Sprint's HTC EVO 4G pre-orders opening this month

By Jos
May 6, 2010
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  1. Sprint's first 3G/WiMAX-compatible smartphone is not expected to ship until sometime this summer, but it looks like pre-orders are just around the corner. A screenshot leaked from The Shack's (formerly Radio Shack) internal website suggests pre-orders for the much-anticipated HTC EVO will start "later this month," and lists some of the specs we already know: 4.3-inch 480 x 800 TFT display, 1 GHz Snapdragon processor, 1.3 megapixel front-facing camera, rear-facing 8 megapixel camera with auto-focus and 720p HD video recording, and MicroSD support (up to 32GB).

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  2. I was planning to buy the 4th generation version of the iPhone, since I am a software engineer and like to develop on different platforms, but given the respect that Apple is showing to developers, I will buy the EVO instead when it comes out...
  3. Burty117

    Burty117 TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 2,471   +300

    Good Man! =)
  4. Midgetmax

    Midgetmax Newcomer, in training Posts: 63

    This is one beast of a phone. I'm really diggin the 720p video recording! I have the moto droid from verizon, rooted, oc'ed with a custom rom, and seriously, this thing KILLS all the iphones out there. I love android so much for their open-ness
  5. 9Nails

    9Nails TechSpot Paladin Posts: 941   +82

    I really wish Sprint 4G was in my local area. But I might not wait for Sprint to install 4G (LTE), and just get the Evo now. This phone is everything I've wanted in a smartphone and quite a bit more.

    HTC's making some seriously nice prodicts and I really think that HTC's the company to beat in this market.
  6. Pre-Ordered mine today at Bestbuy! And the really kewl thing is ..... June 4th happens to be my Birthday! The HTC EVO will be a sweet B-Day present eh? Hate to do it, but I will be dumping the Palm Pre - it had so much potential but I think both Sprint and Palm gave up on it too soon. Guess we will see what HP does with it. Anyway June 4th can't get here soon enough!
  7. Friends over at socialmediaseo had gone through the official Sprint 4G coverage area web page and put together a nice, neat little list for your to see all the cities where Sprint currently offers 4G coverage.

    http://www.youmobile.org/blogs/entry/HTC-EVO-4G-Official-List-of-Sprint-4G-Coverage-Cities
  8. I believe iPhone 4 really is the true competitor out there. A quick and informative comparison is drawn here between iPhone 4 and HTC EVO 4G

    http://www.techzipper.com/2010/07/11/comparison-iphone-4-vs-htc-evo-4g/

    cheers
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