its press event today, HTC Corp announced the HTC Shift Windows Vista/Windows
Mobile UMPC. The HTC Shift ushers in a new era in mobile computing. Combining
the power of Microsoft Windows Vista with always-connected 3G/HSDPA
connectivity, the HTC Shift delivers unparalleled functionality in a sleek,
The HTC Shift is the first device to feature HTC's innovative
new SnapVUE technology. SnapVUE provides instant access to E-Mails, calendar,
SMS messages and contacts, without the need to fully boot up the device which
helps conserve power and extend battery life.
Weighing just 800g and equipped with a 7" touch sensitive 'slide-n-tilt'
screen, the HTC Shift is the new way to work effectively on the move.
- Receive instant updates with always-on push E-Mail
- Incredible 2 days standby battery life ensures the HTC Shift won't let
you down while you're on the move
- Instant access to key information at the touch of a button with HTC
- Revolutionary small form factor gives you portability without
- Powerful enough to provide you with the full Windows Vista experience
For an estimated retail price of around 1199 Euro, the HTC Shift will be
available across Europe from November this year.
Cheers ~ Arne