HTC Officially Launches HTC Advantage in the US

In a press release today, HTC has officially announced the launch of the Advantage hybrid device. As we first reported back in March, the Advantage is designed to compete with ultra-mobile PCs by featuring the following:

  • Built-in GPS
  • 802.11g WiFi
  • Bluetooth 2.0
  • 8 GB Hard Drive, 256 MB Flash ROM, 128 MB RAM
  • miniSD with SDIO
  • HTC VueFLO Nav (uses a built-in motion sensor to allow for easy scrolling)
  • Magnetic attachable QWERTY keyboard
  • 3 megapixel primary camera with VGA video calling camera
  • VGA and TV-out

The device is now available from CompUSA for $899 unlocked or $849 unlocked from Amazon, ending speculation that AT&T would carry the phone as an online exclusive. Product Page
HTC Press Release