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HTC EVO 4G: Free Sprint Mobile Hotspot

With just a week to go until the launch of the HTC EVO 4G, Sprint have offered their Launch Guide so that we can learn more from the new device. This latest Android handset has a little surprise for consumers – free mobile hotspot for a month.

This is a fantastic loophole, one that goes in consumer’s favor for a change. This feature allows your handset to become a WiMax hotspot for up to 8 devices, but you will need to use it on 4G and not 3G. This service normally costs $29.99 per month.

According to Thomas Ricker from Engadget, Sprint is aware of this loophole and plans to resolve it sometime in July, after then you will need to activate the Sprint Mobile Hotspot add-on. Just imagine how much this will cost Sprint, As the HTC EVO 4G is expected to shift in huge numbers?

We wonder if the carrier has caused this loophole intentionally, customers will get used to the service and will not want to give it up, which they will then have to sign up and pay $29.99 per month for — that’s on top of their tariff charges. View some HTC EVO 4G accessories, which will be launched just after the handset launches.

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Written by Peter Chubb

Peter has been writing on Product-Reviews since 2007 and in that time much has changed for him, like his hair having more grey than brown now. He loves gadgets and cars, and gets excited when big events come up, such as CES and the big auto shows.

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He started out working in a factory and dreamed of the day when he could become his own boss; That happened back in 2002 and he has never looked back since. Things have changed so much on the Internet in that time, but he has adapted well.

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