HTC's Flyer is a seven-inch Android tablet that sticks to a single-core 1.5-GHz processor. It offers mobile broadband via quad-band GSM/EDGE and tri-band 900/1700/2100 HSPA at 14.4Mbps. It also packs the requisite Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth 3.0+HS, and a bevy of sensors, such as a gyroscope, light sensor, and digital compass. It offers two cameras: one with 5 megapixels with autofocus, but no flash, and a secondary, user-facing camera rated at 1.3 megapixels for video chats. The Flyer can use Google's custom-made video chatting software over 3G and/or Wi-Fi. It will ship with 32 GB of storage in addition to a microSD slot.
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