Now available from O2: HTC Desire S

MUNICH. Starting today, Telefónica Germany is offering the brand new HTC Desire S with the latest version of HTC Sense. The ultrathin smartphone, weighing just 130 grams, comes with Google's Android 2.3.3. operating system. The HTC Desire S retails for a down payment of 39 euros and 24 monthly instalments each of 17.50 euros. The total price is 459 euros.
O2 is marketing the smartphone without SIM lock through O2 My Handy. The device's highly sophisticated design does not merely serve aesthetics: the virtual keyboard and multi-touch support ensure fast, simple and convenient handling. The 3.7-inch SLC display has 16.7 million colours at a resolution of 480x800 pixels. Beating inside the solid aluminium case is the new 1 GHz 8255 Snapdragon processor from Qualcomm. The smartphone has memory space of 1.1 gigabytes which can be expanded up to 32 GB using an external microSD card. Thanks to HSPA and Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n users can quickly surf the Internet, access social networks and the Android market. A digital compass, DLNA support, integrated GPS/A-GPS and a 3.5 mm jack for headphones round off the equipment package. Despite the slim measurements of 115.5 x 59.8 x 11.63 mm (length/width/depth) the HTC Desire S offers enough space for a battery with 1.450 mAh. In addition, the handy all-rounder features a built-in camera. The high resolutions for photos (5 megapixels) and videos (720 pixels) ensure stunning holiday mementoes. Visit http://www.o2myhandy.de for more information.
Telefónica Germany GmbH & Co. OHG and its brands O2 and Alice belong to Telefónica Europe and are part of the Spanish telecommunication group Telefónica S.A. The Company offers its German private and business customers postpaid and prepaid mobile telecom products as well as innovative mobile data services based on the GPRS and UMTS technologies. In addition, the integrated communications provider also offers DSL fixed network telephony and high-speed internet. According to a network test by "connect" magazine (edition 12/10), the O2 network is top of the list when it comes to reliable file downloads and champion in the telephony category. In the overall result the company is on second position. Telefónica Europe has more than 56 million mobile and fixed network customers in Great Britain, Ireland, the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Germany.