Sprint today announced the HTC EVO 4G LTE, exclusively from Sprint. The EVO 4G LTE runs on Android 4.0 with the latest version of HTC Sense 4, features a 4.7-inch HD display, 1.5GHz dual-core processor and an 8-megapixel camera and Beats Audio. It also brings back the fan-favorite kickstand built into the smartphone. The HTC EVO 4G LTE will be available in the second quarter for $199.99 (excludes taxes and surcharges). The availability date will be announced later. Customers can sign up for updates today at www.sprint.com/evo4glte, and pre-order will begin Monday, May 7, at www.sprint.com.
Here is more info on this upcoming Android smartphone from Sprint:
. Android 4.0, Ice Cream Sandwich, integrated with Sense 4 . 4.7-inch HD super LCD display . 1.5GHz Dual-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Processor . Google Play offers more than 450,000 useful applications, widgets and games and lets you upload 20,000 of your songs to the cloud for free and stream them to your device . Google+ Hangouts allowing video chat with a group of up to 10 friends . Near Field Communication (NFC) technology, which allows the device to read information from everyday objects, like stickers and posters embedded with NFC chips . Google Wallet enables the phone to be used like a wallet to make safe, secure purchases at hundreds of thousands of participating retailers using NFC . Android Beam allows users to quickly share Web pages, apps and YouTube videos with friends using NFC by simply tapping phones together . Google Mobile wireless services such as Google Search, Gmail, Google Maps with Navigation, Google Calendar, Voice Actions and YouTube . Messaging - personal and business email and text messaging, as well as IM through Google Talk . 3G/4G mobile hotspot capability, supporting up to 8 Wi-Fi enabled devices simultaneously . Wi-Fi - 802.11 a/b/g/n
. Advanced rear-facing 8-megapixel camera with f/2.0 lens, super-fast auto-focus, digital zoom and smart LED flash; HTC ImageSense to take great photos, in adverse conditions; front-facing 1.3-megapixel camera with 1080p video recording. . Beats Audio enables customers to hear music the way the artist intended with unique audio tuning that delivers thundering bass, soaring midrange and crisp highs . 3.5 mm headset jack
. Dimensions: 5.3 x 2.7 x 0.35 inches (LxWxT) . Weight: 4.7 ounces . Display: 4.7-inch HD 720p super LCD (1280 x 720), 16.7 million colors . Battery: Imbedded 2000mAh Lithium Ion (Li-ion) battery . Memory: 16GB internal memory* (ROM); 1GB RAM; supports up to 32GB microSD