HTC Merge preview and benchmark

Today’s a relatively slow news day so I’m going to post some HTC Merge related sotries here. The HTC Merge (also know as the HTC Lexikon) is the Dual-mode (GSM-CDMA) version of the HTC Desire Z launching on Verizon in the coming weeks. AndroidCentral managed to scoop one of the devices and posted a quick preview which also includes a video of the device’s 800Mhz MSM7630 chipset being benchmarked. The Adreno 205 GPU can be seen crunching out some really nice numbers which is nice to see but probably a little bit depressing if you are planning on getting a Windows Phone 7 device this fall (All WP7 devices are rumored to have the QSD8250 chiosetwiththe rgular Adreno 200 GPU).

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Verizon HTC Merge aka HTC Lexikon shows up in live pictures

BGR managed to snap a couple of pictures of the Verizon HTC Merge which is also know as the HTC Lexikon. The Dual-Mode (CDMA and GSM) Android 2.2 is probably going to be the CDMA version of the HTC Desire Z that was announced no long ago so you can expect it to have similar specifications including the MSM7x30 chipset. More pictures after the break:

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Verizon HTC Lexikon aka P4210 specifications revealed

Remember the Verizon HTC P4210 that passed the FCC a couples of days ago? Well it is apparently condemaned the HTC Lexikon and has the following specifications which look simmilar to the recently announced T-Mobile G2 and HTC Desire Z :

- 3.8″ WVGA screen
- MSM7630 SoC clocked @ 800Mhz
- 512 Mb of Ram
- Android 2.2
- 5Mp camera (with flash?)
- 4Gb of Flash
- Slide-out Qwerty Keyboard

 
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Verizon’s Dual GSM/CDMA HTC PD42100 Android handset hits the FCC

The mysterious Dual Band (GSM/CDMA) HTC smartphone we saw in early august has apparently passed the FCC certification on its way to Verizon. The HTC PD42100 seems to feature a + 4″ screen but not much else is known at this time. Verizon is also expect to have its own version of the HTC EVO 4G later this year if last week’s leak is to be believed. More pictures after the break:

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HTC Android phone with sliding keyboard and dual GSM/CDMA radio headed to Verizon in 2011

HTC can’t stop pumping out new devices it seems. This new leak brings to light the existence of a new HTC slider running Android and featuring a 4″ display, Dual GSM/CDMA radio and apparently a SnapDragon clocked at 1.2ghz. As you can see in the pictures the device is going to be launched on Verizon (in 2011 according to the leak):

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