HTC Launches The Touch HD Windows-powered Smartphone Series

HTC has unleashed new additions to its Touch series touchscreen smartphones in the guise of HTC Touch 3G, HTC Touch HD and HTC Touch Viva.

Among the new offerings the HTC Touch HD steals the show with a 3.8-inch HD touchscreen display and a 5.0-megapixel camera with auto flash.

In addition the handset supports the HSDPA connectivity, which is said to offer high speed internet connectivity with connection speeds 18 times faster than the standard 3G speeds, the company claims.

On the other hand the HTC 3G, primarily targeted to business users includes, 2.8-inch QVGA screen, 3.2-megapixel camera, Bluetooth 2.0 + EDR support, GPS and AGPS application, and microSD memory card slot.

The third member of the series, HTC Viva that aims to cater the budget end of the market, sports 2.8-inch QVGA screen with a 2-megapixel camera, Bluetooth 2.0 + EDR support, microSD card slot; however, the handset offers 802.11b/g wireless connectivity instead of HSDPA support.

All the three devices are equipped with TouchFLO navigation system and powered by Windows 6.1 mobile platform.

The new Touch series is expected to hit the floor next month.