High Tech Computer Corp., the world’s leading provider of MicrosoftÂ® Windows MobileÂ®-based smart devices and Bharti Airtel today introduced The HTC Touchâ„¢ – Indiaâ€™s first mobile phone with TouchFLOâ„¢ technology. This handheld device operates on the intuitive touch screen navigation technology and is now exclusively available to Airtel Mobile users in India.
The HTC Touchâ„¢ is a smart, stylish and versatile handset that brings together a wide variety of communication, entertainment and professional capabilities that enable mobile consumers to balance work and play. The HTC Touchâ„¢ represents extensive research and development and the conviction that fingertip control will enable more efficient, natural and intuitive touch screen navigation. The groundbreaking HTC Touchâ„¢ offers a new and unique way of controlling touch screen-based devices by recognising and responding to the sweep of a finger across the screen. It is even intelligent enough to distinguish between finger and stylus input and then responds accordingly.
â€œThe HTC Touchâ„¢ is the first device to feature TouchFLOâ„¢, the new underlying touch screen technology developed by HTC,â€ said Peter Chou, Chief Executive Officer, HTC. â€œWe are excited to partner with Airtel and bring this device to the India and we are confident that the HTC Touchâ„¢ will have a positive impact on the India telecommunications market as it brings a new level of simplicity to the powerful and function-rich device experience that todayâ€™s mobile consumers demand.â€
â€œOur partnership with HTC to introduce Indiaâ€™s First TouchFLO technology featured mobile phone underlines our commitment to innovation. We are very excited at the opportunity to bring to our Airtel users a best in class product, which is elegant, stylish and equipped to deliver a power packed performance. This phone will be available exclusively on Airtel.â€ Said Sanjay Gupta, Chief Marketing Officer, Mobile Services, Bharti Airtel.
The new HTC-designed homescreen provides one-touch access to emails, text messages, calendar appointments and contacts, as well as current weather conditions and forecasts for hundreds of cities around the world.
Priced at Rs 19,900/- (Inclusive of taxes) The HTC Touchâ„¢ will be available for Airtel users in 10 cities, which includes – Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Bangalore, Kolkata, Pune, Chandigarh, Ahmedabad, Hyderabad, and Jaipur.