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HTC Touch Diamond

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PA Rating - 9
User Rating - 8.6

Posted: 30 Apr 2008
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeSmart phone  
OSWindows Mobile Professional (6.1)  
Dimensions4.01 x 2.00 x 0.45 inches (102 x 51 x 11.5 mm)  
Weight3.88 oz (110 g)
the average is 4.8 oz (136 g)
  
Display
Physical size2.8 inches  
Resolution480 x 640 pixels  
Pixel density

Pixel density - The pixel density of a display represents the number of pixels over an area of one inch. It’s measured in “pixels per inch”, or ppi. The higher the number, the more detailed and good-looking the display is.

286 ppi  
Technology

Technology - There are two main screen technologies currently used in phones and tablets: LCD and AMOLED. The former usually features a light source and liquid crystals, while the latter is based on organic light-emitting diodes. Newer LCD variations like IPS-LCD and Super-LCD allow for very accurate color reproduction and very wide viewing angles, where no significant image quality loss is observed. Current AMOLED screens differ in such a way that they can exhibit much more saturated colors (sometimes too much) and incredibly high contrast levels, which is due to black color being completely black in AMOLED displays.

TFT  
Colors65 536  
TouchscreenYes  
Camera
Camera3.2 megapixels  
FeaturesDigital zoom, , Autofocus  
CamcorderYes  
FeaturesVideo calling  
Front-facing cameraYes  
Hardware
System chip

System chip - Most modern handsets use an advanced chip that includes many of the device’s hardware modules like the processor, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and sometimes even the wireless radio. This field shows what particular system chip (or System-on-a-Chip) is used in the phone.

Qualcomm MSM7201  
Processor

Processor - The processor is the main computing component of a phone and is a major factor when it comes to the overall speed of the device. Some more powerful smartphones use dual-core and quad-core processors designed to deliver greater performance.

Single core, 528 MHz  
System memory

System memory - System memory, or RAM memory is the type of memory that the device uses to temporarily store data from the OS or currently-running apps. The more RAM available to the device, the better the performance will be when multiple or heavier programs are running.

192 MB RAM / 256 MB ROM  
Built-in storage4 GB  
Battery
Talk time5.50 hours
the average is 12 h (741 min)
  
Stand-by time11.9 days (285 hours)
the average is 21 days (499 h)
  
Talk time (3G)4.50 hours
the average is 13 h (769 min)
  
Stand-by time (3G)16.5 days (396 hours)
the average is 21 days (502 h)
  
Video call time2.41 hours  
Capacity900 mAh  
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Multimedia
RadioFM  
Internet browsing
BrowserOpera Browser  
Technology
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz  
UMTS900, 2100 MHz  
Other850 MHz GSM band supported after ROM update  
DataEDGE, UMTS, HSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA  
Positioning

Positioning - This field shows the positioning systems supported by the device. There are three main types: GPS, A-GPS and GLONASS. GPS - This is one of the most widespread global positioning technologies, developed and maintained by the U.S. government. It uses satellites in order to detect your location. Works best in clear weather. A-GPS - A-GPS stands for Assisted GPS and is the industry standard for positioning and navigation. “Assisted” means that it can use local wireless networks, in addition to satellites, for quicker and more precise localization. GLONASS - GLONASS is a global positioning system, developed by the Russian Federation. It’s very similar to GPS, but isn’t so popular in cell phones.

GPS  
Connectivity
Bluetooth2.0, EDR  
Wi-Fi802.11 b, g  
USBYes  
ConnectorminiUSB  
OtherComputer sync  
Other features
NotificationsMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones (40 voices), Vibration, Phone profiles, Speakerphone  
SensorsAccelerometer  
OtherVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording  
Availability
Officially announced06 May 2008  

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