Back in October, Sprint launched the Android powered Sanyo Zio, manufactured by Kyocera. It is the first handset to feature the Sprint ID, which allows Sanyo Zio users to quickly download ID packs that deliver a predefined experience, including applications, widgets, ringtones and wallpapers. This handset was originally available for $99.99 on contract, but now you can get this handset for free with a 24 months service agreement.
Sanyo Zio comes with a 3.5 inch touchscreen display, 480 x 800 pixels resolution, Android 2.1 OS, virtual QWERTY keyboard, Sprint ID, 3.2 megapixel camera with auto-focus, MP3 player, Bluetooth 2.1 with EDR, 512MB internal memory, MicroSD card slot, 32GB expandable memory, Wi-Fi connectivity, Sprint Zone, Sprint Music Plus, Visual voicemail, GPS, upto 4.6 hours of talk time and a 1130 mAH battery.
Sanyo Zio is currently available for free till 8th January with a $100 mail-in rebate and a 2 years contract. This offer is available only for the customers performing the purchase of this device from the wireless carrier’s website. If you are planning to buy this handset, head over to this page.