HTC has announced plans to release the much anticipated Universal model, complete with 3G, built in keyboard, dual cameras, rotating screen and dual seakers. The HTC Universal will run the new Windows Mobile 5.0 and should be out to carriers in Europe, North America and Asia in the second half of this year. No pricing information is available yet.
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The HTC Universal is a 3G-enabled device that takes advantage of the advanced Windows Mobile 5.0 features. The built-in keyboard enables users to create and edit files with Microsoft Office applications. For phone and communications, the latest video telephony and dual-camera functionality facilitate high-speed connections and videoconferencing. The clamshell design of the device features a 180 degree pivot screen. With its new user interface boasting portrait and landscape modes, the new 3G phone will automatically change to the best interface. Users can also switch between the two display modes at their own discretion. In addition, users can send and receive pictures and video files at more rapid connection speeds. With its dual speaker stereophonic sound system, users can enjoy smooth and high-resolution videos at anytime.