HTC Unveils the Touch Cruise with Footprints
Today HTC announced a new Windows Mobile 6.1 Professional smartphone, the Touch Cruise. The Cruise has the TouchFLO user interface and a host of other features, including quad-band GSM/EDGE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 2.0+EDR, GPS/a-GPS, and a 3.2 megapixel camera with fixed focus. The display spans 2.8 inches, rating QVGA resolution, and the Cruise has a slot for microSD cards. The Cruise also has a new software feature, called Footprints. Footprints provides the ability to take notes and an audio clip associated with images captured by the phone, while identifying its specific geographical location. In addition to geo-tagging images, Footprints also auto-names them with the general location or area where the picture was taken. An unlocked 850/1900 MHz HSDPA 7.2Mbps variant will be made available in North America for $500 to $600 in the second quarter.
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Blu R1 HD Revealed In Full
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HTC Says Red Version of U11 Coming to the US
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Microsoft Is Really Puttingthe Brakes on WinMo
I guess they will get around to it someday.
T Mobster said:
I swear as I was scrolling down the news list I thought it said "HTC Unveils the Tom Cruise with Footprints" that is a pretty neat looking phone though
Good idea for a marketing campaign for t...
an 1100mAh battery...
bones boy said:
...is not really what people are clamoring for. Wonder if it will make it through a day on one charge?
Battery life will be weak for sure on the standard battery. The Touch Pro is not known for it's ...