The HTC Surround is one of the
world's first smartphones using the Windows Phone 7 operating system.
In addition to its 3.8-inch touchscreen display and ultra-slim form
factor, the HTC Surround is also the first smartphone to include
integrated Dolby Mobile and SRS surround sound speakers--blurring the
line between home and mobile entertainment, and making games, music, and
video on the go more enjoyable than ever. The HTC Surround speakers
slide-out and reveal a kickstand for watching video beneath its display.
The slide-out speaker for Dolby and SRS stereo surround sound.
for use on AT&T's lightning quick HSPA 3G network, you'll be able
to easily access the Internet as well as quickly download video, music,
and more. Additionally, you can make a call
while simultaneously receiving picture/text messages and e-mail or
viewing Web pages. This GPS-enabled phone can access the Navigator service for turn-by-turn directions as well as its Video Share
service, which enables you to send video of yourself to another
compatible phone while making a voice call.
It's powered by a
blazing-fast Qualcomm 1 GHz Snapdragon processor for a fast mobile data
experience. It also sports a 5-megapixel autofocus camera with LED flash
and HD 720p video recording, 16 GB of memory, Wireless-N Wi-Fi
networking, Bluetooth for hands-free devices and stereo music streaming,
an FM radio, and up to 4 hours of talk time.
The Power of Windows Phone 7
Windows Phone 7 operating system has been carefully crafted to help you
get more done in fewer steps with a unique Hub and Tile interface.
Instead of the common icon displays on the screen, Windows Phone 7 uses
Live Tiles, which allow you to find out what's going on, what's
happening next, and what you've missed without having to open an
bring together a related set of applications, services, and content in a
single view to simplify common tasks. Your contacts, music, games, and
work can be shared, synced, and accessed virtually wherever you happen
to be. Windows Phone 7 also integrates with many popular Microsoft
services such as Xbox LIVE, Windows Live, Bing, and Zune.
Tiles on the Start screen dynamically update, so there is no need to
open an app, and you decide which Tiles you want and where you want
them. The Start screen includes the People Hub, which constantly
refreshes with status updates from your favorite friends. The Me Tile
lets you update all your social media sites, like Facebook--just type
once and post everywhere with ease. Other Tiles allow you to quickly see
new e-mails arrive in your inbox, play games via Xbox LIVE, and access
recent photos and albums to view as well share with others. Swipe up to
view more Tiles like Music, Microsoft Office, and more.
addition to Internet Explorer 8 for full HTML Web browsing, the Surround
also includes fully integrated Microsoft Exchange e-mail and calendar
as well as the Office Hub, which offers mobile versions of popular
productivity programs, including Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel,
Microsoft PowerPoint, OneNote, and SharePoint Workspace.
Windows Phone 7 you can stay on top of your inbox and quickly cut
through the clutter to see only unread, urgent, or flagged messages.
Move or delete messages in bulk, and respond to meeting invites right
from your inbox with Microsoft Outlook Mobile. Streamlined account setup
works with Windows Live, Google, Yahoo!, and other popular providers.
Windows Phone 7 also combines your work and personal calendars in a
single, color-coded view, making it easier to spot conflicts and manage
Microsoft Office Mobile is another reason you won't
miss your PC when you're away from your desk. Windows Phone 7 has mobile
versions of Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft PowerPoint
on hand for reviewing or editing on the go. Notes in OneNote
Mobile--grocery lists, meeting memos, spontaneous musings--can sync
wirelessly to the web and include voice clips and pictures. SharePoint
Workspace Mobile makes it easier to collaborate with your coworkers when
you're out and about.
You'll also be able to personalize your
phone with the Marketplace Hub. Read reviews, check out ratings, and
test out content before you buy.
Windows Phone 7 is designed for business and life in motion.
Entertainment To Go
the HTC Surround, you can access your favorite music and games thanks
to Windows Phone 7's tight integration with Microsoft entertainment
- Xbox LIVE unlocks a world of
games and fun, connecting you to a global community of more than 25
million active Xbox LIVE members and offering easy access to Xbox LIVE
features such as Friends, Avatars, Achievements, Messaging, and more.
for loading your favorite media--music, movies, TV shows, and
podcasts--and taking it wherever. With a Zune Pass subscription, stream
millions of songs right to your phone--no need for extra memory.
each new Windows Phone from AT&T will include AT&T U-verse
Mobile, an app that allows you to download and watch hit shows on your
smartphone. U-verse TV subscribers with certain packages will be able to
download and watch hit TV shows for no extra charge, and all U-verse TV
customers can also schedule and manage their DVR recordings from the
The 5-megapixel camera on the back
captures HD 720p video.
- Fast 3G connectivity via AT&T's HSPA/UMTS network (850/1900 MHz bands; 3.6/7.2 Mbps speeds with network availability).
- Ultra-fast Wireless-N Wi-Fi networking (802.11b/g/n) for accessing home and corporate networks as well as hotspots while on the go.
- GPS navigation capabilities via AT&T Navigator service includes audible turn-by-turn directions, real-time traffic updates, and re-routing options.
- Digital compass sensor
- 3.8-inch touchscreen display (480 x 800 pixels) with proximity and light sensors
- Full QWERTY virtual keyboard
- 5-megapixel autofocus camera with LED flash gives you a brighter light source for taking photos in less-than-ideal lighting situations.
- HD video capture capabilities (720p)
- Digital media player compatible with MP3, WMA, AAC/AAC+/eAAC+ music formats and MPEG4 video.
- FM radio
- Built-in dual speakers and microphones
- Bluetooth connectivity (version 2.1)
includes profiles for communication headset, hands-free car kits, and
the A2DP Bluetooth profile--enabling you to wirelessly stream your music
to a pair of compatible Bluetooth stereo headphones or speaker dock.
- 16 GB internal memory
- Text (SMS) and picture/video (MMS) messaging
- Access to popular instant messaging services
- Access to personal and work e-mail (supports Microsoft Exchange corporate e-mail)
- MicroUSB port (2.0)
- 3.5mm headphone jack
HTC Surround weighs 5.8 ounces and measures 4.7 x 2.4 x 0.5 inches. Its
1230 mAh lithium-ion battery is rated at up to 4 hours of talk time,
and up to 264 hours (11 days) of standby time. It runs on the
850/900/1800/1900 MHz GSM/GPRS/EDGE frequencies as well as AT&T's
dual-band 3G network (850/1900 MHz; HSDPA/UMTS) plus international 3G
networks (2100 MHz).
Your multimedia world! Dive in. Whether you’re in the multimedia
industry or you’d like to be, now you can experience multimedia the way
it's meant to be. Listen to music. Upload files to YouTube and other
networking sites. View videos in 720p HD. The HTC Surround is a touch,
slider phone that gives you a unique way to enjoy music and gaming with
Dolby® and SRS stereo surround sound. And, it's all enhanced with a
kickstand for easy viewing. Your life in motion. The HTC Surround was
built with you in mind. Integrated Wi-Fi® for access to unlimited
usage on the Entire AT&T national Wi-Fi network* and the nation's
fastest mobile broadband service** Built-in kickstand for hands-free
viewing Ultra-slim phone form factor with sliding stereo speakers
Dolby and SRS stereo surround sound Less clutter, more clarity!
Email Windows Phone 7 phones are the only phones with Outlook® Mobile
so you can sort, scan and manage your work and personal email. Now it's
easier to stay on top of your inbox. With Windows Phone 7 and Outlook
Mobile you can quickly cut through the clutter to see only unread,
urgent, or flagged messages, or press Search to pinpoint a specific
mail. Move or delete messages in bulk, and respond to meeting invites
right from your inbox with Outlook Mobile. Streamlined account setup
works with Windows Live®, GoogleTM, Yahoo!®, and other popular
providers. It also supports multiple Microsoft Exchange accounts for
work. Calendar All your work and personal appointments in a single
view. Windows Phone 7 shows the details of your next meeting or event
right on the Start screen - so you can glance and go. It also combines
your work and personal calendars in a single, color-coded view, making
it easier to spot conflicts and manage your life. You can map
appointment locations with a single tap, and if you get stuck in
traffic, Windows Phone 7 has your back: one touch sends a pre-writt