AT&T rumored to unveil HTC Aria on June 7
Has AT&T been secretly working on an Android phone with HTC? More importantly, is it seriously considering announcing the phone the same day Steve Jobs and Apple take the stage at Moscone West?
Rumors are swirling this week that AT&T and HTC are gearing up to announce an Android 2.1 device called the Aria.
The smartphone may be the one that was
However, of all the days for the carrier to announce a new phone, I'd recommend against its rumored launch date of June 7 as that is the day Apple takes the stage at its Worldwide Developers Conference. Anything AT&T does is simply going to get overshadowed by iPhone news.
With each of the other three major players releasing new Android phones this summer, I get the feeling this phone might have been fast-tracked. Verizon's
If AT&T wants to be taken seriously when it comes to Android phones, it definitely needs something better than the