Home LifeStyle  Tech G1 & HTC Touch HD compete with iPhone

G1 & HTC Touch HD compete with iPhone

Posted: Nov. 24th, 2008  |  By JustLuxe TeamThe Affluent Lifestyle Guide
RSS Syndicated News Email a Friend Suggest an Article Share Visit Website
Luxury Electronics: Luxury gadget fiends get ready to replace last year's must have iPhone. The first Android-powered mobile phone with Google features has been announced. The G1 (formerly known as the HTC Dream) is truly a dream for multimedia lovers that enjoy an elegant aesthetic.

The G1 features a curved body that makes it seem more like an old fashioned telephone receiver than the flat box shape of cell phones. The sleek device is 4.6 inches tall by 2.1 inches wide by 0.6 inch deep and weighing 5.6 ounces. It also has a full QWERTY keyboard and is the first real competitor to last year's iPhone.

The phone also offers a touch screen, which responds only to fingers and not objects. With a clear and vibrant resolution on it's 3.2 inches diagonal screen, it offers customable features so that your phone is truly yours.

The G1 also comes with a wide array of accessories, features, voice features, as well as WI-FI capability and 3G.

If the G1 isn't hot enough for you, check out the edgy new HTC Touch HD. With downlink speeds of up to 7.2 Mbps the HTC Touch HD is able to display full web pages, just like a home computer.

"Today, Widescreen TV, Internet and video have become the standard so there is no reason to compromise when you leave the house, the Touch HD delivers that uncompromising multimedia and Internet experience," said Peter Chou, president and CEO HTC Corporation. "We are living in a time where the concept of entertainment has radically changed. The internet is so much more than just email and our customers expect to be able to access the Internet and high quality multimedia content no matter where they are in the world."

Although currently available only in Europe, the HTC Touch HD will soon be available in the United States and other countries as well.

For LxM Carly Zinderman
Related Topics : Lifestyle News
Share on Facebook Share
See Next Article
Related Articles
Featured Contributor
Christine KirkChristine Kirk
Luxury design company Brikk recently launched a collection of limited edition high-end iPhone...
Read More | View Profile
The Best of Luxury
Event Calendar

the holiday gift guide 2013

DISCOVER THE LIST >
1

Sony DSC-QX100 Smartphone Attachable Lens

Sony basically packed all the usual camera inner workings within the lens... more >

2

Flask Bangle by Cynthia Rowley

For the life of the party this Cynthia Rowley flask bangle holds three ounces... more >

3

Carbon Fiber Ciclotte

Designed and crafted in Italy, Ciclotte's luxury exercise bike models... more >

Day

Keeping Up with JustLuxe
Like Us on FacebookFollow Us on TwitterRSS Feeds
Sign Up for Our Newsletter!
Current News & Features
Louis Vuitton Rolls Out Their New Luggage Line
Can China be a Driving Force in the Superyacht Industry?
Top 4 Mountain Restaurants in Val d'Isere
The Rise of Natural Wine
East Coast Defender Taps Into the Heart of the Aftermarket
Nice to Meat You: Penn & Teller Take On Guy Savoy
Gaining Traction With The Porsche 911 Edurance Racing Edition
The Dyson 360 Eye Is Good Clean Fun
Let Your Baggage Be Light With The New TUMI V3
Vertu Shows Off Their Craftsmanship Chops With The New Aster Leaf
See the complete list

Best of Luxury

Finding the best in luxury can be a daunting task, which is why we've taken it on for you.
View All Best of Luxury
LivingLuxe. Exclusive Deals and Luxury Brands. Learn More
JustLuxe Galleries presents Popular Photo Galleries
Meet Our Writers Become a Contributor
Say Hello To The iPad Pro
Kat Ward »
Get the Inside Scoop on Dating's Most Secret App
Jackie Bryant »
Apple Announces Smaller Screens and a Better Night's Rest
Mila Pantovich »
See More Contributors
THINGS WE LIKE