HTC has announced that it would be partnering up with Cricket to offer the regional carrier’s customers the HTC One V. Fellow budget carrier Cricket Wireless is finally getting their own version of the Android smartphone, and will be releasing it to its contract-free customers. Cricket has yet to announce a price for the phone, but given its competitors’ prices.
The HTC One V is equipped with a 3.7 inch Super LCD-2 display with WVGA resolution and pixel density of 252ppi. Under the hood is a single-core 1GHz Qualcomm processor with 512MB of RAM on board. The 4GB of native storage can be expanded with the use of the 32GB capacity microSD slot and there is a 5MP camera on back that captures video in 720p at 30fps. The 1500mAh battery keeps the lights on and HTC Sense 4.0 is running on top of Ice Cream Sandwich.
Cricket will begin selling the HTC One V in stores and online for $269.99 beginning September 2.