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Press Release -- October 25th, 2010
Source: nTelos
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nTelos wireless Announces The HTC Desire

The Company’s third Android-powered Smartphone features one of the world’s richest media experiences

Waynesboro, VA (October 25, 2010) – nTelos wireless proudly announces availability of the HTC Desire™, one of the most advanced Android™-powered touchscreen smartphones in the world. The high-end smartphone is exclusive to NTELOS in many markets.

The Desire features a superfast, 1 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor that encourages easy and seamless multi-tasking, the Android™ 2.1 platform and access to more than 80,000 applications on Android Market™. The Desire also includes the latest HTC Sense™ experience and a 3.7- inch Super TFT screen.

The device features built-in Google mobile services, including Google Search™, Google Maps™, Gmail™, YouTube™ and Google Maps Navigation™ BETA with voice-aided, turn-by-turn directions.

“We’re thrilled about adding the HTC Desire to our expanding line-up of Android-powered smartphones,” said Conrad Hunter, president of nTelos Wireless. “This is a great addition to our smartphone line-up and takes Android to a whole new level. The HTC Sense user interface optimizes the rich media experience for our customers for viewing news, sports, gaming, the mobile web, music, video or movies.”

Following on the heels of nTelos wireless’ introduction of the HTC Hero™, its first Android-powered touchscreen smartphone, and the recent release of the side-slide Motorola Milestone, the company is poised to become one of the leading providers of Android-powered smartphone devices to consumers and businesses. In addition to the HTC Desire, the Waynesboro, Virginia-based wireless communications provider plans to introduce its fourth Android-powered smartphone before the holidays. HTC Desire highlights include:


  • Slim, stylish design
  • Fast 1 GHz snapdragon processor
  • 3.7 inch 800 x 480 super LCD touchscreen display
  • Pinch to zoom with capacitive touchscreen and haptic capability
  • HTC Sense™ with 7-panel home page and widget support
  • 512 MB ROM memory
  • 5 megapixel camera with autofocus and a single LED flash
  • 720p video capture
  • Powered by Android 2.1 mobile operating system
  • 8 GB micro SD memory card preinstalled (expandable to 32 GB) for storage of your favorite music, pictures and video
  • Wi-Fi 802.11n capability
  • E-mail, Facebook, SMS and more organized by person – not technology
  • Bluetooth 2.1 with A2DP Stereo and 3.5 mm headeset jack
  • Digital compass, G-Sensor, Proximity sensor, light sensor
  • Integrated GPS


Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:NTLS, news, filings) is an integrated communications provider with headquarters in Waynesboro, VA. NTELOS provides products and services to customers in Virginia, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Kentucky, Ohio, Tennessee, Maryland and North Carolina, including nationwide 3G wireless voice and data services, local and long distance telephone, high capacity transport, networking and high-speed Broadband data services and IPTV-based video products. Detailed information about NTELOS is available at

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