Update: Virgin Mobile launching HTC Wildfire S on July 7th

Ian Hardy

July 4, 2011 1:04pm


The low-cost, but good value, HTC Wildfire will be launched by Virgin Mobile on July 15th. It’ll be available in pristine white for $199.99 (we posted earlier that it might launch at $249.99). Specs of the Wildfire have it coming with a 3.2-inch touchscreen display (320 x 480), 600 MHz processor, 5 megapixel camera with LED flash, auto-focus and video capabilities, Wi-Fi, GPS, hold up to 32 with a microSD card and only weighs 105 grams. In the meantime you can check out our full review of this Android here

Update: We are now hearing that the Wildfire will be released by Virgin on July 8th.
Update: #2: Quick update here regarding the Virgin Mobile HTC Wildfire S launch. According to the internal doc this is now scheduled to be released tomorrow, July 7th.

(Thanks tipsters!)

  • anon

    Street date is not enforced and stores have received them. Ask for it and you may get it.

    • Ronald

      How common is street date enforcement?

  • crunch204

    cuz itsalready available on bell and virgin sims work in bell phones (and vice viersa) :)

  • Jim R

    Any idea if available on prepaid?

    • jrd

      Yes, $199.99 on prepaid.

  • afx

    would they release the black wildfire s as well?