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HTC HD2 T-Mobile U.S.A. bound according to leaked ROM

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HTC HD2 T-Mobile U.S.A. bound according to leaked ROM
With all of the Android noise in the U.S., the Windows Mobile powered HTC HD2 has gone on with its life, quietly plugging away overseas as what many call the best Windows Mobile phone ever. Having dumped the .nbh files themselves from a leaked ROM that is still being tested, WMExperts has come to the conclusion that the HTC HD2 is coming to the U.S., specifically, to T-Mobile. They also were able to draw up a list of specs that includes LEo ROM 2.01, up sharply from the leaked 1.61 build, Windows Mobile 6.5 build 21869, Opera 9.7 35627, Teeter 2.0 which is a new version, TMOUS_Manila_Core 2.5.1921401, and OzIM_US_1.0.5.1.139.

So it looks like one of the most anticipated devices will be coming to the U.S. at last, with the a very necessary subsidy, through T-Mobile. As with the DROID, the HD2 has been called a very legitimate challenger to the iPhone and while the Android invasion in the U.S. has taken some of the excitement from this device, we have no doubt that once American cellphone fans see the 4.3 inch capacitve touch screen with their own eyes, and feel the slim build while watching the speed of the Snapdragon 1GHz processor, the HTC HD2 will again vault to the superstar status where only a few other handsets reside. As for the carrier, the phone could be a major prize for T-Mobile , especially with the proper marketing. For if we have learned one thing about the success of the DROID on Verizon, and the lack of it with the Pre and the Pixi on Sprint, too clever avant-garde ads are a turn off to potential smartphone buyers and that in your face marketing seems to attract the deep pocketed smartphone buyers who will pay up for what they perceive to be the best device available, with all the features they could ever use. As for when we might see the HD2 ready for U.S. buyers, WMExperts says to expect a launch in March 2010. No word yet on pricing.

HTC HD2 Specifications | Review

source: WMExperts

HTC HD2 T-Mobile U.S.A. bound according to leaked ROM

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posted on 20 Oct 2010, 01:44

1. ryguy23 (Posts: 1; Member since: 18 Dec 2009)


Come on Verizon get in the game and pick up the phones like this! you cant let every good thing pass by just because you are "SATISFIED" with the DROID

posted on 19 Dec 2009, 05:58

7. bagsofcole (Posts: 28; Member since: 19 May 2009)


I had the droid and i wasn't satisfied, in fact, i traded "down" to the eris and am much happier. This is my first htc and i am very impressed. Build quality nearing the best available WITH open source and custom-ability. If Verizon doesn't act quick, i'm gonna be a t-mobile subscriber. Now I have to decide, nexus one ? or hd2?

posted on 19 Dec 2009, 10:30

8. hawk62 (Posts: 320; Member since: 21 Nov 2009)


how could you NOT be satisfied with the droid, according to all the nitwit droid ppl it is the greatest thing ever?! I have the iphone and the wife has the Eris, she loves the eris except the main screen location keeps changing to the WRONG location.

posted on 18 Dec 2009, 23:27

2. vzwman (Posts: 385; Member since: 26 Oct 2009)


Damn that's really good news for T-Mobile's customers BTW Droid will stay on top Windows mobile???????

posted on 18 Dec 2009, 23:51

3. omarc_2008 (Posts: 26; Member since: 26 Mar 2009)


well i have verizon ... and i think it will be good if t-mobile picked this phone up i would be happy for t-mobile. o also does anyone know how come we dont have video calling in the usa? everywere else in the world they have video calling how come we dont have it? no company in the usa has video calling

posted on 19 Dec 2009, 00:08

4. deschats (Posts: 193; Member since: 09 Jun 2009)


ya idk why we dont but you can d/l apps. i know android has one and so does apple.

posted on 19 Dec 2009, 05:38

6. bagsofcole (Posts: 28; Member since: 19 May 2009)


Because we are being fed little bits at a time, and it seems that we Americans are still happy with fire and the wheel, so why not sell us junk every 2 years? Someday we'll have video calls, when the rest of the world had hologram phones and beam-me-up-scotty.

posted on 19 Dec 2009, 11:21

11. jasona (Posts: 17; Member since: 13 Nov 2009)


Yea I was upset about that too. That was one of the main features I was looking forward to getting with the new omnia. Guess they couldn't make it happen.

posted on 19 Dec 2009, 01:43

5. E.N. (Posts: 2218; Member since: 25 Jan 2009)


Every phone is an iPhone killer.

posted on 19 Dec 2009, 10:32

9. hawk62 (Posts: 320; Member since: 21 Nov 2009)


no every phone WANTS to be a killer but they all get killed!

posted on 19 Dec 2009, 10:44

10. Kappy (Posts: 108; Member since: 14 Dec 2009)


So let me get this straight... T-Mobile gets the Nexus One and the HD2? Verizon gets... Oh that's right the droid... cool...

posted on 21 Dec 2009, 14:45

12. Fanboys Suck (Posts: 609; Member since: 12 Dec 2008)


Damn it!!!!

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