HTC Flyer with Wi-Fi only appears in Germany

Summary:Netbook News reports the 7-inch Android-bearing HTC Flyer is on sale at Cyberport for €499 ($686). This price includes VAT (19%) so the US price would be in line with the Samsung Galaxy Tab.

There is a shortage of Android tablets with Wi-Fi only but one of them is now available for pre-orders (what exactly does that mean, anyway?) in Germany. The HTC Flyer was introduced at the MWC this month and is compelling to me for its 7-inch screen that accepts both touch and pen input. Netbook News reports the Flyer is on sale at Cyberport for €499 ($686). This price includes VAT (19%) so the US price would be in line with the Samsung Galaxy Tab. There is no firm date when the HTC Flyer will go on sale in the US.

Topics: Android, Hardware, HTC, Laptops, Mobility, Networking, Tablets, Wi-Fi

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