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.
HTC Intros Desire 510, A Low-Cost LTE Phone
HTC today announced the Desire 510, an entry-level device that includes LTE 4G for many regions around the world. The 510 is made from polycarbonate and HTC created a DotView case for the device, which allows owners to answer calls even when the case is closed.
Blu R1 HD Revealed In Full
Amazon today announced the Blu R1 HD, an inexpensive Android smartphone that will be sold unlocked starting July 12. The R1 HD boasts curved Gorilla Glass 3, a metal frame, and soft-touch paint job on the rear cover to give it a premium feel.
Alcatel Bringing Smaller Idol 3 to US and Canada
Alcatel OneTouch today announced that it will soon sell the 4.7-inch version of its Idol 3 flagship in the U.S. and Canada.
G4 Beat Is a Less Expensive Variant of LG's Flagship
LG today announced the G4 Beat, a budget-minded version of the G4. The G4 Beat retains the G4's general size and appearance, but dials back the specs in order to drop the price tag.
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 ...