Red accented HTC Incredible & Nexus One being delayed by Verizon?

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Red accented HTC Incredible & Nexus One being delayed by Verizon?
At this point it's pretty much safe to say that we'll eventually see the HTC Incredible make its way to Verizon's lineup alongside the Nexus One – which of course has been officially confirmed during the Nexus One's unveiling back in January. After we reported on how the Nexus One was experiencing some issues with multi-touch, Big Red has ceremoniously placed the brakes on its launch indefinitely until things have been ironed out with it – there's no questioning the strict tests and guidelines that Verizon imposes on its handsets before making it available. With that in the books, it looks like the Nexus One might be delayed by Verizon until the end of this month. Now there are juicy pieces of news are surrounding one of its brothers – the HTC Incredible. It's rumored to utilize the same exact touchscreen as the Nexus One, so Big Red is also dishing out the same grueling process on that handset to meet its expectations – potentially causing it to be delayed until May. Additionally there were some shots taken of the HTC Incredible with red colored accents used on its buttons and possibly a red colored rear cover. We know that Verizon customers are really aching to see these handsets already, but its good to see that Big Red doesn't want to see any headaches come out of its launches – it only accentuates their stance on providing the best handsets out there.

HTC Nexus One Specifications | Review (GSM)
HTC Incredible Preliminary Specifications

source: Phandroid


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22 Comments

1. rehnhart

Posts: 103; Member since: Mar 27, 2009

If this thing performs as good as it looks, it will be my first Android phone on Verizon. Not to crazy about the red accents, but I will probably put a phone cover on it anyways.

13. Kiltlifter

Posts: 742; Member since: Dec 11, 2008

Red is my favorite color, so the red accents are perfectly fine with me! But I agree, if this phones does have all the same hardware capabilities of the HD2, this will be my first Android phone on VZW as well.

15. testman22

Posts: 339; Member since: Nov 03, 2009

i dunno, in these pics the incredible looks a little beefy too me. I was expecting something a little slimmer

16. herbiederb

Posts: 275; Member since: Jan 28, 2010

If you mean 4.3" screen.. it isnt.

2. zerglisk

Posts: 544; Member since: Feb 09, 2010

Why would Verizon display a T-mobile brand HTC G1???

4. laceejay

Posts: 12; Member since: Oct 06, 2009

To show size maybe??

5. Striker13084

Posts: 128; Member since: Mar 30, 2009

Because it's not a image from Verizon it is from a HTC employee most likely.

7. Kappy

Posts: 108; Member since: Dec 14, 2009

na, it's friend of someone is a tester. Check out androidforums. There's a lot more info..

3. laceejay

Posts: 12; Member since: Oct 06, 2009

So is it not going to have a trackball? Looks like maybe there is an optical mouse on it. I would rather it have neither.

6. mahsan88

Posts: 7; Member since: Mar 03, 2010

Great. This is so annoying. I absolutely hate waiting for phones to come out. I should have bought the DROID in November. At this point i am just gonna buy the next phone that comes out on Verizon. After that i will never check these websites for updates. All they bring is frustration and disappointment.

8. scottmbolt unregistered

Except for the UGLY red accents, that's a damn good looking phone.

9. mthoren68

Posts: 66; Member since: Sep 21, 2009

The delay sucks but I'd rather get a phone that works later than one that is buggy sooner.

10. Hotzb22

Posts: 109; Member since: Mar 30, 2009

dammit come on sprint. can we get one?

22. Schmao

Posts: 365; Member since: Jul 05, 2009

Samsung Moment

11. rjt185

Posts: 257; Member since: Jun 11, 2009

From envTouch to HTCincredible ... should be a fun transition come May. :-) lookn fwd to it.

12. Mr.Bozodic

Posts: 13; Member since: Mar 30, 2009

I am doing the same thing. My touch screen is so bad on my enVTouch...

14. rjt185

Posts: 257; Member since: Jun 11, 2009

I guess since I've never used capacitive, I'm quite please with my envTouch screen. But hey ... if it's better ... all the better! :-)

17. darthray

Posts: 72; Member since: Nov 04, 2009

This is riddiculus. I know as many can agree have been waiting for a release date for the nexus one for verizon aka passion when it was posted in octo. Hope this is unoffical news and still gets released on march 23

18. lennydude

Posts: 23; Member since: Jun 06, 2009

Can you say Omnia II Hope not.................

19. 3watts

Posts: 56; Member since: Jul 28, 2009

It seems as though apple isn't the only one that can make people camp out. Meanwhile, my DROID is kicking a$$ and taking names.

20. dg3.5

Posts: 1; Member since: Mar 04, 2010

Do you think they will be able to fix the multi touch issue with the nexus one since it is a hardware issue. I would buy it but not with that problem?

21. mulda71

Posts: 42; Member since: Jun 25, 2009

None of this story is fact. It is all based on rumors gathered from the Android Forums. There is ZERO info about release date of the incredible. None. It is pure speculation that it is being pushed back (pushed back from a date that no one knows!). And as for the N1, saying that it is delayed to the end of this month is ridiculous. It was never coming out earlier than the end of this month. March 23 is the rumor for it's release date.

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