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HTC Touch Cruise Mobile Phone Overview

The HTC Touch Cruise™ is the third member of the HTC Touch product family and the first to feature built-in GPS for personal navigation. Building on the popularity of the HTC Touch™, and the HTC Touch Dual™, the HTC Touch Cruise also includes the HSDPA wireless connectivity.

First GPS Phone with TouchFLO™ Technology
Built-in GPS with MapKing R12 software means that you’re always in full control, TouchFLO™ means you’re always in style.

Total Connectivity
Enjoy super fast connectivity worldwide with UMTS, GSM, GPRS, EDGE, Wi-Fi®, Bluetooth® and HSDPA up to 3.6Mbps.

Full Multimedia and Navigation Experience
Large 2.8” touch screen gives you much more to look at.

HTC Home™ & 3-D Interface
HTC Home screen gives you all your important information immediately at your fingertips, while the innovative 3-D interface enables quick and easy navigation.

Picture Yourself
Capture important moments with the built-in 3.0 MP camera with auto-focus. A secondary CMOS camera allows for easy video conferencing.

Full Entertainment Suite
Enjoy a complete range of entertainment features with FM radio, Audio Manager, camera and Windows Media® Player Mobile.

Pricing & Availability
The HTC Touch Cruise will be available from February at all authorized resellers at a suggested retail price of RM2,799 (US$850).


HTC Touch Cruise Specifications


• 400 MHz Qualcomm® MSM 7200™

Operating System

• Windows Mobile® 6 Professional


• ROM : 256 MB


• 110 mm long
• 58 mm wide
• 15.5 mm thick


• 130 g (with battery)


• 2.8 " TFT-LCD with backlight LEDs
• Touch-sensitive screen


• HSDPA/UMTS : 2100 MHz (Europe), 850/1900 MHz (USA)
• HSDPA : Up to 3.6Mbps for download and 384kbps for upload
• UMTS : Up to 384kbps for download and upload
• GSM/GPRS/EDGE : Quad-band 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz            

Device Control

• HTC TouchFLO™
• 4-Way navigation wheel with enter button


• Bluetooth® 2.0 with A2DP & AVRCP
• Wi-Fi®: IEEE 802.11 b/g
• HTC ExtUSB™ (11-pin mini-USB and audio jack in one), full-speed USB 2.0


• Main Camera : 3 megapixel CMOS color camera with auto focus
• Second Camera: VGA CMOS color camera


• Built-in microphone and speaker
• Ring tone supported formats:
  - MP3, AAC, AAC+, WMA, WAV, and AMR-NB
  - 40 polyphonic and standard MIDI format 0 and 1 (SMF) / SP MIDI

Special Features

• FM Radio


• 1350 mAh rechargeable lithium-ion battery
• Standby time :
   - Up to 450 hours for UMTS
   - Up to 400 hours for GSM
• Talk time :
   - Up to 4 hours for UMTS
   - Up to 7 hours for GSM
   - Up to 2.3 hours for video call

Expansion Slot

• microSD™ memory card (SD 2.0 compatible)

A/C Adapter

• Voltage range/frequency : 100 ~ 240V AC, 50/60Hz
• DC output : 5V and 1A

Value-added Applications

• Microsoft® Office Outlook® Mobile
• Internet Explorer® Mobile
• Opera Browser
• Microsoft® Office Mobile (Microsoft® Office Word Mobile, Microsoft® Office Excel® Mobile, Microsoft® Office PowerPoint® Mobile)
• Windows Media® Player 10 Mobile
• Windows Live™, Adobe Reader LE
• Comm Manager
• Task Manager
• Audio Manager
• Audio Booster
• FM Radio
• Connection Setup
• Cyberon Voice Commander
• 3G Video Telephony, Internet Sharing
• Touch FLO™ version 2.0
• Camera Album
• Live HTC Home™
• Large Start Menu
• EZSIP(data input pad)
• RSS Hub
• Quick GPS
• MapKing R12(CD)
• WorldCard Mobile(CD)
• Sprite Backup(CD)
• GPRS Monitor(CD)
• Chinese support through CE-Star (in CD for SEAsia and HK English sets only)

Suggested Retail Price

• RM 2,799
• US$ 850


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