Yes, you read it right -- it's being rumored that Verizon and HTC may be joining forces to give us all the Android world phone we've been asking for sometime early next year. For those wondering, a world phone is a dual-radio CDMA/GSM device (CDMA is what Sprint and Verizon use; GSM is what T-Mobile, AT&T and the rest of the world use.) That means the phone can be used outside the USA with a local SIM card, and it's something that Android is sorely lacking.
We're still dealing with a bunch of unknowns, but the rumored specs are a 4-inch screen, horizontal sliding qwerty keyboard, and a minimum 1.2 GHz processor. Bring it, I say! There's a couple more pictures after the break if one just wasn't enough. [The Droid Guy via @matrix2004 on Twitter]
We may earn a commission for purchases using our links. Learn more.
The Pixel 4a 5G is the sleeper hit Pixel to get this year
The Pixel 4a 5G sits sort of awkwardly between Google's most affordable and most premium offerings, but that predicament might be exactly what makes it the best device in the company's 2020 lineup.
Samsung's Galaxy S21 series phones might be cheaper than expected
As per a new rumor out of South Korea, Samsung's upcoming Galaxy S21 series phones could be a lot cheaper than their predecessors. The Galaxy S21 is tipped to start at $849.
Here’s when your Samsung phone will get the One UI 3.0 (Android 11) update
Samsung will begin rolling out the stable One UI 3.0 update to its latest flagship devices starting later this month. The Galaxy S20 series phones will be the first to receive the update.
The Xperia 1 II is our favorite phone for shooting video
If video recording is your thing, then look no further than the Sony Xperia 1 II — it offers a large screen, three great cameras, and extremely robust manual video controls.