’s Flash and also comes with HDMI out meaning you will be able to display your videos on your HDTV.
The HTC Evo 4G will only be available in the US, there are no details on when we will see a similar handset in the UK and Europe, we suspect that this is probably the first Android smartphone that could give the iPhone a run for its money.
Have a look and our article on Android vs iPhone to see which smartphone and mobile platform is best for you.
via PC World
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