9/15/2008 5:39:00 PM
HTC unveils new multimedia handsets
HTC today announced the launch of the Touch HD handset, focused on multimedia on the move. The phone comes equipped with a 5 megapixel camera and GPS.
It has a large 3.8 inch high resolution touch screen, designed for watching movies or browsing the internet. The company says the handset can offer download speeds 18 times faster than standard 3G.
The phone can also be used for business purposes, with its Windows Mobile 6.1 operating system.
The handset will be available in time for the Christmas market in the major European countries.
Peter Chou, president and CEO of HTC said: ‘Today, widescreen TV, internet and video have become the standard so there is no reason to compromise when you leave the house, the Touch HD delivers that uncompromising multimedia and Internet experience. We are living in a time where the concept of entertainment has radically changed. The internet is so much more than just email and our customers expect to be able to access the Internet and high quality multimedia content no matter where they are in the world.’