HTC Touch Diamond 2 hitting on 17 April

The HTC Touch Diamond 2 was somewhat lost behind the magic of the er, HTC Magic at this year's Mobile World Congress. But the sequel to HTC's excellen

As ever, Expansys is the site with all the details. The latest iPhone rival is due to land on 17 April, with a stonking £399 price tag. That's SIM–free, so expect it to come free on contract as long as you're willing to front up the requisite readies every month.

It's definitely worth a look if you're after a touchscreen phone, but don't fancy Apple's colossus. The redesigned mobile has a 480x800 3.2in WVGA screen, a beefed up 5MP camera, HSDPA, Bluetooth and FM radio.

Windows Mobile 6.1 is on board too, so you may want to hang fire and see if HTC rolls out a 6.5–packing version later in 2009.

For more, take a look at all the official photos now!


HTC Touch Diamond 2

Price: £399

On sale: 17 April

Contact: HTC