Android Phones

HTC’s next Android for Verizon breaks cover

September 27, 2010 | by Andrew Kameka

HTC, Verizon

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People can say what they wish about Verizon’s recent antics, but make no mistake about it: nobody pushes as hard on Android as Big Red.

The big brand deals and the big ticket devices seem to keep drifting towards Verizon, and this may be the latest. A new HTC device with a slide-out QWERTY keyboard has been spotted by BGR. The device looks like the unnamed Verizon phone we saw a few weeks back, but with a different color scheme and front finish. The phone looks gorgeous and will probably be the first Sense phone with a physical keyboard to make it to the States.

Rumors paint this device as a CDMA/GSM world phone capable of being used almost anywhere, which is important for business users who want an Android phone that will perform as well in Las Vegas as it will in London.

And yes, that’s a Bing logo on the homescreen. Cue angry comments in 5, 4, 3…