Sprint EVO 4G

  • Sprint EVO 4G
83
Based on 16 scores, 41 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    8
  • Good:
    6
  • Average:
    1
  • Bad:
    1

Pros:

  • Can act as a wireless router; has super fast 4G speeds; HDMI port.
  • Huge 4.3inch display, First 4G network device, Fast downloads and media streaming, Doubles as a personal WiFi hotspot.
  • Beautiful large LCD Screen, Powerful 1GHz Snapdragon CPU, 4G Network capable, Free 4G Hotspot capability, Decent multimedia capabilities.

Cons:

  • Difficult to learn all functions; devices might cause some security concerns, Reviewer’s ChoiceReviewers Choice
  • Bulky, Limited 4G coverage, Extra monthly fees, Convoluted video chat app, Paltry battery life

Expert reviews and ratings

By BrightHub on 100

Currently the HTC EVO 4G is a top contender for the best Android phone on the market. It is expensive and when you factor in a contract and data usage, especially if you aren’t getting full advantage out of the 4G functionality, then it may...

By HotHardware on

Sprint may have touted "firsts" when it launched the EVO 4G and its WiMAX network, but the wireless carrier knows that its competition isn't far behind. As a result, Sprint must offer compelling handsets as well as killer speeds to attract users....

By infoSync World on 95

The Jolly Green Giant of smartphones has been reviewed, and we'd say that the HTC EVO 4G is one of the best models out there, even after spending quality time with its many competitors. No other phone provided such a power-packed arsenal of tricks...

By eTech Reviews on

When it comes to high end smartphones, wireless tethering is really important and hence we took six biggest smartphones to test them for speed. Our test models had two phones each from Motorola, Samsung and HTC. We are based in New York and hence...

By Government Computer News on

Despite my noticeable excitement over the mobile device, there are some drawbacks, and I am not talking about the limited 4G network because that’s just a natural growing pain. First, the device’s battery life is good, unless you use the 4G....

By Benchmark Reviews on

IMPORTANT: Although the rating and final score mentioned in this conclusion are made to be as objective as possible, please be advised that every author perceives these factors differently at various points in time. While we each do our best to...

By ConsumerSearch on

Cutting-edge network not quite ready for prime time The HTC EVO 4G "offers a big, beautiful, and powerful window" to the online world, says Sascha Segan at PCMag.com. As the first 4G (fourth generation) network device in the U.S., the EVO raises the...

By G4tv.com on 60

Video Review: Sprint and HTC lead the 4G revolution with the HTC Evo 4G with a 1 GHz Snapdragon processor, 4.3" touch screen, dual cameras, HDMI output and Android interface for only $200 with a contract. Kevin Pereira and Chris Hardwick review this...

By Ars Technica on

The EVO's high-end specs, excellent performance, and top-notch feature lineup are exciting, but the poor battery life sadly diminishes the value of the product. Some of the EVO's most compelling differentiators—such as the large screen, 4G...

By Skatter Tech on

With ground-breaking hardware, an affordable network, and a great operating system, the HTC’s Android-based EVO 4G for Sprint is likely the most powerful smartphone on the market. While some may argue that the iPhone 4 is better, each has its own...

By PhoneDog on

Out of all of the devices that Sprint carries, the HTC EVO 4G is the carrier's "wow" phone. It's an exclusive in the leagues of the Apple iPhone, Motorola DROID, HTC DROID Incredible, and could be the driver for a quarter of customer growth...

By The Gadgeteer on

This is an amazing phone to hold and use. I haven’t been this enchanted by an electronic gadget in quite some time. It seems like it can do everything- sometimes almost reading my mind. Of course, there is the occasional ‘huh’ moment...

By Pocketnow on 80

As of the publish date of this review, we can comfortably say that the EVO 4G is the best Android phone out there right now IF you don't mind the bulk and if you don't mind charging your phone a lot. Don't buy this phone for the 4G, because...

By MobileBurn on 80

The Sprint HTC EVO 4G is the first U.S. phone from a carrier to run on a fourth generation network. In this case, it's Sprint's WiMAX network. The EVO 4G is the carrier's current top-of-the-line device, and for good reason. It's stacked...

By Brighthand on

The Sprint EVO 4G is an impressive device, though it isn't perfect. Voice quality reports are rather mixed, and the phone is somewhat larger than other devices. On the other hand, it's larger for a reason, and the 4.3-inch display is simply...

By LetsTalk on 86

Get ready for a rich, mobile Internet experience at Sprint 4G speeds. The feature-packed HTC EVO 4G with Google gives you the power to quickly download music, photos, files or videos in seconds. Stream video or create your own content and upload your...

By Gizmodo on

You know that scene in Iron Man 2, where Justin Hammer asks Rhodey which weapons he wants inside War Machine—and Rhodey says "all of them"? That's exactly how the Evo 4G was born. Somebody said "everything." The Evo comes out tomorrow (6/4) on...

By phandroid.com on

I opened with the conclusion so there isn’t much left unsaid. The HTC EVO 4G is an Incredible phone with a little extra – pun intended. Take the best Android Phone on the market, add a little more, and you’ve got the EVO 4G.EVO 4G or...

By Android Central on

So it's the biggest - but is it the best?Larger screen -- love it!Long before the birth of Android -- way, way back in the dark ages when 320x320 was a big screen -- we would scream from the rooftops that more pixels and larger screens would cure...

By IntoMobile on

Over the last few months, we’ve been drooling in anticipation over the Sprint (NYSE: S) HTC EVO 4G and it’s over-the-top feature set. Well, for the past week or so, we’ve had a chance to turn our dripping envy into obsessive play time...