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HTC Arrive
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HTC Arrive

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HTC Arrive

consumersearch.com
16 November 2011
  • Excerpt: The HTC Arrive brings the innovative and minimalistic Windows Phone 7 (WP7) operating system to Sprint (and CDMA networks) for the first time, and the spacious physical keyboard paired with solid construction and a tiltable screen earn this smartphone praise from reviewers. It also offers long-awaited updates for WP7, such as copy and paste.
  • Pros: Spacious keyboard, Large, tilting display, Solid construction, Simplie operating system
  • Cons: Not 4G compatible, Mediocre image quality
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Sprint HTC Arrive: 720p Video Test [Follow-up]

WMExperts
16 June 2011

Sprint's HTC Arrive - Review

WMExperts
7 May 2011
Overall 7
7.0

HTC Arrive (Sprint)

PC Magazine
2 May 2011
  • Conclusion: The HTC Arrive is a solid Windows Phone 7 for Sprint, but it's stuck in the Internet slow lane.
  • Pros: Well built with an excellent physical keyboard. Smooth OS with great games.
  • Cons: No 4G. Many screens don't work in landscape mode. So-so camera. Some audio won't play over Bluetooth headsets.
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HTC Arrive (Sprint) Review

ConnectReviews
24 April 2011
  • Summary: The Arrive is a good phone, but is somewhat hampered by the beta nature of Windows Phone 7. Similarly, not everything is perfect about the hardware, as it’s a bit thick and the buttons aren’t the most well designed of any phone we’ve ever seen. If you want to take a walk on the wild side, check out the HTC Arrive. It’s sure to surprise, intrigue, and take you a bit off the beaten path.
  • Pros: Solid feel to the device, Brilliant, vivid 3.6-inch screen, Slide out keyboard for heavy typing, Good social network integration
  • Cons: A bit thick at .61 inches, Buttons feel oddly sized and a bit strangely placed, Windows Phone 7 feels like it hasn’t been finely tuned yet, Single rear-facing mediocre camera
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Sprint HTC Arrive Review

pocketnow.com
24 April 2011
  • Excerpt: Over the past couple of years Sprint has had the opportunity to release some of the best smartphones available. With the launch of their WiMax network last year came the HTC EVO 4G, a monumental achievement in the US mobile industry. So it is no surprise that Sprint would release the first CDMA Windows Phone 7 device, the HTC Arrive , which is essentially a slight variant of the HTC 7 Pro , now hitting Europe.
  • Pros: + Improved WP7 OS with copy and paste
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HTC Arrive Video Review Pt. 1

phonedog.com
15 April 2011
  • Excerpt: Sprint users, you're about to get some CDMA lovin'! Aaron reviews the HTC Arrive , the first Windows Phone 7 on Sprint and on a CDMA carrier in the United States. Sporting a 1 GHz Snapdragon processor, 3.6-inch display, 5-megapixel camera with 720p video recording capabilities, and a physical QWERTY keyboard, it's a nice addition to Sprint's smartphone lineup. Better yet, it comes with the "NoDo" software update, which enables copy and paste.
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HTC Arrive Video Review Pt. 2

phonedog.com
13 April 2011
  • Excerpt: Sprint customers, you're about to get your first Windows Phone 7 device! Aaron reviews the HTC Arrive , the first CDMA Windows Phone and the device formerly known as the HTC 7 Pro. Powered by a 1 GHz Snapdragon processor, it offers a 3.6-inch display, 5-megapixel camera with 720p video recording capabilities, and a five row physical QWERTY keyboard, it's a nice addition to Sprint's smartphone list.
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Overall 6
6.0

HTC Arrive

MobileTechReview.com
6 April 2011
  • Conclusion: The HTC Arrive is a solid smartphone and one of the few QWERTY Windows 7 phones. If you’re a Sprint customer who’s been hankering to try out Windows Phone 7, or you’re just loyal to Microsoft’s platform after years of being a Windows Mobile user, the Arrive is for you. It’s well made with HTC’s usual elegant design touches, has a robust hinge for tilted-mode use and call quality is solid.
  • Pros: Lovely design and quality, solid hinge., Top notch design and good build quality. Solid voice phone, Windows Phone 7 is easy and pleasant to use.
  • Cons: Windows Phone 7 still lacking some key features., Smallish screen of the old-fashioned LCD variety. Windows Phone 7 still waiting for important feature updates like multi-tasking and landscape support in all apps.
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HTC Arrive Review

HTC Phones
3 April 2011
  • Excerpt: Android has swallowed a major chunk of the mobile market giving other mobile operating systems a stiff contest. While Nokia’s Symbian has lost its charm just like the company’s smartphones, Blackberry and iPhone…
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