Aug 15 AT 10:31 PM Taylor Wimberly 19 Comments

HTC Ruby and Samsung Hercules release dates leak out


Two of the hottest upcoming Android phones now have a possible release date. David of TmoNews just posted some new T-Mobile training materials which report the HTC Ruby and Samsung Hercules are scheduled to launch on October 27th. Read on to see why any Android fan would be excited about purchasing these superphones.

HTC Ruby

The rumored HTC Ruby specs include:

  • Dual-core 1.5 GHz Snapdragon S3
  • 4.3 inch qHD display
  • 8 megapixel rear camera, 2 megapixel front camera
  • 1GB RAM
  • Android 2.3.4 with Sense UI
  • Support for T-Mobile 4G (don’t know max speeds)
  • NFC support

Samsung Hercules

The rumored Samsung Hercules specs include:

  • Dual-core 1.2-1.5 GHz Snapdragon S3
  • 4.5 inch Super AMOLED Plus display
  • 8 megapixel rear camera, front facing camera
  • 1 GB RAM
  • Android 2.3.4 with TouchWiz UI
  • Support for T-Mobile’s new 4G HSPA+ 42 network
If you are on T-Mobile, which one would you rather buy and why? Would you rather have Samsung’s leading display technology or HTC’s unlocked bootloader? The decision might become more clear on August 29th, when Samsung is going to announce the US lineup of Galaxy S II phones including the Hercules.

Source: TmoNews

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