HTC unveil TITAN - Mango on a 4.7 inch screen

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HTC today unveiled the HTC TITAN, a Windows Phone 7.5 (Mango) smartphone. It combines a 4.7 inch Super-LCD screen with a slim (9.9mm) uni-body design to create a device with significant power user appeal. Other features include HSPA+ connectivity, 8MP camera, a 1.5Ghz processor with 512MB of RAM and 16GB of on board memory.

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 Jason Mackenzie, President of Global Sales and Marketing, HTC Corporation, said:

“The new HTC TITAN and HTC Radar smartphones raise the bar with new advanced photography, multimedia and social capabilities that enable you to take full advantage of the latest Windows Phone innovations. With its large, cinematic display, the HTC TITAN packs an amazing amount of power and innovation into a device that is unlike anything you’ve ever held before and the HTC Radar’s aluminum uni-body, compact size and finish will capture people’s attention.”

HTC Titan introductory video

Key hardware features

  • 131.5 x 70.7 x 9.8 mm in dimensions, 160g in weight; monoblock touch form factor
  • 4.7 inch Super-LCD screen; 800 x 480 pixels resolution (WVGA); scratch resistant front window made from toughened glass.
  • 1.5GHz processor (Qualcomm MSM8255 Snapdragon); 512 MB RAM
  • 8 megapixel auto-focus camera with dual LED flash; F2.2 lens and BSI sensor; HD video capture at 1280 x 720 (720p and 30 frames per second)
  • Integrated GPS with location support for GPS, A-GPS, WLAN and Cell-ID location techniques.
  • 3.5 mm audio out, SRS enhancement, 5.1 surround sound for video supported
  • Gyro sensor, g-sensor, digital compass (magnetometer), proximity sensor and ambient light sensor
  • microUSB (USB 2.0) for PC connectivity and charging
  • 1600 mAH battery - standby time of 15 days (GSM) and 19 days (WCDMA); talk time of 11.8 hours (GSM) and 6.8 hours (WCDMA).
  • WCDMA 850/900/2100 and GSM/EDGE 850/900/1800/1900 (HSDPA Cat 10 - 14.4 MBps, HSUPA Cat 6 - 5.76 Mbps)
  • WiFi: WLAN IEEE802.11 b/g/n and Bluetooth 2.0
  • 16GB mass memory (12.63GB available to user)
  • Availability: eraly October

Key software features

  • Runs Windows Phone 7.5 (Mango)
  • HTC Watch - streaming video service that allows you to watch trailers and films (availability varies by market)
  • HTC Connected Media - DNLA application allowing you to connect to and stream music, video and photos to DLNA enabled devices (e.g. some TVs, Sony Playstation, Xbox 360 etc.)
  • HTC Hub - quick access to news, weather and stock reports
  • HTC Locations - share location information with friends
  • Tango video-calling/conferencing software (making use of the front camera)

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