Excerpt: At the Mobile World Congress in Barcelone , HTC announced the start of shipments for Europe of an ultra mobile PC HTC Shift. The company announced the device last March and set the shipments for October 07, but then postponed it. HTC Shift is available for the first time today through Telefonica in Spain, Orange in the UK and will soon be available through TIM in Italy for €1199.
VIDEOVIEW: Unboxing the HTC Shift Windows Vista / Windows Mobile UMPC
7 April 2008
Excerpt: Finally, after HTC's first UMPC, the HTC Shift was delayed several times , two days ago I've finally received my German Shift with the much appreciated German QWERTZ keyboard. Running on Windows Vista Business and a kind of locked Windows Mobile 6 Professional, the HTC Shift supports quadband GSM/GPRS/EDGE and triband UMTS/HSDPA up to 3.6 Mbps, as well as WiFi b/g and Bluetooth 2.0+EDR.
PHOTOVIEW: Hands-on with the HTC Shift Windows Vista UMPC
17 December 2007
Excerpt: One of my personal highlights of this week's HTC press events was the presentation of the HTC Shift, which was announced some months ago already but which I hadn't seen in person so far. What makes the Shift so interesting for me? Well, it's the combination of being smaller than a Notebook but more powerful than a Windows Mobile Professional smartphone while still connected through UMTS and HSDPA.
Conclusion: 双核心�@Vista、Windows Mobile 兼行 HTC Shift 跟一般支援 SIM 卡或 3.5G HSDPA UMPC 最大分别，是它有两个 CPU 及双系统运作。UMPC 方面，它用 intel Santa Rosa A110 800 MHz CPU，搭配 1 GB DDR microDIMM RAM 给 Windows Vista Business 版本使用；内建 40 GB 硬碟和全套 Vista Business 作业系统，功能都齐全。 但另一面，Shift 还内建 Qualcomm MSM 7200 CPU，处理时脉为 400 Mhz，搭配 128MB ROM，供 Windows Mobile 使用。 SnapVUE�@简化版的 WM6 Vista Business 威力有多大，应该不难想像，我们重点谈谈 Windows Mobile 这方面吧。HTC 把 Windows Mobile 介面名为 SnapVUE，实际是简化版的 WM6 Professional 系统。打开 SnapVUE，会看见像 HTC...