HTC and Verizon Wireless today announced the exclusive DROID DNA by HTC, the ultimate smartphone and the first with a full HD 1080p display. The DROID DNA by HTC will be available exclusively through Verizon Wireless. The DROID DNA by HTC will be available exclusively from Verizon Wireless through a pre-order starting today, and in-stores nationwide beginning Wednesday, November 21st for $199.99 with a two-year customer agreement.

The Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro processor, featuring a quad-core 1.5 GHz CPU and high-performance GPU, paired with America’s largest 4G LTE network from Verizon Wireless and a full 2G of RAM enable the seamless use of multiple apps simultaneously. The display is a 5-inch 1920×1080 HD display that sports 440 ppi (pixels per inch), which is amazing. The DROID DNA is equipped with a 2,020 mAh battery, near field communication (NFC), 2.55-volt, built-in headset amplifier, an 8-megapixel f/2.0 28mm wide-angle lens and gobs of other goodies. It ships with Android 4.1.1 (Jelly Bean) in case you are wondering what OS is on it.

“It’s no secret that people depend on their smartphones more and more every day which rightfully raises expectations for performance, speed, and design. The DROID DNA by HTC embodies a smartphone that pushes the envelope in all of these areas with the first true 1080p HD display, latest quad-core processor, and Verizon’s 4G LTE network, all wrapped in a beautifully crafted design,” said Jason Mackenzie, president, HTC Corporation. “The DROID DNA by HTC is sure to top wish lists this holiday season.”