We’re only just getting news on this but Orange have confirmed that they will range the HTC Desire S, HTC Wildfire S and the HTC ChaCha. More news as we get it on this one.
Update – Here’s the full release from Orange. Android 2.4 – which is basically just Android 2.3 with dual-core capabilities (we’re told) will feature on all devices…
ORANGE UK CONTINUES THE ANDROID ROLLOUT WITH THE HTC CHACHA,
HTC DESIRE S AND HTC WILDFIRE S
· Orange to retail the HTC ChaCha, HTC Desire S and HTC Wildfire S on selected plans in Q2, 2011
· HTC devices will feature Google’s Android 2.4 Operating System with all the user benefits of HTC Sense
15th February 2011, London: Orange today announced it plans to range the HTC ChaCha, HTC Desire S and HTC Wildfire S and in the UK during the second quarter of 2011.
The HTC ChaCha is perfect for fans of social media with a Facebook button that is context-aware, gently pulsing with light whenever there is an opportunity to share content or updates through Facebook. With a single press of the button, users can update their status, upload a photo, share a website, post what song they are listening to, ‘check in’ to a location and more. The device also features a QWERTY keyboard for speedy texting, mailing and chatting and is equipped with a 2.6” HVGA display, a five mega-pixel camera featuring Face Detection and geo-tagging capabilities and a VGA front facing camera.
Meanwhile the touchscreen HTC Desire S offers a fast, intuitive internet experience and is equipped with a five mega-pixel camera featuring Face Detection and geo-tagging capabilities, HD video recording 30fps at 720p, SRS surround sound experience, 768 MB of memory with space for a 32Gb MicroSD card and a VGA front facing camera – perfect for video calling.
Finally, the touchscreen HTC Wildfire S sports a 3.2” HVGA display, gravity sensor, A-GPS, a digital compass and packs 512 MB of memory with space for a 32Gb MicroSD card. It has a five mega-pixel auto-focus camera featuring Face Detection and geo-tagging capabilities, wide screen photo capture and LED flash.
Nicola Shenton, Head of Device Portfolio, Everything Everywhere said: “With today’s news, the Orange brand continues to offer the latest compelling Android devices on the market. The ChaCha, Desire S and Wildfire S will allow customers to enjoy the combined benefits of great functionality with a proven operating system for the best user experience.”
All three devices will be available from Orange shops and www.orange.co.uk/shop.
Link – Orange