today confirmed that the HTC
Evo 4G LTE smartphone will be available on May 18 (a week from this Friday) for $200 with a new line of service or eligible upgrade and of course a two-year service agreement. That's good news for those who already placed a pre-order but had no idea when the thing would ship.
"HTC Evo 4G LTE sets the benchmark for Android devices this year with its incredible 4.7-inch screen, advanced camera features and future HD voice capabilities when combined with the speed of Sprint’s upcoming 4G LTE network," said Fared Adib, vice president-Product Development, Sprint. "Its cutting-edge technology pairs perfectly with Sprint’s unlimited data plans to let our customers enjoy their wireless experience without worrying about overage charges or throttling."
As a refresher, the HTC Evo 4G LTE sports a 4.7-inch HD display, 1.5GHz dual-core Snapdragon S4 processor, 1GB of RAM, 8MP rear-facing camera, integrated Beats Audio, 4G LTE radio, 2000mAh battery (non-removable), and Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) smothered with HTC's Sense 4.0 UI.
If you're interested, you can place your pre-order by navigating here