HTC, the company behind many of today’s most popular Windows Mobile smart phones,has
once again pushed the limits of design with its latest innovation: the HTC Touch.
Featuring a sharp 2.8-inch touch screen housed within a stunning formation of brushed
metal and flawless faceted edges, the HTC Touch Diamond is as beautiful to behold as it
is to use.
to operate the fone just by swiping ur finger across it.It can also be operated by a
stylus, unlike Iphone.
However,the lack of a keyboard is huge drawback, especially when it comes to
messaging or entering contacts, it slows down the process.
The HTC Touch runs Windows Mobile 6 Professional on a 201MHz processor with the
standard 64 megs of RAM and 128 megs of flash ROM. It’s an unlocked triband GSM phone
with EDGE for data. The first version released will be triband 900/1800/1900MHz.
Touch has WiFi, Bluetooth 2.0, a 2 megapixel camera and a standard QVGA resolution
display. The HTC Touch is available in two colors: black and wasabi green.
The Touch Phone looks elegant and is extremely light and slim.Check out the comparison
b/w Motorola RAZR V3 and Touch Phone below.
There’s a 5-way directional pad below the display which works well and easily, the
power button up top.The SIM card and Micro SD card slots are under a pop-out section of
that chrome trim rather than under the battery.
Built in speaker, mic and HTC’s ExtUSB multi-function stereo headphone jack. Voice
Recorder and Windows Pocket Media Player 10 included for your MP3 and video pleasure.
HTC music player also included. Stereo headset with inline mic and volume control
included.The output was good with clear stereo separation, strong bass and non-harsh
trebles with plenty of volume.
Touch Phone comes with a 2 megapixel CMOS camera. It can take a maxixmum of 1600×1200
resolution images and can be even downgraded to take images in the VGA mode.It has a 8x
zoom.There are 4 quality settings, center and average metering options and a
self-timer. There are two video modes: standard and MMS. Standard video resolutions:
128 x 96 and 176 x 144.The camera does not have any flash.
Wi-fi and Bluetooth:
The Touch Phone boasts of great Wi-fi connectivity with good data speeds averaging 1097
kbits/s.It has Bluetooth 2.0 and supports most common profiles.
The Touch Phone has an amazing battery life with upto 5hrs of talktime and 200hrs
standby battery life.Wi-Fi will consume the battery faster.