HTC Evo View 4G

As expected, Sprint has announced the HTC Evo View 4G tablet at their CTIA 2011 event held this afternoon.  The 7-inch tablet sports a 1024x600 display, and weighs in at 420 grams.  This is Sprint's version of the HTC Flyer, and also includes HTC Scribe technology using a special pen as an input device.  The specs:

  • 1.5 GHz Qualcomm CPU
  • 1 GB RAM, 32 GB Internal memory
  • Micro SDcard slot
  • 5 MP read HD camera, 1.3 MP front facing camera
  • 4G WiMax connectivity
  • 802.11 b/g/n Wifi
  • GPS
  • Bluetooth 3.0

Available sometime this summer, but no word on pricing.  We're excited about this one, watch for some hands-on time later. Sprint's press release is after the break.

HTC EVO View 4G fact sheet
 Bringing the award-winning EVO experience to a tablet
 HTC EVO View 4G™ brings the best of the EVO experience to a sleek, easy-to-carry tablet design. As the perfect combination e-reader, media player and portable computing device, HTC EVO View 4G offers a 7-inch 1024 x 600 touchscreen display with pinch-to-zoom for a premium entertainment experience with HD-quality video and rich Web browsing experience.  It features two cameras – a 5.0 megapixel auto-focus camera with HD-capable video camcorder and a forward-facing 1.3 megapixel camera. With integrated HD-video (720p) capture and the 4G speeds of HTC EVO View 4G, slow uploads and grainy video are a thing of the past. Using HTC Scribe Technology™, HTC EVO View 4G will offer a new way to interact with a tablet. HTC Scribe introduces the HTC Scribe™ digital pen (sold separately) to the tablet experience and unlocks new capabilities. When combined with Evernote™, a leading notes application and service, the user will have the ability to capture and make notes on Web pages, ebooks, PDF documents and more, in an easy and natural way. 
·       Android operating system
·       HTC Scribe Technology enabling enhanced voice-synchronized note taking with the HTC Scribe digital pen using Timemark to capture the audio of a meeting at the same time as written notes
·       Google mobile services such as Google Search™, Gmail™, Google Maps™ with Navigation, Voice Actions and YouTube™
·       Corporate email (Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync), personal (POP & IMAP) email and instant messaging
·       3G/4G Mobile Hotspot capability, supporting up to eight Wi-Fi enabled devices simultaneously
·       Android Market™ for access to more than 150,000 useful applications, widgets and games available for download to customize the experience
·       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
·       Wi-Fi® (802.11 b/g/n)
·       Integrated GPS
·       Dual cameras – a 5.0 megapixel auto-focus camera with HD-capable video camcorder and a forward-facing 1.3 megapixel camera – HTC EVO View 4G unleashes the ability to create, stream and watch video or video chat with the Qik mobile app
·       Blockbuster On Demand® to rent or purchase the hottest new releases on the same day they become available on Blu-ray and DVD
·       Sprint Zone, Sprint Mobile Wallet, Sprint Football Live, Sprint Family Locator, Sprint Navigation and NASCAR Sprint Cup MobileSM
·       Media player with 3.5 mm stereo headset jack
·       Stereo Bluetooth 3.0
·       1.5GHz Qualcomm® Snapdragon® Processor
·       Dimensions: 7.7 inches (195.4 mm) x 4.4 inches (112.5 mm) x 0.5 inches (13.2 mm)
·       Weight: 14.88 ounces (421.84 grams)
·       Display: 7-inch (177.8 mm), 1024 x 600 touchscreen display with pinch-to-zoom
·       32GB internal memory, 1GB RAM; microSD slot (supports up to 32GB memory card)
·       Battery: 4000 mAh Lithium-ion battery

Note: Device features, specifications, services and applications are subject to change.