HTC Vivid and Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket LTE Hit AT&T's 4G LTE Network

AT&T has announced the HTC Vivid and Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket, both Android smartphones with LTE enabled will run on AT&T's newly founded 4G LTE Network."Starting next week, more AT&T customers will be able to enjoy fast 4G LTE (Long Term Evolution) speeds on new devices - including the first AT&T 4G LTE smartphones […]

AT&T has announced the HTC Vivid and Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket, both Android smartphones with LTE enabled will run on AT&T's newly founded 4G LTE Network.

"Starting next week, more AT&T customers will be able to enjoy fast 4G LTE (Long Term Evolution) speeds on new devices - including the first AT&T 4G LTE smartphones - in even more markets," said AT&T.

HTC Vivid is powered by a dual core 1.2 GHz processor and a 4.5-inch qHD display. Other features include 8MP rear camera and 16GB on-board storage with microSD card support.

Music and Android Market apps download and are ready in a snap, or photos and video are a breeze to upload after using the exceptional camera for low-light photos and full widescreen HD video.

HTC Vivid

Specifications:

  • 4.5-inch qHD display (540x960 pixels)
  • 1.2 GHz dual-core processor
  • Enhanced 8-megapixel camera with f2.2 28mm wide angle lens for low light photos
  • 1080p HD video recording at 60 frames per second, slow motion playback and on-device trimmer to optimize social media uploads and memory space
  • 16 GB of on-board memory, microSD expandable to an additional 32 GB

HTC Vivide LTE

Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket is powered by a 1.5 GHz dual core processor and AT&T 4G LTE speeds make the Galaxy S II Skyrocket faster for Web browsing and all your favorite apps.

A SuperAMOLED Plus display spanning 4.5-inches is the brightest, most colorful screen on the market.

Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket

Other specs include:

  • 4.5-inch SuperAMOLED Plus display(800x480 pixels)
  • Android Gingerbread (2.3.5)
  • 1.5 GHz dual-core processor
  • 8-megapixel rear-facing camera with LED flash, with 2-megapixel front-facing camera
  • 1080p HD video recording
  • 16 GB of on-board memory, microSD expandable to an additional 32 GB

Finally, Customers can choose from tiered LTE data plans starting as low as $15 per month. "Existing smartphone customers don't have to make changes to their data plan. All plans include access to AT&T's national Wi-Fi network of more than 29,000 hotspots," stated AT&T.

  • DataPlus provides 200 megabytes (MB) of data for just $15 per month. An additional 200 MB of data usage is $15.
  • DataPro provides 2 gigabytes (GB) of data for $25 per month. An additional 1 GB of data is $10. Customers who want to use their device as a mobile hotspot can sign up for DataPro 4GB for $45 a month, which lets you tether or share your data connection across multiple devices.

Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket: side viewGalaxy S II skyrocket: back view

Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket: Side front

AT&T's Full press release: