Today is the HTC day at Mobile World Congress 2011 event, because HTC has released 3 new smartphones, 2 phones with Facebook dedicated keys and one Android 2.4 tablet.
“Clearly, smartphones have transformed our lives but as we observed how people use smartphones, computers and other technologies, we saw an opportunity to create a tablet experience that is different, more personal and productive,” said Peter Chou, CEO of HTC Corporation. “We are progressing down a path as an industry when people will no longer be in a single device paradigm, but have multiple wireless devices for different needs; this is the direction we are moving.”
Flyer is the first HTC tablet. It comes with Android 2.4 operating system and with HTC Sense UI. HTC Flyer features 1.5 GHz processor, 1 GB of RAM, 32 GB internal storage and 7 inch screen 1280 x 600 pixels resolution. The tablet has 2 cameras, a 5 megapixels camera with autofocus in back-panel and 1.3 megapixels front-camera dedicated for video calls. About connectivity, Flyer has Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v3.0 with A2DP and GPS receiver.
About HTC Scribe Technology
Touch interaction lights up the HTC Flyer tablet experience, but it also offers a groundbreaking pen experience. With the new HTC Scribe Technology on the HTC Flyer tablet, people can rediscover the natural act of writing. HTC Scribe Technology introduces a wave of integrated digital ink innovations that make it easy and natural to take notes, sign contracts, draw pictures, or even write on a web page or photo.
The dimensions of HTC Flyer tablet are 195.4 x 122 x 13.2 mm and 420 grams.
Also, at the MWC 2011 HTC announced the release date for Flyer tablet, which means HTC Flyer will be available to customers globally during Q2 2011.