Say hello to the HTC EVO 4G, a monster device with monster specifications.
According to Sprint (yes; its a CDMA device, so GSM people may pine all they like), the device delivers 4G speeds, that is ten times faster than 3G speeds. In addition, the HTC Evo will work as a hotspot for up to eight devices.
Size: 122 x 66 x 13 mm
Display: 4.3-inch, 480 x 800 pixels, TFT Capacitive
Processor: 1GHz Snapdragon
Network: CDMA / 1xEV-DO rev.A; 4G WiMAX; 802.16e: 2500MMz
Integrated 4G radio with hotspot capability to share with up to eight devices
OS: Android 2.1 with New HTC Sense user interface
Camera: 8 megapixel Dual LED Autofocus camera with Digital zoom
Video Capture: 1280×720 (720p HD)
3.5mm audio jack
The in-thing now seems to be monster-sized smartphones. A few years back, everyone was trying to miniaturise phones, but the touchscreen craze seems to have reversed that trend. Now, it seems, the bigger and meaner-looking, the better.
Thanks to the heads-up from Johnny.
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