HTC Unveils HTC Desire HD and HTC Desire Z With New HTC Sense andHTCSense.com
HTC Sense integrates a variety of multimedia and location-based enhancements and introducesHTCSense.com, a series of new connected HTC servicesLONDON, Sept. 15 -- HTC Corporation, a global designer of smartphones, today unveiled a new HTCSense experience with the new HTC Desire HD and HTC Desire Z Android-based smartphones.The new HTC Sense experience continues HTC's strong focus on the customer, placing people at thecenter by simply making its phones work in a more personal and natural way. HTC Sense introducesa number of key innovations including a series of connected services called HTCSense.com thatenhance people's mobile experience on HTC phones."We're excited to be taking the HTC Sense experience beyond the phone to a whole new level with aseries of connected HTC services we call HTCSense.com," said Peter Chou, CEO of HTC Corporation."Our customers will value the holistic approach we're taking to enhance their mobile experience.This customer-first philosophy has resonated with people buying HTC phones and this drives us tocontinue introducing new innovative smartphones like the HTC Desire HD and HTC Desire Z.""As a key Android partner and smartphone brand, HTC continues to bring new innovation to theplatform," said Andy Rubin, VP engineering at Google. "Android is about choice and the new HTCsmartphones continue to provide customers with powerful choices and flexibility."
The new HTC Sense experience offers a variety of enhancements that improve how people capture,create, share and access multimedia content. With a newly created camera experience, people canrecord HD videos or capture and edit images with a variety of fun camera effects. With HTCLocations, a new differentiated online mapping experience, people have instant, on-demandmapping without download delays or incurring mobile roaming charges.HTC Sense also includes a new integrated online e-reading experience utilizing a new e-book storepowered by Kobo and a new, mobile-optimized e-reader that includes the ability to highlight,annotate and quickly search for definitions or translate unfamiliar terms.
With the new HTCSense.com service, people can simply manage their mobile phone experience fromtheir HTC phone or personal computer. For example, people can easily locate a missing phone by triggering the handset to ring loudly, even if it is set to silent, or to flag its location on a map. If thephone's been lost or stolen, users can remotely lock the phone, forward calls and texts to anotherphone, send a message to the phone to arrange its return or even remotely wipe all personal datafrom it. HTCSense.com makes it easy to setup a new HTC phone or access archived mobile contentsuch as contacts, text messages and call history from a PC browser. People can also customize theirphones with exclusive HTC content like wallpapers, HTC scenes, sounds or plug-ins.
HTC Desire HD
HTC Desire HD showcases outstanding multimedia content with its bright 4.3" LCD display andDolby Mobile and SRS virtual sound and is the first to be powered by the new 1GHz Qualcomm 8255