Virgin Mobile added a new promotion to its offer. The carrier cut the price down by 20% on two of its HTC smartphones – the HTC Evo V and the HTC One V. Considering their previous prices, which were $299.99 and $199.99 respectively, you can save up to $60, and have these high-end devices with no contract whatsoever. The catch is that the deal is web exclusive and applies to online purchases only.
Let’s take a closer look at the phones.
The HTC Evo V for Virgin Mobile for $239.99 features 4.3-inch Super LCD touch screen with a 960 x 540 pixel resolution, 5 megapixel rear camera with instant capture and zoom, capable of recording 1080p HD videos, and 1.3 front camera for video chatting and self-portraits. With the intuitive camera button, making 3D movies and taking 3D photos is a snap. The phone is powered by a dual-core processor clocked at 1.2 GHz paired with 1 GB of RAM and 4 GB of internal memory, expandable up to 32 GB with microSD card.
The HTC Evo V has HDMI output, Bluetooth 3.0, 3G/4G and Wi-Fi connectivity, which turns the phone into a mobile hotspot allowing you to connect with up to five other devices. It runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich with HTC Sense 4.0 and provides access to the most popular social networks like Facebook and Twitter as well as Google Play where you can find more that 500,000 apps and much more including music, movies, books. The 1730mAh battery guarantees up to 6 hours talk time and up to 12.5 days standby time.
The HTC One V for Virgin Mobile for $159.99 sports somewhat less impressive specs comparing to HTC Evo V, but anyway, it offers all you need to stay connected. The smartphone is equipped with a 3.7-inch touch screen display with an 800 x 480 pixel resolution and a 5 megapixel camera with flash and camcorder. Under the hood there is a 1 GHz processor, 512 MB of RAM and 4 GB of internal memory. The microSD card slot supports up to 32 GB cards. Thanks to the 1500 mAh battery you can enjoy up to 12 hours talk time and up to 15 days standby time. You can to the Web via Wi-Fi or 3G for fast surfing, messaging and downloading.
The phone provides access to Google Play, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Google Maps with turn by turn GPS navigation. The HTC One V comes with Beats Audio technology, which allows you to listen to music the way the artist intends. The phone also runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, which is the newest and most advanced Android OS available on the market so far.