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US Cellular will soon get HTC Wildfire S, Flyer

updated 04:40 pm EDT, Wed September 28, 2011

US Cellular to bring out HTC Wildfire S, Flyer

In addition to the upcoming HTC Hero S, US Cellular announced on Wednesday that the HTC Wildfire S smartphone and Flyer tablet will be made available at its stores in October. The Wildfire S is an entry-level smartphone and sports a 3.2-inch touchscreen and a five-megapixel camera. It is powered by Android 2.3 and HTC's Sense user interface.

The handset will be available in grey or purple and cost $80 after a mail-in rebate and with a two-year smartphone plan.

As for the Flyer, it's a 7-inch tablet that uses a single-core 1.5GHz Snapdragon CPU and 32GB of onboard storage. Specs include a rear five-megapixel camera, a front 1.3-megapixel camera, Android 2.3 and HTC's newest version of Sense made for the tablet experience. An optional accessory, the HTC Scribe pen, will allow users to highlight text, make notes, draw and sign documents on the tablet's screen.

US Cellular offers it for $200 after a $100 mail-in rebate with a two-year contract and a $55 per month data plan.

HTC Wildfire S

HTC Flyer

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