Excerpt: The HTC Touch Diamond is certainly nothing new in Canada… however, what’s new is the Diamond coming to Bell! We got a package by courier today and inside was the long awaited HTC Touch Diamond in all its glory. A nice clean looking box with the new Bell branding. We took some time to unbox this musical masterpiece simply to show its contents and what you can expect to get when you open yours.
Excerpt: Telus recently released the sexy and stylish HTC Touch Diamond – becoming the first carrier in North America to offer this! We played around with the Diamond and it certainly lives up to its name – very shiny and glamorous. What we liked best about this touchscreen device is how easy it is to navigate and use, very intuitive and comes with the TouchFLO 3D interface, Windows Media Player and 4 GB internal memory, 3.2 megapixel camera with auto focus and video...
Excerpt: HTC Corp, selv om en forholdsvis ung virksomhed, har allerede erobret hjerter af millioner over hele kloden med deres fantastiske udstyr, HTC Touch Diamond. Mobiltelefonen er usædvanligt i alt, hvad det tilbyder sine brugere: stil, nytteværdi og innovation. Den første ting, der ville tiltrække dig om denne telefon er dens fantastiske skønhed i børstet stål med mat finish, glat flydende kanter og så kompakt som den kan komme.
Excerpt: Tidligere i denne måned, jeg blev forelsket i en telefon på første side. Det var simpelt-telefonen er den perfekte størrelse, havde fantastiske egenskaber, og var absolut fantastisk. Vi hele behovet indrømme, at når det kommer til at få os en ny trådløs telefon, vi hele tiden holde til at lykkes sammen noget, der er i stil og dyre.
Excerpt: Da den nye flagskib HTC, forventes det, at HTC Diamond bør foretage den allernyeste inden for teknologi, kombineret med et par ekstra.Hvad kan ikke have været forventet imidlertid er bare, hvor fantastisk disse "få statister" ville ende med at blive.I en tidsalder, hvor de fleste producenter af mobiltelefoner er tweaking deres grænseflader, hvilket gør dem mere interaktive og kommer op med bedre funktioner, der vil trække kunder til dem, synes HTC Diamond, der skal sætte...
Excerpt: As done previously for the Wii, even here, little preamble on why review a phone that has more than a year. The Diamond, although there is already an official successor, is still today one of the most complete smartphones and small in circulation, even smaller than its successor: 102x51x11, 35mm. Another reason is that you continue to buy, new or used, a sign that - in fact - has not lost its charm.
Excerpt: The Good Exceptional 640x480 screen; more responsive than the original Touch. Much better media player and overall TouchFLO interface. Opera Mobile a clear edge over other Windows Mobile phones. Above average battery and call quality in its category. EVDO Rev A and Wi-Fi support. Better 3.2MP camera; 4GB of built-in storage. The Bad Still a "confused" UI: requires switches between d-pad, finger, and stylus input. Removable storage dropped from previous design.
Pros: Exceptional 640x480 screen; more responsive than the original Touch., Much better media player and overall TouchFLO interface., Opera Mobile a clear edge over other Windows Mobile phones., Above average battery and call quality in its category., EVDO Rev A and Wi-Fi support., Better 3.2MP camera; 4GB of built-in storage.
Cons: Still a "confused" UI: requires switches between d-pad, finger, and stylus input., Removable storage dropped from previous design., Just one expansion port with no 3.5mm earphone jack., Camera is just a resolution upgrade, still has mediocre image quality.
Summary: The HTC Touch Diamond for Sprint brings some nice additions and improvements over the unlocked GSM version--most notably to performance. It's best suited for first-time smartphone buyers or light users, while business customers should wait for the Touch Pro.
Pros: The HTC Touch Diamond for Sprint offers better performance and supports Sprint's EV-DO Rev. A network and multimedia services. The Windows Mobile 6.1 smartphone also features the cool TouchFlo interface and has integrated Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and GPS.
Cons: While performance is greatly improved over the unlocked Touch Diamond, there's still some sluggishness. The virtual keyboard is cramped and may give some users problems. The Touch Diamond also doesn't offer an expansion slot.
Summary: Slow and expensive; you can find better touch-screen alternatives to the Verizon HTC Touch Diamond.
Pros: The HTC Touch Diamond for Verizon includes an expansion slot and supports VZ Navigator, Visual Voice Mail, and the carrier's EV-DO Rev. A network. The Windows Mobile smartphone also has integrated Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and a 3.2-megapixel camera.
Cons: It's too expensive. The smartphone is also slow.
Excerpt: In terms of specs, the Touch Diamond on Sprint is almost identical to the original Touch Diamond . It’s thicker by 2.5mm and heavier by 14grams, has more RAM (256MB vs. 192MB), and has a larger battery (1340mAh vs. 900mAh). Other than that, it’s running on Windows Mobile 6.1 Pro with a 2.8" VGA screen, has a 528MHz Qualcomm CPU, 4GB of inbuilt storage space, FM Radio, WiFi (b/g), Bluetooth 2.0+EDR, aGPS, and a 3.2MP camera with autofocus.