Vodafone announces HTC Velocity 4G Europe’s first LTE device

Almost 4 years ago, LTE (Long Term Evolution) was launched and right now it’s available in several parts of the world, and it’s available in USA via Verizon and AT&T. Now LTE is finally arrived in Europe as Vodafone Germany commercially launched it in Düsseldorf, Germany – Along with Europe’s first ever device known as HTC Velocity 4G (HTC Vivid 4G), and it will be available earlier next month. LTE will be available in all over Germany by late 2012, covering 90% of the country, and they hope to reach 16 million households.

Check out the specs of the device:

  • 4.5” touch screen with 540 x 960 pixels
  • Qualcomm APQ 8060, 1.5 GHz
  • Android 2.3.7
  • 1 GB DDR2 RAM, 16 GB ROM
  • dimensions – 129 x 67 x 11.27 inches, Weight – 163 grams
  • 8 MP main camera with autofocus, dual LED flash
  • 1.3MP front camera
  • 1620 mAh battery

The device will also receive Android 4.0 update somewhere around April. So our lovely readers in Europe, are you excited about LTE?

Source: AndroidPit