With Microsoft launching Windows Phone 7 (WP7) around the world yesterday, there were plenty of opportunities by the CNET team to photograph the new range of Windows-powered smartphones. Giving you a close-up on what to expect from the new platform, we bring you photos both from our team in Australia and in the US.
Up first you'll see the HTC Trophy, the only WP7 phone exclusive to Vodafone and 3 Mobile in Australia, followed by the Samsung Omnia 7 and the LG Optimus 7 and 7Q. Seeing as the interface on these phones is almost identical, we've focused instead on the hardware of these phones, rather than the software.
With a diagonal screen size of 3.8 inches, the Trophy is slightly larger than Telstra's Mozart. This background is also as close as you'll get to the HTC Sense user interface you may have been familiar with on old Windows Mobile releases.