And the winner is…

by djsharpe on February 27, 2011

The Android Inspire 4G. I’ve been in limbo about which phone I wanted and after lots of research I went with newest Android that AT&T offered. So far I am very happy with the decision. Having the ability to do whatever I want on the phone is a huge plus and the apps rock! I’ll expand more on all the features as I dig into them more. Below is the features & specs from the manufacturer’s site:

Voice & Calling
  • Dual microphones with noise cancellation
  • Voice dialing
  • Speakerphone
  • POP3/IMAP: Support for web-based email from Yahoo! Mail, Gmail(TM), AOL® Mail, Hotmail®, etc.
  • Corporate email: Support for Exchange.
  • Open and view Microsoft® Office and PDF documents.
  • Text messaging: Send and receive short text-only messages on your phone.*
  • Multimedia messaging: Add photos, videos, and more to your text messages.*
  • Instant messaging: Exchanges messages in real time using Google Talk.
  • Social networking: Stay connected with access to Facebook® and Twitter.
  • *AT&T service required.
Software & Connectivity
  • 4G: HSPA+ Speeds
  • Bluetooth® 2.1: Connect with electronic devices to talk hands-free, listen to music wirelessly, and more.
  • Get unlimited usage on the entire AT&T national Wi-Fi network at no additional charge.**
  • Tethering: User your device as a wireless modem to connect laptops to the AT&T wireless data network.*
  • USB connectivity and charging: Transfer media files to and from your PC.
  • Wi-Fi support: 802.11 b/g/n
  • DLNA(TM)-certified (for photos and music): Stream music and photos over Wi-Fi to other DLNA(TM)-capable devices in your home.
  • **Wi-Fi-enabled device required. Other restrictions apply. See for details and locations.
  • *AT&T service required.
Camera & Video
  • 8-megapixel camera
  • Dual LED flash and auto focus
  • 720p HD video recording
  • Face detection capability
  • Built-in effects include depth of field, vignette, and more
  • Geotagging
  • 4G speeds*
  • 4.3-inch super LCD display
  • Android 2.2 with access to Android Market
Personalization & Entertainment
  • Android Market: Browse and download apps to stay productive, connected, and entertained.
  • Enjoy instant access to premium Hollywood movies anywhere, anytime.
  • Access nearly 2 million eBooks, newspapers. and magazines.
  • – Sense 2.0 adds new web-based enhancements through including the ability to pinpoint the location of a lost phone on a map, send a command to make the phone sound an alert and remotely wipe all of the phone’s data with a single command in addition to forwarding calls and text messages to a different number
  • aGPS
  • Alarm clock
  • Calculator
  • Calendar
  • PDF and Microsoft® Office document-reader
  • Sound recorder
  • AT&T myWireless: Manage your AT&T wireless account from your phone
  • Blocked callers
  • News and stocks
  • Weather widget


  • Dimensions: 4.84 x 2.68 x 0.46 inches
  • Weight: 5.78 ounces
  • Display: 4.3-inch (480 x 800) WVGA Super LCD screen
  • Operating System: Android 2.2
  • Battery: 1230 mAh
  • Talk Time: Up to 6 hours
  • Standby Time: Up to 15.5 days
  • Technology: GSM/GPRS/EDGE/UMTS/HSPA+
  • Frequency: UMTS/HSDPA/HSPA+: 850/1900MHz GSM/GPRS/EDGE: 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
  • Data Transmission: 4G
  • Internal Memory: 4 GB
  • External Memory Card: 8 GB microSD card included, supports up to 32 GB microSD
  • 8 -megapixel camera with auto focus, dual LED flash and 720P HD video recording
  • Next generation HTC sense platform with support
  • 1 GHz Snapdragon(TM) processor for unprecedented computing performance
  • Mobile hotspot and tethering support with unlimited use on AT&T’s entire national Wi-Fi network
  • Enhanced browsing with built-in Adobe® Flash® 10.1 Player support
  • TTY Compatible
  • Hearing Aid Compatible


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