The Cruise was the ugly duckling of the range Touch, very good and complete specifications, even at its superior to other models in the series, but without the external design of her companions, until today, day in which HTC He gave him a good review of both external and internal.
Designed from the outset as the Touch for navigation GPS, the Cruise continues incorporating cradle for placement on the vehicle, made esto is automatically activated navigation with its touch interface software.
The redesign has lightened it considerably, 130 grams has passed to 103, while the dimensions are now 102 × 53.5 × 14.5 mm, also much smaller. In terms of software has been added Footprints, application of geo-location that besides with photographs you can use notes, or audio clips, to access it HTC has even added dedicated keys.
But in addition to these enhancements, HTC has doubled the speed of the HSDPA up to the 7.2 Mbps, updated Windows Mobile Professional the version 6.1, increased the memory to the 512 MB flash ROM and 256 MB of RAM and the processor up to a Qualcomm MSM7225 at 528 MHz, the former Cruise equipped a MSM7200 400 MHz. The camera has also been a slight improvement of 0.2 megapixels, 3.2 is now available.
Also remain the interface TouchFLO, WiFi, 2.8 inch QGVA screen and the usual microSD, Bluetooth 2.0 with EDR and the own port ExtUSB HTC, with mini-USB 2.0 and audio, all in one jack. Finally, 1100 mAh battery provides a range of 400-minute conversation and 2 weeks in standby operation in GSM mode. The new HTC Touch Cruise will be on sale in the spring.