|[June 15, 2012]
Cincinnati Bell Adds HTC One™ S to 4G Phone Lineup
CINCINNATI --(Business Wire)--
Cincinnati Bell (News - Alert) Wireless, a division of Cincinnati
Bell Inc. (NYSE: CBB), today announced the addition of the HTC
One™ S to its 4G Android (News - Alert)™ smartphone lineup. The HTC One S will be
available from Cincinnati Bell beginning June 25.
One of the thinnest and most powerful smartphones available, the HTC One
S integrates HTC Sense® 4, a new version of HTC's branded
user experience featuring HTC ImageSense™ with Android 4.0 (Ice Cream
Sandwich), and a 1.5 GHz dual-core Qualcomm (News - Alert)® Snapdragon™ S4
"For many consumers, the smartphone doubles as their camera, video
recorder, audio player, GPS, and more," said Mike Vanderwoude, senior
vice president and general manager, Consumer Markets at Cincinnati Bell.
"As one of the fastest phones available on Cincinnati Bell's 4G wireless
network, the HTC One S combines speed, style, and technology into an
experience customers won't soon forget."
The sleek aluminum unibody design of the HTC One S, measuring only
130.9-by-65-by-7.8 millimeters and weighing just 4.3 ounces, includes
HTC's Amazing Camera and Authentic Sound experiences. With HTC
ImageSense, the HTC One S rivals traditional digital cameras with
improvements to every part of the camera, including the lens, the
sensor, the software, and even integrating a new custom HTC ImageChip.
These enhancements combine to deliver HTC's fastest image capture, best
image quality under adverse conitions and an easy interface that
enables quick access to capturing stills and videos, including shooting
video and capturing stills at the same time. Beats Audio™ integration is
now enabled across the entire experience for richer, more authentic
sound whether listening to music, watching a YouTube (News - Alert)™ video or playing a
Key features of the HTC One S are highlighted below:
4.3-inch qHD Super AMOLED touch screen with 540 x 960 resolution
HTC Sense 4 integrated with the Android 4.0 operating system
Rear-facing 8-megapixel camera with f/2.0, face detection, auto focus,
smart LED flash, digital and optical zoom, and back-illuminated (BSI)
sensor for better low-light captures
Front-facing camera for video chat and self portraits
Built-in Beats Audio technology for richer, more authentic sound
Integrated Google (News - Alert)™ services including Google Search™ by voice, YouTube
and turn-by-turn directions with Google Maps™
16 gigabytes of internal memory with 25GB of DropBox space, free for
1650 mAh embedded battery
The HTC One S will be available from Cincinnati Bell beginning June 25.
It will be priced at $199.99 after a $100 mail-in rebate and two-year
equipment agreement. Visit www.cincinnatibell.com/htc-one-s
for more information and updates regarding online availability.
Customers can also call (800) 500-1229 or contact their business account
Android is a trademark of Google Inc.
* Sign up using the HTC One S
device. DropBox is provided by a third party.
About Cincinnati Bell
With headquarters in
Cincinnati, Ohio, Cincinnati Bell (NYSE: CBB) provides integrated
communications solutions-including local, long distance, data, Internet,
entertainment and wireless services-that keep residential and business
customers in Greater Cincinnati and Dayton connected with each other and
with the world. In addition, Cincinnati Bell provides best-in-class data
center colocation services to its enterprise customers through its
facilities with fully redundant power and cooling solutions that are
currently located in the Midwest, Texas, London, and Singapore.
Complementing the colocation products, Cincinnati Bell also offers
complex information technology solutions such as managed services and
technology staffing. For more information, visit www.cincinnatibell.com.
Founded in 1997, HTC Corporation (HTC) is
the creator of many award-winning mobile devices and industry firsts. By
putting people at the center of everything it does, HTC pushes the
boundaries of design and technology to create innovative and personal
experiences for consumers around the globe. HTC's portfolio includes
smartphones and tablets powered by HTC Sense™, a multilayered graphical
user interface that vastly improves user experience. HTC is listed on
the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE: 2498). For more information, please
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