Be ready to face a bold move this October when HTC’s Amaze 4G will be out to really amaze you with new features. It is actually also famous as HTC Ruby, a former name given to this smartphone by its manufacturer T-Mobile. This GSM cell phone is going to be a novel addition in the world of Android phones, which will feature the 4G specifications and features.
However, this hype of running on the 4G network might not be fully met considering the fact that T-Mobile has never worked with a WiMax network. In fact, the chances are there that a 3G network would imitate the features of 4G. Nevertheless, it would be interesting to see how this will be done to render the real 4G experience. Since it is yet to be out, not much official details have been released until now.
HTC’s Amaze 4G will run on Android Gingerbread 2.3.4, but this is not the latest version (2.3.5). However, there is no compromise on the speed. It is intended to support the fastest implementation of HSPA+ network with the theoretical speed of 42Mbps. Coming to the storage and execution specifications, you can expect 1 GB RAM for multitasking, 16GB internal memory, and 32GB external memory via microSD card slot along with the standard USB port.
Above all, the connectivity features are quite superior that all the latest phones tend to possess nowadays. These include 3G (42 Mbps HSDPA band), 3.0v Bluetooth with microUSB v2.0 and A2DP, Wi-Fi hotspot EDGE, GPS, GPRS, and social networking apps to remain connected to the world. Further, you will enjoy taking the advantage of active noise cancellation, special mic, multiple-format audio-video player, MP4/H.263/H.264/WMV player, loudspeaker, 3.5 mm headphone connecter, digital compass, HTML Browser, Java MIDP emulator, and NFC support.
Design, Display, UI
HTC’s Amaze 4G has a superb body with lavish makeup. It will come with a considerably big S-LCD touch screen of 4.3 inches, 540 x 960 resolution, 16M colors, multi-touch input method, proximity sensor for auto switch-off, accelerometer sensor for UI auto-rotate, v3.0 HTC Sense UI (the latest version for customization and fun), and easy-to-use touch-sensitive controls. The qHD touch screen display is really bright, tidy, and flawless, which ensures great viewing angles.
The shape and size are identical to Sensation smartphone, but with different patterns on the gently curved back. It will be available in two colors: white and black. Lastly, the smartphone will come with a non-sliding keyboard to match with its counterpart, myTouch 4G Slide.
Processor and Camera
Speed is the identity of HTC. So, HTC’s Amaze 4G will have 1.5 dual-core S3 processor of Qualcomm Snapdragon leaving behind the 1.2GHz processor of Sensation 4G.
Talking about the camera features, this smartphone will come with 8-megapixel rear camera that shall possess dual LED flash to offer an advanced digital camera experience by capturing full HD videos (1080p) and crystal-clear images. Further, you can expect ClearShot HDR, SweepShot, and BurstShot features. And yes, 2-megapixel camera on the front is also available.
This is not revealed, but is surely going to be good.
HTC’s Amaze 4G surely has the ability to become one of the top T-Mobile smartphones. However, it is believed to be priced higher than Samsung Galaxy S II that offers almost the same features.