Some HTC Droid Incredible 2 specs leaked, is a world phone

Some HTC Droid Incredible 2 specs leaked, is a world phone
The HTC Droid Incredible 2 has already been photographed with Verizon's logo, but before this leak, hard evidence about its specs has been missing. It was yesterday when that state of things changed as the handset popped up in Big Red's internal system and disclosed some details about itself.

Sadly, this leak doesn't reveal the full specs of the handset, and yet it shows a few hardware features. To start with, the HTC Droid Incredible 2 is to pack two cameras - an 8MP rear one, which is capable of recording HD video plus a 1.3MP front-facer.

It's set to be one of the few world phones in Verizon's line-up (it packs both CDMA and GSM radios), i.e. you can use it abroad with GSM networks, which is definitely something we would like to see with this handset. Moreover, it's expected to have a 16GB built-in storage and DLNA capability.

We can clearly conclude from this document that the new Droid Incredible won't be launched before April 12 (rumors claim this beast will be set free on April 28), as it's to offer a new "Sync & Connect" feature that "will provide multiple e-mail and address books in one place". The feature itself will be launched on April 12 and will come pre-loaded on the HTC Droid Incredible 2 when it's released.

Also, it's to sport a 3G hotspot capability, which will cost the affordable $20 for 20GB a month.

Previous rumors about this phone claim it's to offer a second-generation Snapdragon processor clocked at 1GHz, a 4-inch LCD display and 768MB of RAM. As of now, all indications point to the fact the HTC Droid Incredible 2 won't be an LTE-enabled device.

source: Android Central
Some HTC Droid Incredible 2 specs leaked, is a world phone
Some HTC Droid Incredible 2 specs leaked, is a world phone


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DROID Incredible 2
  • Display 4.0" 480 x 800 pixels
  • Camera 8 MP / 1.3 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon S2, Single core, 1000 MHz
  • Battery 1450 mAh(6.50h talk time)

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12 Comments

1. Tottenham

Posts: 86; Member since: Jan 05, 2011

With Verizon making so much noise about LTE, it confounds me as to why they are releasing any top-tier smartphones w/o LTE. I understand that not everyone has access to 4G in their areas right now, but it's a pretty sure deal that you're going to get it long before your new 2 year commitment concludes. No dual core is not a deal breaker for me, but no LTE sure as heck is.

2. roldefol

Posts: 4744; Member since: Jan 28, 2011

It all depends on how Verizon positions the phone. If they offer it for the same price as their 4G phones, then I agree with you. But this looks more like a mid/upper-midrange phone to me - no LTE, no dual core, only modest improvements in speed. Despite the Incredible name, this is not a flagship device. That said, there's room in Verizon's lineup for another solid Droid world phone.

5. Tottenham

Posts: 86; Member since: Jan 05, 2011

World phone, 1.3 MP front camera, a rear camera capable of HD recording, DLNA, 768 MB RAM, and 16 GB of internal storage tells me this is not likely to be introduced as a mid-range phone. I could be wrong, but with all of that, I cannot imagine VZW offering it for any less than $200, which is not, in my opinion, a "mid-range" price. Even with its poor battery life, the Thunderbolt is only $50 more, and will likely drop soon as other, newer and better, 4G phones hit VZW's inventory.

7. LionStone

Posts: 1048; Member since: Dec 10, 2010

Thats wrong, the Inc2 should have 4G!

9. Goldeneye

Posts: 419; Member since: Jan 22, 2011

Well first of all 16 GB of memory comes in a SD card pre installed not internal, the specs are mid range to me, no dual core, no 4G, no qHD display, besides the front face camera and a little more RAM and and bigger screen I don't see a hell of an upgrade from the original incredible, oh yeah it's global but still compared to the latest 4G handsets It's mid range, sorry

11. roldefol

Posts: 4744; Member since: Jan 28, 2011

CNET called it "midrange" in their review of the Incredible S as well. You can't compare to last year's phones and then call it a flagship. Front-facing cameras are becoming the norm, as is HD video. What's going to differentiate the newest crop of phones are key features like qHD screens, LTE and (eyeroll) 3D. They might introduce the phone at $200, but once the Droid Charge and Bionic are out, I expect the price to fall.

3. sscorp99

Posts: 40; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

$20.00 for 2gb a month not 20gb....typical

4. rb68

Posts: 27; Member since: Apr 23, 2010

D'oh!! Sorry, I was trying to give you a thumbs up, clicked on the wrong spot.

6. celljrod

Posts: 82; Member since: Apr 07, 2011

It says 20GB in the pic and Android Central had the same article and said 20GB as well

8. as;dlfkj unregistered

its 2 GB not 20gb.

10. PhonePDX unregistered

Just got confirmation via email from the buying team at my work that this device will launch Apr. 21st!

12. Droid Watcher unregistered

I just asked my magic 8-ball if it would be coming out tomorrow, it said "yes"

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