May 14, 2012
HTC EVO 4G LTE Goes on Sale at 8 a.m. Friday, May 18, at Sprint Stores in Southern California
Visit local Sprint Stores to experience the customer excitement surrounding the sale of one of the most highly anticipated devices of 2012
Editors Note: HTC EVO 4G LTE has been delayed due to a U.S. Customs review. We appreciate your patience as HTC resolves the issue. The previously scheduled events at Sprint retail stores are also on hold and will not take place as planned. We will continue to keep you updated as HTC updates us on the status of the delay. http://bit.ly/IYTn5U
(BUSINESS WIRE), May 14, 2012 - Sprint:
One of the “must-have” gadgets of 2012 – HTC EVO™ 4G LTE – makes its debut exclusively from Sprint (NYSE:S)
HTC EVO 4G LTE is built on Android™ 4.0, Ice Cream Sandwich, integrated with HTC Sense™ 4. It focuses on exceptional improvements in camera technology, audio and voice quality on both the network and device. HTC EVO 4G LTE boasts brilliant features, including a vibrant 4.7-inch HD display, future HD Voice capabilitiesi, 1.5GHz dual-core processor, large 2000mAh embedded battery and dual-cameras (8-megapixel rear-facing and 1.3-megapixel front-facing) with instant capture capability. HTC EVO 4G LTE brings back the fan-favorite kickstand built into the smartphone’s refined, slim design. Sprint 4G LTE network coming soon.
|-- Demonstrations of the features and applications on HTC EVO 4G LTE|
|-- Customer reaction to the device|
|-- Customers engaged in the Sprint Ready Now experience|
|Friday, May 18|
|8 a.m. to 2 p.m. – media invited|
|Store hours: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.|
|Sprint Retail Store|
|364 S La Cienega Blvd (between San Vicente and 3rd Street)|
|Los Angeles, CA 90048|
About Sprint Nextel
Sprint Nextel offers a comprehensive range of wireless and wireline communications services bringing the freedom of mobility to consumers, businesses and government users. Sprint Nextel served more than 56 million customers at the end of the first quarter of 2012 and is widely recognized for developing, engineering and deploying innovative technologies, including the first wireless 4G service from a national carrier in the United States; offering industry-leading mobile data services, leading prepaid brands including Virgin Mobile USA, Boost Mobile, and Assurance Wireless; instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities; and a global Tier 1 Internet backbone. Newsweek ranked Sprint No. 3 in its 2011 Green Rankings, listing it as one of the nation’s greenest companies, the highest of any telecommunications company. You can learn more and visit Sprint at www.sprint.com or www.facebook.com/sprint and www.twitter.com/sprint.
i HD Voice Capability: Requires a call between two HD Voice capable handsets on an HD Voice capable Sprint network. Sprint plans on deploying HD Voice networks in the future as part of its Network Vision upgrades.
Heather Wong, 949-395-6302