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New HTC – New Hero in town ;-)

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Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No! It’s a Hero, HTC Hero, being precise . Yesterday, during the special media event HTC has presented its newest baby – HTC Hero featuring new  UI called Sense. Hero runs on Android OS, is slimmer and more rectangular-ish than Magic. It has 3.2-inch LCD touch screen with 320 x 480 pixel resolution,  trackball, GPS, 802.11b/g WiFi, 3.5mm audio jack, G-sensor, bulit-in compass,  5 mpx camera, Bluetooth, mini USB and microSD slot. It comes in balck and white, where the white veriosn’s cover is made of Teflon (first time ever in mobile phones). hero is said to arrive to Europe in Jule (via T-Mobile and Orange).


You can check the product page here.

And here You will find a nice comaprision made by Engadget, with N97 and iPhone


Written by Malgosia Minta

June 25, 2009 at 11:22 am

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Smartphones’ Summer

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It ocures that June is the Month of Smartphones. First came the long awaited Palm Pre, than IPhone 3GS, followed by some new device with Windows Mobile 6.1 from LG , new E-series and touch-screen phones form Nokia, Polish premiere of HTC Magic and Samsung’s three new phones form Omnia family and launch of Nokia N97 . And now (well, being precise tommorow), HTC will show us another thing running on Windows Mobile 6.5.

HTC Firestorm (unofficially)

HTC Firestorm (unofficially)

It’s called Firestorm and its nicely looking pics have just leaked and appeared on the Sanook page. Here’s the un-official specification of the new phone:

• Phone: GSM850, GSM900, GSM1800, GSM1900, UMTS900, UMTS2100.
• GSM and HSDPA connectivity.
• Windows Mobile 6.5.
• Screen 3.6 inch WVGA touchscreen display transflective TFT, 65,536 colors.
• CPU: speed 600Mhz Qualcomm 8250 processor.
• Memory: 256MB RAM and 512 MB ROM.
• Slot: Micro SD.
• Bluetooth: Bluetooth 2.0 + EDR.
• Wireless LAN: 802.11b, 802.11g.
• Gyro Sensor.
• Headphones: 3.5mm.
• Main Camera: 8 million pixels

And here’s a small smartphones’ parade:

[Sanook via WMPoweruser via Electronist via Gizmodo]

Written by Malgosia Minta

June 24, 2009 at 10:39 am

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