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Identification and Background ¶ 

The Evo is powered by a 1-GHz Snapdragon processor and runs the Android operating system, version 2.1, with HTC's Sense UI layered on top of it. It includes a TFT LCD capacitive touchscreen screen, an 8-megapixel camera in the rear and a 1.3-megapixel camera in the front.

Sprint will release the HTC Evo on June 4, 2010.

Google I/O 2010 attendees all received a free Evo 4G on May 20, 2010.

Known Issues/Common Problems ¶ 

  • If you drop yours and it lands on a corner the glass breaks easily:

To prevent this keep your Evo in a hard case (or just don't drop it!).

This however does not mean that the glass is weak, as shown here, it is pretty durable against scratching.

Device Troubleshooting Wiki ¶ 

HTC EVO Troubleshooting

General Information ¶ 

  • 2G Network: CDMA 800 / 1900
  • 3G Network: CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
  • SIM: Mini-SIM
  • Announced: March 2010
  • Released: June 2010

Body ¶ 

  • Dimensions: 122 x 66 x 13 mm (4.80 x 2.60 x 0.51 in.)
  • Weight: 170 g (6.00 oz)

Display ¶ 

  • Type: TFT capacitive touchscreen, 65K colors
  • Size: 480 x 800 pixels, 4.3 inches (approximately 217 ppi pixel density)
  • Multitouch: Yes
  • Protection: Corning Gorilla Glass, HTC Sense UI

Sound ¶ 

  • Alert Types: Vibration, MP3, WAV ringtones
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Jack

Memory ¶ 

  • Card Slot: microSD; up to 32 GB, 8 GB included
  • Internal: 512 MB RAM, 1 GB ROM

Data ¶ 

  • Speed: EV_DO Rev. A, up to 3.1 Mbps
  • WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g, WiMAX 802.16 e ( Wi-Fi router)
  • Blue Tooth: V2.1 with A2DP
  • USB: microUSB v2.0

Camera ¶ 

  • Primary: 8MP, 3264 x 2448 pixels, Autofocus, Dual-LED flash
  • Features: Geo-tagging
  • Video: 720p
  • Secondary: 1.3MP

Battery ¶ 

  • Stand by: Up to 146 hours
  • Talk time: Up to 5 hours and 12 minutes

Additional Information ¶ 

View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 19

Past 7 Days: 122

Past 30 Days: 472

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