T-Mobile announced the release of the HTC Wildfire S Android smartphone on 3 August. The budget-priced compact device will be available in white for $79.99 after a $50 mail-in-rebate with a 2-year contract. It is the successor to the Wildfire and runs Android 2.3 Gingerbread.
The Wildfire S is powered by a 600MHz processor, 512MB RAM and 512MB ROM. Built with simplicity in mind, the phone has a 3.2-inch capacitive touchscreen, a 5 Megapixel camera with video recording, Bluetooth, GPS and WiFi. It comes with HTC Sense and Swype keyboard for easy text input.