Koodo Mobile is now offering the HTC One V Android phone at a discounted price. From its original price of $225 CAD, it is now for sale at only $175 CAD. Koodo Mobile is even adding a bonus of $50 CAD Visa gift card for buyers who purchase online. Limited stocks of the product are available however. The promo is also only open for new activations. The entry-level HTC One V is also available for just $25 CAD when bought with the Tab 150.
For interested buyers, the HTC One V Android phone comes with Android OS, v4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. It has a Qualcomm MSM8255 Snapdragon chipset with 1 GHz and Adreno 205 graphics processor. There is internal memory of 4 GB and RAM of 512 MB. It supports GSM 850, 900, 1800, and 1900 2G networks, and HSDPA 850, 900, and 2100 3G networks.
Moreover, the device has a capacitive touchscreen with 16 million colors. The display has a size of 3.7 inches and a resolution of 480 x 800 pixels, with ~252 ppi pixel density. It supports multi touch input and has touch-sensitive controls on its surface. Accelerometer and proximity sensors are also installed.
The HTC One has a pre-installed browser that carries support for HTML and Adobe Flash features. Users can read SMS, email, MMS, and Push-email messages in threaded view. There is also support for GPS and Java. For multitaskers, there is Google Search, Google Maps, Gmail, Youtube, Calendar, Google Talk, and a Document Viewer. Predictive text input and voice memo/dial can also be found.
For entertainment purposes, this handset comes with Beats Audio, and a built-in MP3, eAAC+, WMA, WAV, MP4, H.263, H.264, and WMV player. This phone as well has various alert types including Vibration, MP3, and WAV ringtones. A loudspeaker and a 3.5 mm jack give users options on how they will enjoy their music.
HTC One V Android was officially released on April 2012.