Windows Phone 7 has finally been launched, and smartphone makers are quickly moving to push out new smartphones running on Microsoft’s latest mobile OS. HTC brings its trademark innovation and design to a fresh, new Windows Phone 7 portfolio with three new smartphones: the HTC 7 Mozart, HTC 7 Trophy and HTC HD7
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HTC goes big with Microsoft; launching new Windows Phone 7 smartphones
HTC brings its trademark innovation and design to a fresh, new Windows Phone 7 portfolio – HTC 7 Mozart, HTC 7 Trophy and HTC HD7
SINGAPORE – October 12, 2010 – HTC Corporation, a global designer of smartphones and long-time Microsoft partner, today launched in Singapore three new Windows Phone 7 smartphones: HTC 7 Mozart, HTC 7 Trophy and HTC HD7. This strong and diverse family of phones features Microsoft’s new Windows Phone 7 platform and embodies the stand-out design and innovation for which HTC has come to be known. Each new phone includes a variety of cutting-edge technologies and a series of unique HTC applications that can be accessed through the new HTC Hub that complements the Windows Phone 7 Hub and Tile experience.
Windows Phone 7
Windows Phone 7 has been carefully crafted to help people get more done in fewer steps with a unique Hub and Tile interface. The Windows Phone 7 Hubs offer quick and easy access to a person’s latest and most valuable information and include People, Pictures, Games, Music & Video, Office and Marketplace content. Windows Phone 7 also integrates with many popular Microsoft consumer services such as Xbox LIVE, Windows Live, Bing and Zune.
HTC Windows Phone 7 portfolio
HTC has brought its innovative design and creativity to its new Windows Phone 7 smartphone portfolio by embracing distinctive materials and unique design elements while providing an exciting set of cutting-edge features and technologies. With the new HTC Hub, HTC is providing an exclusive series of applications and utilities that include a new weather and stocks application and a new photo enhancer that enables a person to apply special effects before sharing photos with friends.
HTC 7 Mozart
Crafted from a single piece of anodized aluminum, the HTC 7 Mozart feels great in the hand and takes HTC’s unibody design aesthetic to the next level. The slim, solid and smart HTC 7 Mozart sounds as good as it looks and integrates SRS WOW HD and other astounding sound effects for high-fidelity, virtual surround sound. With Microsoft Zune integration, people can synchronize the HTC 7 Mozart with their PC, enabling them to take their music and video library with them wherever they go.
HTC 7 Trophy
HTC 7 Trophy harnesses the power of Xbox LIVE. Gamers will enjoy the speed and responsiveness of fast action gameplay supported by the phone’s high-performance 1GHz Snapdragon processor, and controlled through the vivid WVGA 3.8” touchscreen. High-fidelity, virtual surround sound – through SRS WOW HD and other wonderful sound effects – brings a rich audio experience whether the user is playing a game, watching a video or listening to their favorite music.
HTC HD7 owners can enjoy their favorite videos and movies in cinematic-style thanks to the large 4.3” high-resolution screen, while its kickstand allows them to sit back and enjoy the action handsfree. For those who refuse to compromise on their mobile gaming experience, the HTC HD7 realizes the power of Xbox LIVE, bringing gameplay to life in a way that takes console gaming beyond the home.
The three new HTC smartphones will be available through the following mobile operators in Singapore from November:
* HTC HD7 will be exclusively available with SingTel at a suggested retail price of $938*
* HTC 7 Mozart will be exclusively available with StarHub at a suggested retail price of $868*
* HTC 7 Trophy will be exclusively available with M1 at a suggested retail price of $798*
*All prices are subject to pricing policies of individual operators.