HTC announce Android-based Tattoo

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HTC Tattoo large.jpgTaiwan-based HTC has confirmed a mass-market mobile that uses the increasingly popular Google Android operating system.

Dubbed the Tattoo, it integrates all of Google’s mobile services including Google Maps, search and Google mail as well as the Android market where you can download applications and games. It also comes complete with 3.2 megapixel camera, 3.5mm stereo headset jack and expandable microSD memory.

Available October, it is HTC’s second phone incorporating HTC Sense, a new user interface designed to integrate voice calls, texts, photos and status updates.

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Processor: Qualcomm® MSM7225™, 528 MHz
Platform Android™
Memory ROM: 512 MB
RAM: 256 MB
Dimensions (LxWxT): 106 x 55.2 x 14 mm ( 4.17 x 2.17 x 0.55 inches)
Weight: 113 grams (3.99 ounces) with battery
Display: 2.8-inch TFT-LCD touch-sensitive screen with 240×320 QVGA resolution
Internal GPS antenna
Connectivity: Bluetooth® 2.0 with Enhanced Data Rate and A2DP for wireless stereo headsets
Wi-Fi®: IEEE 802.11 b/g
HTC ExtUSB™ (11-pin mini-USB 2.0)
3.5 mm audio jack
Camera: 3.2 megapixel color camera
Audio supported formats: MP3, AAC(AAC, AAC+, AAC-LC), AMR-NB, WAV, MIDI and Windows Media Audio 9
Video supported formats: MPEG-4, H.263, H.264 and Windows Media® Video 9
Battery: Rechargeable Lithium-ion battery
Talk time: Up to 342 minutes for WCDMA, Up to 390 minutes for GSM
Standby time: Up to 520 hours for WCDMA, Up to 340 hours for GSM
Expansion Slot: microSD™ memory card (SD 2.0 compatible)
Digital Compass
FM Radio


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