Virgin Mobile is the first UK carrier to announce the upcoming vailability of the new HTC Wildfire, unveiled yesterday by HTC.
The Wildfire supports Quad-band GSM networks, dual-band UMTS/HSDPA that is 3G. HTC puts its proprietary Sense user interface over Android 2.1 Eclair mobile OS. The phone also has a multi-touch display with the ‘Leap View’ function, allowing users to pinch the screen in to see all seven home screens at once. It also comes with a 5 mega pixel auto focus camera with LED Flash, a microSD slot and 3.5mm headphone jack. It has a Qualcomm 528Mhz processor chip, the same as used in the HTC Hero. It also has 512MB of ROM and 384MB of RAM, and can accept microSD cards up to 32GB in capacity. It has built-in 802.11b/g WiFi support, Bluetooth 2.1 with EDR and a GPS.
HTC Wildfire – live first look