The model is christened HTC EVO Wimax ISW11HT. Many users can get an idea about the phone from the name itself. The phone is mainly aimed at the Internet buffs and speed junkies who spend most of their time downloading content from the internet on their digital devices like Laptops or Smartphones for the matter.
The HTC EVO Wimax ISW11HT offers super fast internet access with speeds that can shame your home dial up and broadband internet connections. This HTC EVO phone allows a maximum downlink speed of an amazing 40 Mbps. Such a high speed will mean that you can surf the internet, download all your favorite movies, video clips and images, all at the same time. In fact the bandwidth is so large that movies can be downloaded in a time span of less than 10 or 15 minutes. Live video streaming is seamlessly achieved.
This HTC EVO phone comes with a Wi-Fi tethering application that enables a user to connect up to 8 Wi-Fi compatible devices to the phone and thus it enables you to share your internet connection with other devices such as your laptop or gaming consoles that are Wi-Fi equipped.
The HTC phone does not disappoint on the entertainment front as it comes loaded with all the necessary multimedia software packages including music and Video player that enables playback in a number of well known media formats including high definition H 263 and H 264 video formats. So watching your HD movies in it is a good experience especially with its large 4.3 inch touch screen based LCD screen.
The new HTC EVO Wimax phone has a powerful 8 Mega Pixel camera that allows high definition 720p video recording. And with the aid of the HDMI port and cable you can view all the recorded content on a big TV screen.
HTC EVO Wimax ISW11HT is released in Japan and is the first phone to be released in Japan with Wimax support. It is expected to be priced around Rs 36000 and bundled with several data plans by different service providers. If everything goes well then we can soon expect the phone to be available in India as well.