U.S. Cellular announced today that the HTC Wildfire S and HTC Hero S smartphones, and the HTC Flyer tablet, will arrive in stores next month. All three devices are powered by the Android operating system. Here is more info:
The sleek and stylish HTC Hero S runs on Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) with HTC Sense, which helps keep customers at the center of their social world by bringing together all the different ways they communicate - from calls to IMs to status updates. It also features HTC Watch, which allows customers to view their favorite television shows and movies on the smartphone?s vibrant 4-inch Super LCD touchscreen with qHD resolution. The Hero S also features a 5-megapixel camera with autofocus and a 1.3-megapixel front-facing camera that lets users quickly capture pictures and video. The Hero S will be available for $199.99 after $100 mail-in rebate along with purchase of a data plan.
Also powered by Android 2.3, the Wildfire S will appeal to customers moving up to their first smartphone. Available in grey and purple, it features a vibrant 3.2-inch touchscreen with HTC Sense and a 5-megapixel camera. Customers new to smartphones can easily download and enjoy useful apps. The Wildfire S will be available for $79.99 after $100.00 mail-in rebate along with purchase of a data plan. Check out our review of the HTC Wildfire S at: http://www.mobiletechreview.com/phones/HTC-Wildfire-S.htm
The HTC Flyer is small enough to hold in one hand and powerful enough for e-mail, web browsing, entertainment and apps. The 7-inch tablet is driven by a 1.5 Ghz Snapdragon processor that lets customers cruise through applications, play games and watch TV and movies. The HTC Flyer also comes with 32GB of memory on-board to store music and videos. An optional HTC Scribe pen can highlight text, make notes, draw and even sign documents right on the screen. The HTC Flyer will be available for $399.99 after $100 mail-in rebate with a two-year contract and a $54.99 data plan.
U.S. Cellular?s value-packed national plans are tailored to meet customers? data needs. The $79.99 Primary Plus Plan is the best value in wireless and offers 5GB of data with unlimited text, picture and video messaging. The plan also comes with 450 voice minutes, free incoming calls, free nights and weekends, and free mobile-to-mobile calls.
U.S. Cellular customers also get unique benefits, like new phones faster without continuously signing contracts, free incoming calls, text and pix, free Battery Swap and a rewards program where they get points for paying monthly wireless bills on time, adding a line or referring new customers.
The HTC Hero S will be available for $199.99 after a $100 mail-in rebate. The HTC Wildfire S will be available for $79.99 after a $100 mail-in rebate. Purchase of a data plan is required, and a new two-year agreement and activation fee may apply for new customers. The HTC Flyer will be available for $399.99 after a $100 mail-in rebate with a two-year contract and a $54.99 data plan. For more info visit www.uscellular.com