HTC Amaze 4G

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Not to be confused with the T-Mobile myTouch 4G.
HTC Ruby
ManufacturerHTC Corporation
Compatible networksGSM 850/900/1800/1900 MHz,
UMTS 850/1700/1900/2100 MHz
First releasedOctober 10, 2011; 7 years ago (2011-10-10)
PredecessorHTC Sensation
SuccessorHTC One S
Form factorSlate
Dimensions130 mm (5.1 in) H
65.6 mm (2.58 in) W
11.8 mm (0.46 in) D
Mass173 g (6.1 oz)
Operating systemHTC Sense 3.0 with Android 2.3.4 Gingerbread
HTC Sense 3.6 with Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich
CPU1.5 GHz dual core Qualcomm Snapdragon S3 (APQ8060)
GPUAdreno 220
Memory1 GB RAM, 2.5 GB ROM, 16 GB phone memory (9 GB usable)
Storage16 GB flash
Removable storagemicroSDHC supports up to 32 GB
Battery1730 mAh
Internal Rechargeable Li-ion
User replaceable
Data inputsMulti-touch, capacitive touchscreen
Dual microphones
Accelerometer, compass, A-GPS
DisplayqHD S-LCD
4.3 in (109 mm) diagonal
540×960 px at 256 ppi
16:9 aspect ratio
Rear camera8 Megapixel with f/2.2 aperture
1080p video
dual LED flash
Front camera2 Megapixel
fixed focus
ConnectivityBluetooth 3.0 with EDR
Micro USB(ExtMicro)
Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n
42 Mbps DC-HSPA+

The HTC Ruby (known as the HTC Amaze 4G in United States and Canada) is a smartphone developed by the HTC Corporation. It was released by T-Mobile in the United States on 10 October 2011.[1] It was first released in Canada by Telus on 4 November 2011.[2] Subsequently, other Canadian carriers such as Mobilicity and Wind Mobile have released this phone on 1 December 2011[3] and 2 December 2011,[4] respectively. Marketed as being equipped “with the most advanced camera of any smartphone”, the device is armed with an 8-megapixel camera, a 1080p HD video recorder, a backside illuminated sensor for improved low light performance, and a dual LED flash. In addition to having a great camera, the Amaze 4G features a Qualcomm Snapdragon S3 1.5 GHz dual core processor, a 4.3-inch qHD super LCD multi-touch display, and 1 GB of RAM. The HTC Amaze 4G was released with version 2.3.4 of the Android operating system. Starting from May 21, 2012, some HTC Amaze devices were upgradeable to Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich. The HTC Amaze 4G also features a huge resource of aftermarket ROM's.

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  1. ^ "HTC Amaze Camera Smart Phone". Archived from the original on 2011-09-27.
  2. ^ "HTC Amaze 4G now available at TELUS".
  3. ^ "HTC Amaze 4G lands at Mobilicity for $549.99".
  4. ^ "WIND releasing the HTC Amaze December 2nd".