Most Read: Business

 Last Update: 3:26 PM 03/03/2015(NASDAQ&DJIA)

World Markets from      


Other Market Data from      


Key Rates from      

Faster Forward
Posted at 10:22 AM ET, 05/05/2011

HTC Flyer gets a shipping estimate

Best Buy has started taking pre-orders for the HTC Flyer, a tablet computer that can be used either with a finger or with a battery-powered "pen" for drawing and note-taking. (AP Photo/HTC Corp.) (Courtesy of HTC - AP)
The HTC Flyer will be shipping to pre-order customers May 22 -27, according to Best Buy’s Web site, though it doesn’t offer a day for in-store pickup.

The store has been taking in-store pre-orders since last week, but online pre-orders now place the tablet’s launch date some time in late May.

The Flyer, a 7-inch tablet that integrates the use of a stylus, will retail for $499.99, the same price point as the iPad 2.

Sprint will launch a WiMax-enabled version of the Flyer this summer as the HTC EVO View 4G.

Related stories:

HTC Flyer presale starts today at Best Buy

Sprint announces HTC EVO 3D, EVO View

HTC Flyer ad released to YouTube

By  |  10:22 AM ET, 05/05/2011

Tags:  Gaming, Security

Read what others are saying

    © 2011 The Washington Post Company