Virginia-based nTelos Wireless, known for providing high-speed, dependable nationwide coverage and the best network satisfaction guarantee in the industry, is continuing to expand its handset line-up with the addition of the Android-powered HTC Merge and the Windows Phone 7 HTC 7 Pro. The handsets will be available online and in all nTelos Wireless retail locations by June 30.
“We strive to provide our customers with affordable, innovative phones to meet all types of lifestyles and individual needs,” said Conrad Hunter, president of nTelos Wireless. “We are always excited to release new phones to help customers stay connected and ensure they have a productive, enjoyable mobile experience right at their fingertips.”
The HTC Merge features both an on-screen and slide-out QWERTY keyboard. It also features Peep, HTC’s integrated Twitter client that lets users tweet, and read and receive tweets from their Twitter account. The Android phone supports Adobe Flash Player so users can play games, watch videos and experience the web with high-resolution graphics. Over 200,000 apps are also available to users through the Android Market.
The HTC Merge operates on the Android 2.2 Operating System with the HTC Sense Experience and features a high-resolution 3.8-inch touch screen. Other functions include a 5 mega-pixel camera with auto-focus and High-Definition video-capture, and an internal antenna to allow users to listen to FM Radio.
The HTC 7 Pro runs on the Windows Phone 7 Operating System with a 16GHz processor. This enables users to utilize the “Glance and Go Experience.” This unique feature displays information such as Facebook updates, Twitter posts and E:s, all on one screen in the form of easy-to-read tiles. HTC 7 Pro users have instant access to apps, games and music through the Windows Marketplace.
The phone features a high-resolution, capacitive 3.6-inch touch screen and stereo speakers with HD surround sound. Other features include Xbox live integration, MS Office and 16 GB of memory.
NTELOS Holdings Corp. (ntelos.com) is an integrated communications provider with headquarters in Waynesboro, VA. NTELOS provides products and services to customers in Virginia, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Kentucky, Ohio, Tennessee, Maryland and North Carolina, including high-speed nationwide wireless voice and data services, local and long distance telephone, high capacity transport, networking and high-speed Broadband data services and IPTV-based video products.