• Solid performance
  • Affordable 4G phone


  • 4G coverage isn't consistent
  • No front-facing camera

At A Glance

4G goes mainstream with the HTC EVO Shift, an inexpensive Android smartphone with a full-QWERTY keyboard.

Manufacturer’s Description

The HTC EVO Shift 4G for Sprint brings customers an attractive, streamlined design with the addition of a sliding QWERTY keyboard and an astonishing list of features. Beyond the highly acclaimed HTC Sense user experience, EVO Shift 4G also boasts the power of 4G, Android 2.2, a 5 megapixel camera with 720p HD video record, and a 3.6-inch capacitive touchscreen display with pinch-to-zoom capability. EVO Shift's custom browser is optimized for convenient mobile use with functions like pinch-to-zoom and automatically reflowing text, while Sprint 4G speeds ensure that rich internet content are displayed the way they are meant to be seen.

Manufacturer’s Website

The Specs

Part Number BBM35TK
Processor type Qualcomm
Processor speed 0.8 MHz
Display size 3.6 inches
Display type Multitouch
Exposure Controls
Flash Built-in Flash
Image Processor
Megapixels 5.0
Cell Carrier Sprint
Included Software
Operating System Android 2.0
Form Factor
Form Factor Slide
Keyboard Hardware
Operating System
OS Version 2.2
Multitasking Support With native and third-party apps
Web Browser WebKit
Adobe Flash Support Full Flash