The HTC HD2 is finally available on T-Mobile US


For those of you who still want to get the HTC HD2 even after the no-WP7 upgrade announcement and yesterday’s HTC EVO 4G unveiling you can head over to your local T-Mobile store or go to the online one to grab the fastest smartphone on the market right. You can check out my HD2 (European version) here.

Nokia N8 (first Symbian^3 smartphone) live pictures, announcement in April


The first Symbian^3 smartphone is supposedly going to be announced next month during a special event according to Engadget’s sources. The Nokia N8 (pictured above) features a 3.5″ Capacitive touchscreen, 12 megapixel camera with Xenon flash and Carl Zeiss optics, and HDMI-out & 3.5mm jack. Check out the updated Symbian^4 UI here.

Source: iT168 via Engadget

HTC EVO 4G vs HTC HD2 vs HTC Desire size comparison

Here’s a size comparison picture gallery of the HTC EVO 4G vs the HTC HD2 and the HTC Desire. As you can see the HD2 and EVO 4G are nearly identical and the HTC Desire AMOLED display looks better indoors (it’s a totally different story outdoors unfortunately..) for more info about the HTC EVO 4G head over here.

Source: Engadget

HTC EVO 4G Hands-On videos

 

The boys at Engadget have just posted the first non-blurry hands-on video of the HTC EVO 4G in action. As you can see the handset sports the same 4.3″ sreen as the HTC HD2 but has a mini-HMDI connector located next to the mini-USB at the bottom. You can read more about the EVO 4G here. The phone is running Android 2.1 with Sense 2.5 on top.

HTC EVO 4G announced: The biggest, the baddest smartphone ever


The HTC Supersonic is officially the HTC EVO 4G. The announcement took place 2 hours ago at CTIA :

HTC EVO™ 4G

The ultimate multimedia experience at Sprint 4G speeds

The world’s first 3G/4G Android handset, exclusively from Sprint, HTC EVO™ 4G, offers a rich mobile Internet experience with a fully integrated suite of services built on the AndroidTM2.1 platform. HTC EVO 4G includes a blazing-fast 1GHz Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ processor, the award-winning HTC SenseTMuser experience, an 8.0 megapixel auto-focus camera with HD-capable video camcorder and a forward-facing 1.3 megapixel camera. The large vibrant 4.3 inch display, built-in kickstand, 3.5 mm headset jack and HDMI output make HTC EVO 4G an unparalleled platform for wireless entertainment. Download music, pictures, files, or videos in seconds – not minutes – and watch streaming video on the go on a network with download speeds that are up to 10 times faster than 3G speeds.1  With built-in mobile hotspot functionality, HTC EVO 4G also allows up to eight Wi-Fi-enabled devices, including laptop, camera, music player, video player and any other Wi-Fi-enabled device, to enjoy the benefits of 4G speeds on the go.

PRODUCTIVITY

  • 3G/4G capability
  • Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ QSD8650 (1GHz) processor
  • 4.3” capacitive display with pinch-to-zoom and tactile feedback
  • World-class HTML browser –  bandwidth and quality that rival

that of netbooks

  • Android 2.1, with access to more than 30,000 apps on Android Market
  • GoogleTM mobile services including Google SearchTM, Google MapsTM, Google TalkTM, GmailTM, YouTubeTM , and syncs with Google CalendarTM
  • Access to Google Goggles™ to search with pictures instead of words
  • Sprint Navigation, with turn-by-turn driving directions and 3D maps
  • Updated HTC Sense, award-winning user experience, which includes Friend Stream to integrate Facebook, Twitter and more into a single flow of updates
  • Visual voicemail
  • Messaging – personal and business email, IM and text messaging
  • 3G/4G Mobile Hotspot capability – connects up to eight Wi-Fi enabled devices
  • 4G data speeds (WiMAX) – peak download speeds of more than 10 Mbps; peak upload speeds of 1 Mbps; average download speeds of 3-6 Mbps.
  • 3G data speeds (EVDO Rev A.) – peak download speeds of up to 3.1 Mbps; peak upload speeds of 1.8 Mbps; average download speeds of 600 kbps-1.4 Mbps.

 

ENTERTAINMENT

  • 8MP autofocus camera with dual LED flash and 1.3MP front-facing camera
  • High-quality video streaming and downloads at 3G and 4G data speeds
  • Capture and share HD-quality video (720p) from your phone
  • Output pictures, slides and videos in HD quality (720p) via HDMI cable (sold separately)
  • Live video sharing with Qik
  • Built-in kickstand for hands-free viewing
  • Media player with 3.5mm stereo headset jack
  • FM radio and Amazon MP3 store
  • Sprint applications including Sprint TV® and NASCAR Sprint Cup Mobile(SM)
  • Bluetooth® 2.1 with A2DP Stereo and EDR
  • Built-in WiFi®: 802.11 b/g
  • Digital compass, G-Sensor, proximity sensor, light sensor, GPS
  • Expandable memory: 8GB microSD card included; supports up to 32GB

 
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