HTC EVO Shift 4G officially announced on Sprint

After months of leaks Sprint has finally announced the HTC EVO Shift 4G to the world. The HTC EVO Shift 4G is a 4G WiMAX-capable Android handset that features a slide-out QWERTY keyboard. 

The phone will be priced at $149.99 after a $100 mail-in rebate with a 2-year contract. It will be available from all Sprint retail channels starting this weekend, January 9.

It will contain a 5 megapixel camera – not 8, that was mentioned previously in the Walmart product listing. Other specs include:
  • 3.6″ capacitive touchscreen
  • Android 2.2
  • WiFi
  • Mobile Hotspot capability
  • GPS
  • Bluetooth
  • a microSD slot that supports up to 32GB