We all have been waiting for this announcement – the availability of the first Android 3.0+ tablet by HTC. We have talked about it for so long and now it is here – HTC Jetstream “Puccini”. It is a tablet with 10.1-inch Honeycomb display, a 1.5GHz dual-core Snapdragon processor, Scribe support with a pen you get for free according to contract for a short time period, a rear camera with 8MP, HTC Sense and a 1.3MP camera from the front.
Talking about radios, we have not only HSPA+ 4G for data, but also 4G LTE radios that make it the first 4G LTE non-hotspot or data stick device by AT&T. According to the recent information, the gadget will be on store shelves no later than September 4, 2011. And try a new app with HTC to monitor smartphones and protect your kids.
However, even on contract the new HTC Jetstream “Puccini” will cost you about $700. And it means that it is going to be one of the most expensive Honeycomb tablets ever.
- Starting from September 4, customer will be able to buy HTC Jetstream “Puccini” online as well as in retail stores owned by the company.
- HTC Jetstream “Puccini” is running on the Android 3.1 Honeycomb – the OS created especially for tablets.
- The gadget has a 10.1-inch HD-display, 1.5GHz dual-core Snapdragon processor and a 1.3MP front camera.
- It is the very first time, when AT&T customers can get a reasonable discount after drafting a contact to a 2-year agreement for a new $35, 3GB/month data plan.
- HTC Scribe (an optional digital pen access) will be available without any additional cost for a limited time.
Price and Availability
HTC Jetstream “Puccini” will be available starting from September 4, as a special offer for AT&T customers. You will be able to buy the device online as well as in retail stores owned by the company for only $699.99. To take the advantage you will need to sign a new two-year contract.
About Android 3.1 (Honeycomb)
Jetstream “Puccini” is the first tablet by HTC running Android 3.1. The brand new operating system called Honeycomb was created specifically for gadgets with large screen resolution. The OS has a lot of improvements, including new interactive and resizable widgets as well as improved multi-tasking, notifications, browsing and customization abilities. The new system version also supports Google Maps 5.0 with 3D interaction, the access to more than 3 million Google eBooks, privacy mode for internet surfing with no history monitoring and Google Talk service supporting video chat over Wi-Fi.
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