HTC HD2 WM6.5 Smartphone

HTC HD2 WM6.5 Smartphone front back

HTC HD2 WM6.5 Smartphone front back

HTC officially announced the HD2 (aka Leo) smartphone running Windows Mobile 6.5 Professional OS. The phone is HTC’s first Windows phone to feature HTC Sense UI.

The HD2 is boosted by a 1GHz Snapdragon processor, like Toshiba’s TG01, 512MB ROM and 448MB RAM. It features a large 4.3-inch capacitive touchscreen with 480×800 resolution, a 5 Megapixel camera with auto focus and dual LED flash, internal GPS receiver, Bluetooth, WiFi 802.11b/g and a microSD card slot.

HTC HD2 WM6.5 Smartphone 1

The HTC HD2 comes with also G-sensor accelerometer,Proximity sensor, digital compass, and a 3.5mm audio jack. It supports internet tethering via USB or Bluetooth. The smartphone supports quad-band GSM/EDGE and 900/2100 MHz WCDMA/HSPA networks. It has Opera Mobile browser pre-loaded and offers social network integration for Facebook, twitter, YouTube. According to HTC, the HD will be available this month across Europe.

HTC HD2 WM6.5 Smartphone car kit

Also available for the HTC HD2 is the optional car kit that automatically transforms HD2s user interface into a finger friendly in-car navigation experience for driving.

Video hands-on from engadget:

Video introduction from HTC: