Hands-On With Sprint’s HTC Touch Pro

Sprint launched two devices today that are nearly identical in hardware and software: the HTC Touch Diamond and the HTC Touch Pro. But the Touch Pro stands out due to its full landscape QWERTY keypad that slides out from underneath its display. And while the HTC Touch Diamond comes with 4GB of internal storage, the Touch Pro has a microSD card slot that allows for up to 16GB of additional memory to be plugged in. Its 3.2MP camera also has an LED flash: a feature the Touch Diamond lacks altogether. Both devices have HTC’s TouchFLO interface and added SprintTV application. So at $299, the HTC Touch Pro, to us, is a much more compelling buy than the $249 Touch Diamond. For $40 you get a full QWERTY keyboard, up to 16GB of storage, and a camera that has flash. Check out our video hands-on below for more of our thoughts on the HTC Touch Pro which is due out on October 19th, and stay tuned for our full review of the HTC Touch Diamond. [flv:/flvs/htc-touch-pro.flv 480 360]

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  1. ikebana Says:

    What are the main differences between the HTC touch pro and HTC touch diamond? whcih one is better?

    http://www.mobile-computing-news.co.uk/

  2. Andy Says:

    Thanks for the video, I’m definitely getting that as soon as I’m eligible for an upgrade.

    Just a couple of months to go!

  3. drwst1 Says:

    This is a great phone i bought it 3 weeks ago and i love it!!ilove the easy to use function of this phone i would recomend it to anybody!!

  4. andrew Says:

    great phone…. has all of the capabilitys as a pc. in fact i am writing this feom my touch pro right now. iphone is no match compared to this phone. go buy it now!

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