By virtue of running an “old school” OS, the HTC Touch Pro2 would be considered by many as no longer in contention. Though launched only February 2009, one and half years in the modern smartphone world can be a long time. Coming from a new-kid-on-the-block OS, the Nokia N900, I should be able to tell whether or not the Touch Pro2 is still a credible device in today’s smartphone world. Let’s get to the meat of this review; shall we?
Monthly Archives: July 2010
The current BlackBerry browser may not be exactly a wonder, but that doesn’t mean that it has not got user-friendly features. Here are some BlackBerry browser tips for you BB users out there. While browsing, you can use the following keyboard shortcuts for faster (or easier) web browsing: Bring up the Enter Web Address field from any Web page by pressing the G key. Insert a period in Web address by clicking the Space key. Insert a back slash in
Nokia has introduced the Ovi Browser beta for Series 40 phones to help meet the needs of mobile Internet users in emerging markets and around the world. We believe users of Series 40 should be entitled to rich web browsing experiences like those of smartphones, but without the same price tag. Ovi Browser brings rich web browsing to Series 40 devices that’s fast, easy, and saves on data charges. The browser is powered by patented cloud-based Internet compression technology that
Etisalat Nigeria says that new and existing customers on their network are sset to enjoy enhanced service as they are now live on the submarine fibre optic cable system run by Main One Cable Company. This makes Etisalat the first telecoms company to connect to Main One. In a related news item, Globacom has announced that their own submarine cable system, Glo 1, will go live in August. That’s some days from now. Telecoms subscribers have waited in anticipation to
We have a unit of LG’s bestselling touchscreen budget phone, the KP500 “Cookie”, available for sale. The device is in very neat condition and has the following accesssories with it: Battery Charger Headset USB cable Specifications of the KP500 include: 3-inch TFT 240×400 pixel display 48mb internal memory plus microSD slot GPRS/EDGE data Bluetooth 2.1; USB port 3.2 megapixel camera Java Document viewer (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, PDF) 900 mAh battery Stereo FM radio Current market price for brand new boxed
“The Touch Pro2 has a 3.2 megapixel camera – and it looks like a poor one too.” From HTC Touch Pro2 Camera Samples, posted by Yomi Adegboye on 6/02/2010 (5 items) HTC Touch Pro2 Camera Samples HTC Touch Pro2 Camera Samples HTC Touch Pro2 Camera Samples HTC Touch Pro2 Camera Samples HTC Touch Pro2 Camera Samples Generated by Facebook Photo Fetcher This is one 3.2 megapixel camera that fails to impress. Everything looks washed out and bland.
Back in May, I published my review of the N900′s battery life. While an awesome device, the N900 has been somewhat crippled by the smaller capacity battery (1320 mAh) that Nokia fitted it with. It is passable, but somewhere along the line, it will get to you. In my extreme test, the N900 shut down after two hours. Yesterday, I had the opportunity to see how well the HTC Touch Pro2 with its 1500 mAh would do. I left home
Starcomms now offers the Hisense C1110, a budget device that gives users access to the following online social networking services: Facebook Chat services Skype Twitter Google talk Yahoo messenger Hi5 Other specifications of the device include: Qwerty Keypad phone 2.4″ 320×240 TFT landscape LCD 1.3 mega pixel camera Bluetooth MP3/MP4 & FM radio 1000 phone contacts Speaker/Call recorder/Blacklists Mini-USB interface Supporting max 8GB micro-SD storage 1000mAh Battery The C1110 is currently available for N9,999 from Starcomms. Users will need internet