T-Mobile will be holding the nationwide release of the HTC One and the Blackberry Q10 on the same date, June 5th.
Last month, the HTC One was made available in only 300 stores, a very limited number due to HTC’s lack of supply of the smartphone. A few days ago, HTC announced that it is increasing the production because of the high demand for the device. The company in fact doubled production starting from the middle of this month to the next to be able. This will allow HTC to guarantee an adequate supply of HTC One units in June.
The HTC One comes with a 4.7-inch Super LCD3 capacitive touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels, HTC Sense UI v5, Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean, Quad-core 1.7 GHz Krait 300 processor, 2GB of RAM, 32 or 64GB of storage capacity, 4 MP primary camera, 2.1 MP secondary camera, and support for Bluetooth 4.0, NFC, HSPA+ and LTE, among others. The 32GB T-Mobile HTC One costs $99 with a contract of a $20 payment per month for 24 months.
Joining the HTC One is the Blackberry Q10. Prior to this launch, the Q10 had already been made available for business customers. T-Mobile’s Blackberry Q10 is expected to retail for $99.99, with a contact of $20 payment per month for 24 months; or without a contract for $579.99.
The Blackberry Q10 is packed with a physical QWERTY keyboard, 3.1-inch Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen display with a resolution of 720 x 720 pixels, Dual-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A9 processor, 2GB of RAM, 16 GB of internal storage, BlackBerry 10 OS, 8 MP main camera with support for 1080p HD video recording, 2 MP secondary camera, NFC, and lastly, LTE and HSPA+ connectivity.