Sprint Introduces It’s The First Windows 8 Phones

Finally the wait is over. Sprint has released the first Windows 8 devices. The  Samsung ATIV S Neo and HTC 8XT are both coming to the Sprint line up this summer. The HTC 8XT stats:

  • $99.99 and a $50 mail in rebate
  • HTC BoomSound
  • 8-megapixel main camera with autofocus and LED flash, and a front-facing 1.6-megapixel camera
  • multishot burst mode to help capture the best picture of a moving photo subject
  • Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 400
  • 1.4GHz dual-core CPUs
  • 1GB RAM, 8GB ROM memory
  • 4.3-inch display
  • 1,800mAh lithium-ion battery

The ATIV S Neo will feature:

  • $149.99 and a $50 mail in rebate
  • 1.4GHz dual-core processor
  • 1GB of RAM
  • 4.8-inch high-definition display,
  • 2,000mAh lithium-ion removable battery
  • ATIV Beam using near field communication (NFC)
  • Samsung exclusive Now feature, which highlights top news, weather and relevant information at a single glance.

So PS doest the Samsung Now sound a lot like the Blink Feed from HTC. I do like the feature although I wish it was a feature that came with the stock Android.

The HTC One Updates Brings Improvements To…..

…. the Blink Feed and others. Sprint is bringing an update to the newly released HTC One. Although the specify’s as to what is included in this Blink Feed improvements and others hasn’t been released yet you can be the first to report in the comment section let us know what changed . I have notice this so below a posted the update notes by Sprint.

Important Notes

  • Updates may be released in stages; if you do not see the update on your phone immediately, please be patient.

1.29.651.10 5/16/2013 Update

  • BlinkFeed improvements
  • New Sprint Zone client
  • Improved Back and Home key sensitivity