HTC Touch Pro2 Preview
The HTC Touch Pro2 is due for a mid-July release, on Telstra initially. The phone offers both touchscreen interface via the 3.6 inch screen, or you can use the text-friendly option of the slide-out QWERTY keyboard.
The operating system shipped with the phone is Windows Mobile 6.1, and is upgradeable to Windows Mobile 6.5 upon the relaes of that new OS.
- People-centric Communication: go into any person’s contact listing, and see messages, phone calls made/received (with any notes and voice recording made). Click to have address from contact’s details on Google Maps
- Push Internet – have up to 4 pages update in the background at scheduled times – any URL, so can use for RSS feeds
- Proximity Sensor – put phone to ear to take a call, screen dims
3.6 inch screen
- Take the stylus out of its resting spot in the side of the phone, and if you’re in the middle of a phone call a notes app opens up, allowing you to make notes or record the call. A symbol will appear with this call in the register showing you that notes have been attached to a call.
- Processor: Qualcomm MSM7200A, 528 MHz
- Operating system: Windows Mobile 6.1 Professional
- Memory: ROM: 512 MB
- RAM: 288 MB
- Dimensions: 116 x 59.2 x 16.65 mm (L x W x T)
- Weight: 178.5 grams with battery
- Display 3.6-inch TFT-LCD touch-sensitive screen with 480 x 800 WVGA resolution. Adjustable tilt screen.
Network HSPA/WCDMA: Europe/Asia: 900/2100 MHz, up to 2 Mbps up-link and 7.2 Mbps down-link speeds. Quad-band GSM/GPRS/EDGE: Europe/Asia: 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
- Device control: TouchFLO 3D and Zoom bar
- Keyboard: Slide-out 5-row QWERTY keyboard
- GPS: Internal GPS antenna
- Connectivity: Bluetooth 2.1 with Enhanced Data Rate and A2DP for wireless stereo headsets
- Wi-Fi: IEEE 802.11 b/g
- HTC ExtUSB (11-pin mini-USB 2.0, audio jack, and TV Out* in one)
- Camera: Main camera: 3.2 megapixel colour camera with auto focus. Second camera: VGA CMOS colour camera
- Audio supported formats AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, QCP, MP3, WMA, WAV, MIDI, M4A
- Video supported formats WMV, ASF, MP4, 3GP, 3G2, M4V, AVI
- Battery Rechargeable Lithium-ion battery, capacity 1500 mAh
- Talk time: Up to 390 minutes for WCDMA; Up to 510 minutes for GSM
- Standby time: Up to 750 hours for WCDMA; Up to 500 hours for GSM
- Video call time: Up to 160 minutes
- Expansion slot: microSD memory card (SD 2.0 compatible)
- Special features: G-Sensor, Straight Talk, noise-cancelling dual microphones and speakers