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The HTC Desire HD – now available on Three

22 October 2010

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Featuring the very latest software in the form of HTC’s new Sense and Android’s 2.2 (Froyo) operating system, the HTC Desire HD has one of the largest touchscreens around. It's great for surfing the internet, reading and downloading eBooks on the preinstalled reader app and watching high definition movies on Three’s award winning network*. It also supports HD video recording for sharp pictures, and features Dolby Mobile for immersive, cinema-like sound.

Sylvia Chind, Head of branded devices said, "With wide ranging media capabilities, the HTC Desire HD is a welcome addition to our ever-growing Android family of phones. The social networking and integrated features of this phone paired with our strong 3G network makes the HTC Desire HD a real stand-out smartphone"

The HTC Desire HD is available for £40 a month on The One Plan with 2000 any network minutes, 5000 Three-to-Three minutes, 5000 texts and 1GB data. On Pay As You Go the HTC Desire HD is £449.99 and includes a £10 Top Up.

Key Features

  • Android™ 2.2 (Froyo) with HTC Sense
  • 4.3-inch capacitive touch screen
  • 8.0 Mega Pixel Auto Focus Camera with HD 720P video recording @ 30 FPS & Dual LED Flash
  • DLNA –Share media over your home network
  • Up to 1GB internal memory with 8GB SD Card included
  • HSDPA

Notes to editors.

* You Gov Smartphone mobile internet experience - Smartphone users have rated Threes No. 1 for speed and value when using the mobile internet. That’s why our customers would recommend Three more than customers on any other network .

All figures, unless otherwise stated, are from YouGov Plc. Total sample size was 4,053 adults, of which 2,160 used Smartphones. 3’s smartphone mobile internet sample was 128 users. This is the fourth wave of an independent study. Fieldwork was undertaken between 7th September and 9th September 2010. The survey was carried out online. The figures have not been weighted. MVNOs have been excluded.

Contact information.

Tim Lovell
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Tim Lovell
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tim.lovell@3-monkeys.co.uk
Three Consumer PR Team
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Three@3-monkeys.co.uk

About Three

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Our high speed, DC-HSDPA network already covers 80% of the UK population and we will be adding LTE 4G services to the network later this year. HSPA+ technology, covers 98% of the UK population. We will add 4G to our network from December 2013, with 50 cities covered by the end of 2014 and 98% of the population covered by 4G by the end of 2015.

Today, we have over 13,400 sites in our network and plan to add another 5,000 by 2015 to bring improved mobile internet capacity to more people in more places than ever.

Three UK is a member of the HWL group of companies, with investments in mobile operations in Australia, Austria, Denmark, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Macau, Sri Lanka, Sweden and Vietnam.

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