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HTC to launch Windows 7 phone in India

HTC_HD7_INDIA It is a good news for the Indian smart phone users as the wait is finally over for Windows 7 mobile.The Taiwanese  mobile giant HTC is all set to release its Windows 7 based Smartphone series in India from January.

HTC HD7 & HTC Mozart , the two smart phones running on Windows 7 OS started appearing on the HTC Indian website (HTC India) from last week.Though Flip kart (Indian online e-commerce website)  has started getting pre -orders for HTC HD7 a month ago , the buzz has started from last week after the introduction of “HTC Mozart”.

The complete feature comparison between both the smart phones is given below.

Feature Comparison

HTC Mozart HTC HD 7

Microsoft Windows 7

Microsoft Windows 7
Qualcomm Snapdragon Processor QSD 8250 1 GHz CPU Qualcomm Snapdragon Processor QSD 8250 1 GHz CPU
8MegaPixel camera with Xenon Flash 5 MP, 2592?1944 pixels, autofocus, dual-LED flash,
480 x 800 pixels, 3.7 inches 480 x 800 pixels, 4.3 inches
11.9mm thick and Weighs 130g 11.2 mm thick and Weighs 162 g
Bluetooth 2.1 Bluetooth 2.1
8 GB of internal storage memory 8 GB of internal storage memory
512MB of ROM and 576 of RAM 512MB of ROM and 576 of RAM
3G HSDPA 7.2 Mbps and HSUPA 2 Mbps 3G HSDPA 7.2 Mbps; HSUPA 2 Mbps
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Micro-USB interconnector Micro-USB interconnector
3.5mm audio jack 3.5mm audio jack
GPS antenna GPS antenna
Standard battery Li-Po 1300 MA Standard battery, Li-Ion 1230 MA
Standby 360 h (2G) up to 435 h (3G) Up to 310 h (2G) / Up to 320 h (3G)
Talk time Up to 6 h 40 min (2G) and 5 h 30 min (3G) Up to 6 h 20 min (2G) / Up to 5 h 20 min (3G)

Estimated Price

“HTC HD 7” is priced between  INR 27855 to 32000. though the price of “HDT Mozart” is officially not announced it is estimated to be around INR 30000.

Where to Buy

The Windows 7 phone is not yet available in stores directly, but most of the leading mobile stores are getting pre -orders. I have given some of the online store links below.