The US only HTC 7 Surround as well as the HTC 7 Pro rumored to arrive in Europe early 2011 have just made their appearance on HTC’s official YouTube channel with a First Look video for each of the two models.
The HTC 7 Surround video seems to focus on the sound – which is advertized to be massive thanks to the integrated slide-out boombox speakers – as well as the integrated kick-stand while the first look for the HTC 7 Pro – with the Sprint logo on it – seems to bring the slide-out QWERTY keyboard in the center of attention, with great impact on [...]
We’re still catching our breath from the whirlwind of news that swept across the smartphone plains yesterday in the form of Windows Phone 7 launch details, and we imagine that some of you are a little overwhelmed as well. Therefore we thought we’d recap all of our coverage for you in this handy guide, along with charts detailing specs of all the initial devices plus distribution plans broken down by country and carrier. We hope that you enjoyed our WP7 articles as much as we enjoyed bringing them to you, and we’d like to thank everyone for tuning in to Pocketnow for [...]
While yesterday we knew that the HTC 7 Pro – the slide-out QWERTY Windows Phone 7 – will be available exclusively for Sprint in the first half of 2011, today we are presented with interesting information related to European availability for the handset.
Engadget seems to have HTC’s confirmation that the Touch Pro2 successor running Microsoft’s latest and greatest will arrive to UK and the rest of Europe early next year, packing a 1GHz Snapdragon processor, 512MB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage along with a 5MP camera with LED flash and a powerful [...]
So we think we may have solved the confusing web of codenames surrounding HTC’s Windows Phone 7 launch lineup. Although not all the pieces fit perfectly, we find the following scenario to be most likely. We’ll start with the easy ones and move on to less concrete associations.
1. HD7 = Shubert/Schubert
This one has been common knowledge for several days now, and many sources have already started to use the two names interchangeably.
2. 7 Mozart = Mozart
Sort of a no-brainer at first glance, but it bothers us that HTC would use the same branding [...]