Verizon introduces the HTC Rezound (codenamed Vigor), the first smartphone in the US to feature Beats Audio integration. With Beats Audio integration, the new phone has “unique audio tuning by Beats that delivers thundering bass, soaring midrange and crisp highs”, and comes with the new lightweight Beats headphones with built-in microphone and in-line remote control.
The HTC Rezound features a 4.3-inch 720p HD touchscreen, an 8 Megapixel camera featuring Full HD 1080p video recording, autofocus, dual LED flash, a f/2.2 and 28mm wide-angle lens with BSI sensor, a 2 Megapixel front-facing camera, a16GB internal memory and a microSD card slot with 16GB microSD pre-installed. The Rezound is powered by a Qualcomm MSM 8660 1.5GHz dual-core processor with 1GB of RAM, and runs Andorid 2.3 with HTC Sense UI.
HTC’s new Beats Audio smartphone supports Verizon’s LTE 4G network, in addition to 3G CDMA EVDO, Bluetooth 3.0, GPS/AGPS, and WiFi 802.11b/g/n It includes Mobile High Definition Link (MHL) connectivity, so customers can watch content from the device on an HDTV, including 5.1 surround sound and SRS WOW HD surround to take advantage of a home theater setup. Coming on 14 November, the HTC Rezound is priced at $299.99.