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Sep 17, 2009, 2:26 AM

Sprints hero should have Version 1.6 already.

Android 1.5 and lower isn't compatible with CDMA networks so the Sprint Version has to be 1.6 already.
Pg2k3 said:
Android 1.5 and lower isn't compatible with CDMA networks ...

Stock Android, perhaps, but HTC customizes the heck out of their phone OSes. They claim to have more Android developers than anyone but Google....

Sep 17, 2009, 7:53 PM

Employee discount with Sprint

I've heard that I cannot get my employee discount with the unlimited $99.99 plan, is that correct?
Unfortunately at this point in time, unlimited plans are not able to be discounted any further since these plans are by their nature already heavily discounted. Our other Everything Data plans are able to be discounted and you may want to consider the...

Sep 17, 2009, 5:33 PM

Screen lock during calls????

I have been trying to find this out from every reviewer of the phone and am unable to get a straight answer. I know that there is NO proximity sensor on the phone, but there is a light sensor to control brightness, this is not what I am talking about.

While on a phone call, does the screen dim and lock, or can one manually lock the screen so we don't push buttons with our faces or in our pockets while using bluetooth? So call someone, and while on the phone call, can the screen be locked or dim out?

Can you answer that for me please???? Mobiletechreview says it dims for whatever preset time you have on the phone, but she didn't tell me whether this would happen during a call, even when I asked explicitly.
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