HTC Touch Diamond gets repolished for Verizon
Verizon Wireless announces the upcoming availability of the HTC Touch Diamond smartphone.
Better late than never? Well, we'll leave that up to you to decide, but any
The carrier announced that the Touch Diamond will be available for purchase starting on Friday, through business channels and online. The unfortunate part? It's going to cost you $299.99 with a two-year contract. A little high, don't you think?
It just doesn't make sense considering 1) the smartphone is nearing its life cycle with the
The smartphone does offer a lot, though. The Touch Diamond features Windows Mobile 6.1 Professional Edition with HTC's TouchFlo interface, a 3.2-megapixel camera, and a microSD expansion slot that accepts up to 16GB cards. It also supports several of Verizon's services, including Visual Voice Mail and
We'll give it a fair shake when we get the smartphone in for review, but in the meantime, Verizon, won't you reconsider the price?