Also announced is an upgraded version of the S710, which was one of the first WM6 phones to go on sale. Previously codenamed HTC Wings, the S730 mimics the Touch Dual in adding 3G/HSDPA and a 400MHz processor. As with its older sibling, the S730 has an integrated 9-digit keypad on its front, and a full QWERTY slide-out keyboard that pops out from its side. Keep in mind that this is a Smartphone, i.e. no touch screen.
It’s is a stylish and compact phone which features an auto-sliding QWERTY keyboard making it an ideal choice for the mobile professional who needs easy access to email, messaging and the internet while out of the office. The HTC S730 comes equipped with Windows Mobile 6 and 256MB Flash memory wrapped in a sleek gun-metal grey casing.
The HTC P6500 is equipped with 256MB internal memory with the option to add up to 1GB in addition to two external SD card slots. This powerful specification set is supported by 3G/HSDPA connectivity as well as a GPS ensuring that the P6500 is a fully future-proofed and versatile mobile platform.
The HTC Shift will be available across Europe from November this year, the HTC S730 from October and the HTC P6500 from November. All devices will be available through HTC’s channel and specific operator partners.
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Incredible 2 days standby battery life ensures the HTC Shift won’t let you down while you’re on the move
Instant access to key information at the touch of a button with HTC SnapVUE™
|•||Revolutionary small form factor gives you portability without compromising mobility|
|•||Powerful enough to provide you with the full Windows Vista® experience|
Instant access to Outlook® email, calendar, contacts and more with Windows Mobile® 6
Take your office with you – download, view and edit your documents
Compact phone with auto-slide QWERTY full keyboard for easy typing
|•||See key information at a glance with Live HTC Home™|
|•||Enjoy super-fast always-on connectivity with worldwide 3G and Wi-Fi access|
|•||Open Windows Mobile 6 Professional platform facilitates the simple installation of industry applications|
Offers high speed Internet connectivity which is up to nine times faster than 3G
Auto-focus 3 mega-pixel camera captures images and enables applications such as 2D barcode and business card reader*
|•||Fingerprint ID sensor secures device and critical data|
|•||Remote wipe capability enables the remote clearing of all data from device and storage cards if lost or stolen|
|•||Dual SDIO interface provides two SDIO ports for memory card storage or accessory connectio|