Sprint posts full video of the Motorola PHOTON 4G announcement
Sprint and Motorola have come togetherfor a promising partnership and just yesterday everyone could look atthe first fruit it bore – the dual-core Motorola PHOTON 4G. ThePHOTON 4G is a 4.3-inch handset with qHD resolution, a dual-coreTegra 2 processor and the latest of Gingerbread spiced up withMotoblur, but it could also be used on a GSM network and featuresSprint's 4G WiMAX network.
Sprint has traditionally offered astrong Android portfolio, and the company's VP of product developmentand operations, Fared Adib, confirmed that with hard numbers: half ofSprint's phone sales are smartphones, while 70% of those smartphonesare running Android. The Photon 4G brings Sprint on par with whatother carriers have to offer in the dual-core space. One can't helpbut notice the similarity between AT&T's Motorola Atrix 4G andthe PHOTON 4G. But the latter differs with some neat littleadditions. Check out the full video below where both Sprint andMotorola elaborate on the handset's design and functions pointing outits corporate appeal, but if that's not enough you could always take a look at our Photon 4G hands-on.