3 thumb HTC launches the HTC TyTN II in Singapore

Singapore � September 13, 2007 � HTC Corp. (TAIEX: 2498; �HTC�), the world’s leading provider of Microsoft� Windows Mobile� smart devices, today unveiled the HTC TyTN II. Featuring global high speed HSDPA connectivity, in-built GPS for personal navigation and an innovative adjustable screen angle, this device is the ultimate mobile companion. The HTC TyTN II packs all the power of Windows Mobile� 6 into a unique new form factor, continuing HTC’s 10-year heritage of innovation in device design. The 2.8-inch color screen slides back to reveal a full QWERTY keyboard, then tilts up to position the screen perfectly for reading and creating emails, using applications, or even just playing videos and games.

1 thumb HTC launches the HTC TyTN II in Singapore2 thumb HTC launches the HTC TyTN II in Singapore

3 thumb HTC launches the HTC TyTN II in Singapore4 thumb HTC launches the HTC TyTN II in Singapore

HTC, the world’s leading provider of Microsoft® Windows Mobile® smart devices, today unveiled the HTC TyTN II. Featuring global high speed HSDPA connectivity, in-built GPS for personal navigation and an innovative adjustable screen angle, this device is the ultimate mobile companion. The HTC TyTN II packs all the power of Windows Mobile® 6 into a unique new form factor, continuing HTC’s 10-year heritage of innovation in device design. The 2.8-inch color screen slides back to reveal a full QWERTY keyboard, then tilts up to position the screen perfectly for reading and creating emails, using applications, or even just playing videos and games. 

The HTC TyTN II allows users to get connected in any country with tri-band UMTS and quad-band EDGE. It boasts unrivalled worldwide 3.5G high speed internet – HSDPA, at speeds 9 times faster than 3G – and WiFi 802.11b/g to ensure users can enjoy high-speed surfing, uploading and downloading while roaming anywhere in the world.

Allowing users of the TyTN II to exploit this extensive connectivity, HTC has included BlackBerry® Connect™ 4.0 for Microsoft® Windows Mobile®. The application allows the user to leverage on the benefits of BlackBerry® wireless services, including BlackBerry® Enterprise Server and BlackBerry® Internet Service. TyTN II users can seamlessly connect with email and other data applications and enjoy a powerful Windows® user experience.

HTC Home™, HTC’s new homescreen, offers easy access to photo dialing, text messages, calendar entries, emails and contacts, as well as one touch access to live weather conditions plus four-day forecasts.

Leveraging the functionality of Windows Mobile® 6, the HTC TyTN II provides a complete suite of business applications including Word Mobile, Excel Mobile, PowerPoint Mobile, contacts, calendar, push e-mail, notes, tasks, PDF viewer and more. In addition, HTC has included further applications such as a business card scanner and MapKing R12 to complement the in-built GPS.

"Today’s launch of the HTC TyTN II, is all about fast, easy access on the move to the kind of features and connectivity previously reserved for the PC world," said Jack Tong, Vice President of HTC Asia. "This phone is a perfect match for mobile professionals and advanced mobile consumers on the go who can now benefit from the powerful feature set that the HTC TyTN II offers and the true high-speed mobile access the mobile operators are now offering." 

Pricing & Availability: 

The HTC TyTN II will be available from mid October at all authorized resellers at a suggested retail price of SGD $ 1,348 (inclusive of 7% GST).