HTC Rezound is Available Now at Verizon for $299

November 16, 2011

 

It is finally here! The HTC Rezound has touched ground at Verizon all for the relatively “standard” $299. If you are not getting a new contract or using an upgrade, you are looking at $649.99. In addition, as usual, you must connect a 4G Verizon data plan to get the $299 price. More specifically, Verizon claims that their lowest data pack is $20, but when you click to see a full list of plans, $20 is no where to be found.

Monthly Data Allowance Monthly Access Fee Rate After Allowance
Pay per Use
(for basic phones only)
$0.00 $1.99 per 1 MB
75 MB3
(for basic phones only)
$10.00 $10.00 per 75 MB
2 GB2 $30.00
5 GB $50.00 $10.00 per 1 GB
10 GB $80.00

With the Galaxy Nexus “promotional material” set to be released in stores on November 17th, the HTC Rezound might be getting overshadowed. However, the specifications shown below, not to mention the free Beats, might be able to lure you away from waiting for that Galaxy Nexus. Which new “superphone” are you getting? Tell us via the comments at the very bottom.


Key Features

      Verizon 4G LTE Network
      Beats by Dr. Dre™
      Beats™ Headphones
      Front and Rear-Facing Camera
      720p HD Display
      Enhanced HTC Sense


Specifications

Camera

  • 8 MP auto focus, f/2.2, 28mm wide-angle lens, 2 x LED flash; 2 MP front–facing camera, 1080p camcorder

Video

  • Image & Video Formats Supported: JPG, BMP, GIF, PNG, H263, H264, MPEG–4, WMV

Communication

  • Next Generation HTC Sense™
  • MS Exchange, Gmail, Yahoo, AOL, Windows Live Hotmail, POP3/IMAP
  • Advanced Speech Recognition

Bluetooth

  • BLUETOOTH v3.0

Dimensions

  • Size: 5.08” x 2.58” x .54”
  • Weight: 6oz

Operating System

  • Android Gingerbread

Display

  • 4.3” super LCD screen, 720 x 1280, HD 720p

Battery

  • Rechargeable lithium–ion battery 1620 mAh
  • Usage: 404 minutes (typical)
  • Standby: 261 hours (typical)

Memory / Processor

  • Memory: (FLASH/RAM): 16GB eMMC/1GB DDR2, 16GB micro SD
  • Processor: Qualcomm® MSM8660 1.5 GHz, Qualcomm MDM9600 for LTE

Source: Verizon Wireless

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