New HTC phone - Firestone?

Check out these first images of the HTC Firestone - follow-up to 2008's Touch HD. Though it's still yet-to-be-announced, word is that it will go head-to-head with Sony Ericsson's XPERIA X2 (though the Sony has a QWERTY keyboard), as both are said to be sporting eight megapixel camerasFirestone is rumoured to be launching with Windows Mobile 6.5, the nearly-complete, somewhat improved and much prettier successor to Windows Mobile 6.1. 

 

Other specs include a powerful 600Mhz CPU (on par with the iPhone 3G S), a speed-friendly 256MB of RAM, HSDPA and Wi-Fi, plus A-Gps. A sizeable 3.6-inch touchscreen at WVGA resolution suggests the phone will indeed be a media-friendly phone like the Touch HD.

More from Thai website Sanook  which claims a release date of August 2009.

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