According to the latest Windows Mobile 7 findings by WMExperts, HTC Obsession could very well be the first Windows phone which will ship with Windows Mobile 7 come this fall. Microsoft may even show it off at the upcoming Mobile World Congress, where they are highly expected to unveil Windows Mobile 7 for the very first time.
The handset in question is said to be slated for October 2010 release, almost a year after HTC HD2 was originally released. HTC Obsession more or less looks like an upgraded version of HD2 with more on-board memory, and an upgraded camera with 720p HD video recording capabilities.
Full specs Of HTC Obsession are as follows.
Launching: October 2010
CPU: Qualcomm QSD8250; 1GHz
Network: GSM HSDPA
Device Size: 112 x 56 x 11.7 mm
Memory: (RAM/ROM): 512MB/512MB
Internal Storage: 4GB
External Storage: MicroSD (up to 32GB)
Screen Size/Type: 3.7-inch capacitive AMOLED “Multitouch Supported”
Camera: 5.0 Megapixel AF with flash; HD 720p video@ 25fps
Video Support: Windows Media Video (WMV), MPEG-4 (MP4/M4V) H.264, DVR-MS4
Audio Support: Windows Media Audio (WMA), Advanced Audio Coding (AAC-LC), FairPlay DRM, MP3 (.mp3)
Battery: Removable 1230 mAh
Talk Time: Up to 10 hours
Standby Time: 240 hours
Internet Use: 6 hours (3G), 7.5 hours (WiFi)
Video Playback: 7 hours
Audio Playback: 24 hours
While AMOLED display will be a welcome change, but screen size of 3.7’’ inches on Obsession may not be received too well by HD2 owners who are currently overwhelmed with their 4.1’’ inches screen on HD2.
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