As expected, Telus has released two handsets from HTC including the Touch Pro2 and the Snap. The former is turning out to be one of the most anticipated handsets of the year with a spectacular feature set that includes a physical QWERTY keyboard with offset keys just like on your laptop, a huge 3.6 inch display with a resolution of 480 x 800 pixels, 3.2MP camera with AF and digital zoom, 3.5 mm audio jack and Opera Mobile 9.5 browser, all running on Windows Mobile 6.1 Professional. The latter is powered by Windows Mobile 6.1 Standard and has a physical QWERTY keyboard, a 2.4 inch display, 2MP camera with digital zoom and the Internet Explorer browser. The Touch Pro2 is priced at $249.99 with a 3 year deal and a voice and data discount, and $649.99 off contract. The Snap is $0 with a 3 year pact and the voice and data discount, and $399.99 off contract.
For those wondering when the HTC Touch Pro2 will make its U.S. debut, circle August 12th on your calendar. As we have reported
, that is the date when T-Mobile is expected to start offering the business centric handset Stateside.HTC Touch Pro2 Specifications (CDMA)
(EU)HTC Snap Specifications (CDMA)