Handset matches 7 Pro offering
HTC's Arrive handset has be listed at online retailer Wirefly, with pre-orders currently priced at $150 with a two-year contract. The device essentially represents Sprint's CDMA version of the 7 Pro, a Windows Phone 7 handset that integrates a tilt-slider QWERTY keyboard. Both offerings share a 1GHz Snapdragon CPU and five-megapixel camera, while the Arrive bumps the integrated storage up to 16GB.
HTC 7 Pro confirmd for O2 Germany next week
Through a Twitter posting, carrier O2 Germany revealed the HTC 7 Pro will arrive in its stores, confirming an earlier report. The posting also reveals the pricing scheme for O2, set at 29 euros when paired with a 22.50 euro per month, two-year contract. The rate equates to $37 and a subscription fee of $29.
WP7 handsets confirmed for Sprint, Verizon in Jan
Earlier rumors that Windows Phone 7 devices will arrive at both Sprint and Verizon were allegedly confirmed by a Tuesday report. The unnamed source for NeoWin didn't say whether the handsets for the carrier will be unveiled at CES. It's also unknown what the devices will be, though earlier reports had the HTC Trophy coming to Verizon; the HTC 7 Pro is already officially earmarked for Sprint.