A leaked internal T-Mobile presentation slide has provided what looks to be solid evidence of release date for two of the carrier’s next big Android releases. According to the back-to-school screenshot you see above, the HTC Ruby and Samsung Hercules are expected to arrive on October 26th. Both are high-end 4G handsets and offer cutting-edge technology, something T-Mobile is beginning to get pretty adept at releasing.
Hit the break to take a quick look at the rumored specifications for each handset. The two match up quite nicely with each other, making for an unenviable decision come Halloween.
- Dual-core 1.5 GHz Snadragon processor
- 1GB RAM
- 4.3 inch qHD display (960×540)
- 8-megapixel camera
- 2-megapixel front-facing camera
- Android 2.3.4 with HTC’s Sense UI
Samsung Hercules (Galaxy S II)
- Dual-core 1.2GHz Snapdragon (possibly 1.5 GHz) processor
- 1GB RAM
- 4.5 inch Super AMOLED Plus display
- 8-megapixel camera,
- Front-facing camera
- 1 GB RAM
- 16GB storage
- Android 2.3.4 with Samsung’s TouchWiz UI
- First device to offer support for T-Mobile’s 4G at 42Mbps
- NFC support
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Sheesh, October 26 for their bastardized SGS2? Why even bother?
very nice! thanks a lot for the post!
HTC recently indicated that they would be releasing an additional 6-8
phones over the remainder of 2011 so this is expected to be one of
Thanks you very much, wonderful and precious post!
The Hercules looks awesome. I’m all about the super amoled plus 4.5″ I’ll be saving my pennies.
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