If you thought only iPhone fans stand on line for the newest phone from Apple, you are wrong. According to Sprint, thousands of customers stood inline to get the newest and most desired Sprint phone, HTC EVO 4G, America's First 4G Phone. Sprint 4G delivers download speeds up to 10 times faster than 3G, making the HTC EVO 4G the fastest data transfer on any wireless device available today in the USA. HTC EVU 4G is based on Android OS.
Friday sales of HTC EVO 4G marked the largest quantity of a single phone sold in one day ever for Sprint, previously Samsung Instinct and Palm Pre held the record. But the HTC EVO 4G, was sold three times the number of Samsung Instinct and Palm Pre devices sold over their first three days on the market combined.
"HTC EVO 4G is a clear winner for customers with the powerful combination of an amazing multimedia experience in 3G coverage areas that becomes even better in our growing number of 4G markets. It is terrific to see customers react so positively to this device and the innovative experience it brings to them," said Dan Hesse, Sprint CEO.Sprint 4G covers 43 million people and expects to have up to 120 million people covered by the end of 2010. Sprint currently offers 4G service in 33 markets: Georgia - Atlanta, Milledgeville; Hawaii - Honolulu, Maui; Idaho - Boise; Illinois - Chicago; Maryland - Baltimore; Missouri - Kansas City; Nevada - Las Vegas; North Carolina - Charlotte, Greensboro, (along with High Point and Winston-Salem), Raleigh (along with Cary, Chapel Hill and Durham); Oregon - Portland, Salem; Pennsylvania - Harrisburg, Lancaster, Philadelphia, Reading, York; Texas - Abilene, Amarillo, Austin, Corpus Christi, Dallas/Ft. Worth, Houston, Killeen/Temple, Lubbock, Midland/Odessa, San Antonio, Waco, Wichita Falls; Washington - Bellingham, Seattle. For more information, visit http://www.sprint.com/4G.