HTC has officially launched HTC Touch 3G for the Singapore market. This is inline to their commitment of Asia release date. The HTC Touch 3G will be available this weekend at all StarHub retail outlets as well as authorized resellers at a suggested retail price of S$798. (inclusive of 7% GST).
Full Press release after the break
HTC Touch™ 3G Give Greater Variety and Choice
– Got The Fast Touch?
Immerse yourself in ultra-fast internet and touch screen control so effortless,
being online feels as comfortable in your hand as it does from your desk
Singapore – 6 November, 2008 – HTC Corporation, a global leader in mobile phone innovation and design, today introduced the HTC Touch™ 3G. Continuing HTC’s touch-phone tradition, the Touch™ 3G utilizes TouchFLOTM, HTC’s finger-touch optimized navigation experience enabling quick, one-touch access to the people, messages and information people want.
Speed, sensation and style are magnified in the slender, lightweight design of the HTC Touch 3G,” said Jack Tong, VP of HTC Asia. “Now packed with the next generation TouchFLO™ user interface, four times the resolution of most phones, and super fast 3G Internet connectivity, the mobile experience within the palm of your hand has now become faster, sharper and more responsive to your touch.”
HTC Touch™ 3G
The HTC Touch™ 3G offers an uncompromising touch phone experience with powerful Internet capabilities including wireless download speeds up to 18 times faster than standard 3G. As part of this browsing experience users can zoom and pan Websites with one-hand. This true mobile broadband experience allows users to navigate more easily, leveraging the mobile Internet in a variety of ways. With the HTC Touch™ 3G, customers can search for and watch streaming video from YouTube, get directions using GPS navigation and stay updated on the latest news with the integrated RSS reader.
The successor to a category-defining original, the HTC Touch™ 3G propels you even further into the touch experience, making voice and text communication, web browsing and media playing more pleasurable than ever before.
Take finger-tip control of the HTC Touch™ 3G with next-generation TouchFLO™, a touch-responsive interface designed to respond perfectly to finger gestures and help you navigate seamlessly through contacts, media and web pages with speed and precision.
Said Ng Long Shyang, StarHub’s Head of Consumer Sales: “We are delighted to bring the power of the HTC Touch 3G to our customers starting this weekend. With its unique touch screen experience, giving quick and easy access to all the desirable multi-media features and services such as mobile broadband Internet, messaging, music and video, social networking, and satellite navigation. With StarHub’s ultra high speed, reliable mobile network and exciting services like StarHub TV on Mobile video streaming, we are all set to make people’s mobile communication and multimedia experience more enjoyable than ever before on this affordable, new touch-screen mobile phone.”
This isn’t the web compromised for mobile, it’s the web as you always wanted it be on a mobile. Browse full-screen pages delivered at broadband-speed, all displayed on a large, razor-sharp screen for an unparalleled mobile internet experience whenever you call upon it.
A perfect marriage of technical innovation and eye-catching design, the HTC Touch™ 3G’s looks are just as striking as its Internet credentials, lightweight shape, making it both a sensational user experience and a bold declaration of style.
Touch with more passion than ever before… style, sensation and speed. Experience Touch in 3G.
Pricing & Availability:
The HTC Touch 3G will be available this weekend at all StarHub retail outlets as well as authorized resellers at a suggested retail price of SGD $798. (inclusive of 7% GST)*.
*All prices are subject to pricing policies of individual operators.