HTC reveals the Desire HD and Desire Z Android smartphones
HTC Corporation revealed two new Android smartphones – the 4.3-inch HTC Desire HD and the HTC Desire Z qwerty slider, coupled with the company’s new HTC Sense.
The HTC Desire HD has an aluminum casing with bright 4.3-inch (480 x 800) LCD touch screen display with pinch-to-zoom capability, inside there are GHz Qualcomm 8255 Snapdragon processor, 768 MB Ram, 1.5 GB internal phone storage. The smartphone also features continue HSPA+, Wi-Fi, DLNA support, Bluetooth 2.1, GPS, G-Sensor, Digital compass, Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor, Dolby Mobile and SRS virtual surround sound, HD video recording, 3.5mm headphone jack and 8MP autofocus camera with dual LED flash. The Desire runs Android 2.2 (Froyo) with HTC Sense and will be available from October 2010 for around €570.
HTC Desire Z seems to be the European version of the T-Mobile G2, It packs a 3.7 inch (480 x 800) touch screen with pinch-to-zoom capability and a slide-out QWERTY keyboard. The keyboard also includes a variety of keyboard shortcuts and two customizable keys for for quickly access to common functions and apps. The Zorro is powered by 800MHz Qualcomm 7230 processor, has 512 MB Ram and 1.5 GB internal phone storage, as well dualband UMTS/HSPA, WiFi b/g/n, Bluetooth 2.1, 3.5mm headphone jack, same sensors as Desire HD, also 720p HD recording, but has a 5 megapixel camera with automatic flash. Deisre Z comes loaded with Android 2.2 (Froyo) and HTC’s enhanced Sense and new HTCSense.com services. It also be available in European and Asian markets in October and North America later in 2010. Price around 500 euro.