HTC Evo 4G LTE - black (Sprint) comparison

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HTC Evo 4G LTE - black (Sprint)

HTC Evo 4G LTE - black (Sprint)
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HTC Evo 4G - black (Sprint)

HTC Evo 4G - black (Sprint)
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HTC One

HTC One
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Samsung Galaxy S4

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LG G2

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Price $169 to $199 at 2 stores $79 to $89 at 2 stores $429 at 1 store $49 to $499 at 4 stores $0 to $384 at 3 stores
CNET editors' rating
3.5 stars Very good
    Overall score: 7.6 (3.5 stars)
4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.3 (4.0 stars)
Editors' choice 4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.8 (4.0 stars)
Editors' choice 4.5 stars Spectacular
    Overall score: 9.0 (4.5 stars)
4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.7 (4.0 stars)
Average user rating 4.0 stars out of 37 reviews 4.0 stars out of 523 reviews 4.5 stars out of 135 reviews 3.5 stars out of 184 reviews 4.5 stars out of 36 reviews
Release date April 04, 2012 June 04, 2010 April 19, 2013 March 05, 2013 September 06, 2013
The Bottom Line The HTC Evo 4G LTE is a worthy successor to Sprint's Evo family, as long as you remember one important caveat: until Sprint gets its LTE network off the ground, the Evo 4G LTE won't actually run 4G -- it will be 3G-only at first. The HTC Evo 4G is easily Sprint's best smartphone and one of today's top Android devices. It also shows the promise of 4G, which will grow as Sprint's WiMax network expands, but until there's broader 4G coverage, it's hard to agree with the mandatory premium data add-on fee. A few quibbles notwithstanding, the powerhouse HTC One is a beautifully crafted, near-ideal smartphone. Its laundry list of features require time and effort to truly master, but the Galaxy S4 is the top choice for anyone looking for a big-screen, do-everything smartphone. If you're willing to live with some minor design compromises, you can't go wrong with LG's ultrafast G2 workhouse.

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Cellular technology LTE
WiMAX
CDMA2000 1X
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Weight 4.7 oz
6.2 oz
5.04 oz
4.6 oz
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Wireless Interface Info unavailable IEEE 802.11
Bluetooth
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Service Provider Sprint Nextel
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