HTC unveils Touch Diamond2 and Touch Pro2 in Singapore
HTC has unveiled two of their latest flagship devices in Singapore – Touch Diamond 2 and Touch Pro 2 – designed to simplify information access with HTC’s Push Internet and unify personal communication with single-view contact integration.
Singapore – 16 April 2009 – HTC today unveiled two new flagship devices, the HTC Touch Diamond2 and HTC Touch Pro2. Integrating innovative simplicity with unique style and an intuitive interface, the device balances function, form and cutting-edge technology to personalize the communication and mobile Internet experience.
HTC Touch Diamond2
The HTC Touch Diamond2 is the next step in the evolution of the successful HTC Touch Diamond. Crafted to fit perfectly into the hand, the Touch Diamond2 incorporates a larger 3.2-inch high-resolution wide-screen VGA display for a greater viewing area in a design just 13.7mm thick.
The phone also includes a new touch sensitive zoom bar for even faster zooming of Web pages, emails, text messages, photos or documents. Leveraging HTC’s TouchFLO 3D experience combined with a people-centric communication approach and HTC’s new Push Internet technology, the Touch Diamond2 offers an advanced touch experience that is optimized for one-hand use.
With 20% larger battery capacity, a 5-megapixel auto focus camera, expandable memory, gravity sensor and an ambient light sensor, the Touch Diamond2 brings the most sophisticated capabilities to a broad consumer audience looking for the professional benefits of a smartphone without sacrificing size, looks or functionality.
HTC Touch Pro2
Designed for business professionals, the HTC Touch Pro2 is built with distinct style and strength while delivering the most powerful productivity experience available on a mobile phone.
It utilized HTC’s TouchFLO 3D, people-centric communication and Push Internet technology, and features a high-resolution 3.6-inch widescreen VGA display for an expanded viewing area and large finger-friendly QWERTY keyboard.
With improved battery life, expandable memory, a touch-sensitive zoom bar as well as gravity, proximity and ambient light sensors, the Touch Pro2 is optimized for touch as well as heavy email use. On top of that, it incorporates HTC’s new Straight Talk technology delivers an integrated email, voice and speakerphone experience. Users can transition seamlessly from email to single or multi-party conference calls and turn any location into a conference room.
Pricing & Availability
The new HTC Touch Diamond2 and HTC Touch Pro2 will be available from mid May and end June 2009 at all authorized resellers at a suggested retail price of SGD1,088 and SGD1,328. (inclusive of 7% GST) respectively.