HTC has announced the company’s first LTE ready Gingerbread powered smartphone, the HTC Raider in Canada via Bell and Rogers Communications Inc. networks. This new 4G LTE ready smartphone will be coming soon to Canadian market through Bell and Rogers. The Canadian HTC Raider LTE smartphone brings a 4.5-inch touchscreen display, an 8 megapixel rear-facing camera with f/2.2 28mm lens, as well as a 1.3 megapixel front-facing camera. As per its specs, the HTC Raider LTE smartphone is powered by a 1.2GHz dual-core processor, 1GB of RAM, and runs on Android 2.3.4 Gingerbread OS with Sense UI. The handset also comes equipped with GPS, Wi-Fi, SRS WOW HD surround sound, and so on.
Up to 293 hrs (2G) / up to 248 hrs (3G) standby time
Up to 7 hrs 40 min (2G) / up to 5 hrs 20 min (3G) talk time
SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
Java via Java MIDP emulator
TV-out (via MHL A/V link)
Google Search, Maps, Gmail,
YouTube, Calendar, Google Talk, Picasa integration
Adobe flash support
Predictive text input (Swype)
Dimensions: 128 x 67 x 11.2 mm, & weights: 177 grams
Price & Availability:
Reportedly, Rogers is currently offering the HTC Raider LTE for just $149.99 with a new 3-year contract and arrive both online and in stores. While the Bell is scheduled offering the HTC Raider LTE on 1st November, 2011. For your kind information, the new HTC Raider 4G is already available officially in South Korea through SKT.