Cricket Wireless to carry the HTC One V starting in September
Yesterday, HTC announced that the HTC One V will soon be available through Cricket Wireless. Though pricing details have yet to be revealed, Cricket plans to start selling HTC’s mid-range phone from the One series over the holiday weekend with smartphone plans starting at $55 per month and add $10 if you want their Muve Music and media plan. Cricket’s website offers an online discount and free overnight shipping on all orders so maybe you will find yourself with a few extra bucks to pick up an accessory or two before you check out.
Enter here before September 2, to win 1 0f 5 HTC One V’s that are up for grabs.
The HTC One V is currently running Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich), but we expect all the One series devices to receive the upgrade to Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) in the near future. Specs for the One V are listed below:
- 1 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S2 processor
- 5 MP rear camera w/HTC ImageSense & 720p video recording
- 4 GB internal memory expandable to 32 GB via microSD
- 512 MB of RAM
- Android 4.0 w/ HTC Sense 4.0
- 3.7″ WVGA super LCD2 at 800 x 480 pixels
- Bluetooth 4.0
- 1500 mAh battery
HTC One V provides authentic sound with Beats Audio™, allowing listeners to experience a rich sound experience whether listening to music, watching a movie, or playing a game. Beats Audio is a perfect complement to Cricket’s innovative Muve Music service. Muve Music subscribers have access to unlimited downloads of their favorite music and access to exclusive artist commentary, music and video through Muve Music’s Muve First and Muve Headliner monthly artist programs.
The HTC One V, featuring HTC ImageSense, offers fast image capture and better image quality under adverse conditions. An easy-to-use display with side-by-side photo and video capture buttons means the HTC One V can serve as both camera and video recorder, and with quick activation directly from the home screen, superfast autofocus and continuous shooting.
Utilizing the classic, award-winning design of the HTC Legend™, the HTC One V offers a sleek unibody design and offers entry-level users a high-quality, high-performance model that they’ll want to show their friends. The HTC One V features a 3.7-inch super LCD screen, speedy Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ S2 1 GHz processor and is supported by a 1,500 mAh battery.
The HTC One V will be available nationwide at Cricket branded retail stores, dealers, national retailers and atwww.mycricket.com on September 2, 2012. For more information and hi-res images of the HTC One V, please visitwww.htc-press.com.[/toggle_box]