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TouchFLO 3D 2.6 previewed, loved for its colorfulness

18 August, 2009 | Read the news | Post your comment
TouchFLO 3D 2.6 previewed, loved for its colorfulness - read the full textWindows Mobile seems to be making the headlines quite often these days. While the upcoming WinMo 6.5 is getting closer than ever to release, a leaked software build of the next version of TouchFLO 3D by HTC has been previewed on video. Bringing much more pleasant looks and boosting the...

 

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> In reply to Rip @ 2009-08-19 01:01 from G2GS - click to readthat's because omnia doesn't have 3D graphic accelerator

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  • 2009-08-19 09:30
  • PxGx

Hmmm, it does look a little slow (is that because this is an nearly finished version, or will MS have to work that out over firmware updates???). Speed aside, I like the reminiscence of the Superbar integrated into the menu. The overall design of the UI shoots for the hopes to be more user-friendly, but we will have to see how that fares for HTC when released.

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  • 2009-08-19 09:29
  • q22u

come on guys, its still very very slow and useless. i m not a iphone fan but it is better, you know that...

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  • 2009-08-19 08:55
  • p2VG

Well this is the next generation tech or u can say this way Future technology,But this technology will be implemented in other mobile companies like Nokia,SonyEricsson,Samsung etc.....I think Nokia or Samsung will take this TouchFlo 3D in their next or Future Touch Screen phones. :)

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  • 2009-08-19 08:03
  • vwqr

So slow, very disappointing. The LG chocolate looks much better

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  • 2009-08-19 03:35
  • ThSY

@ GSM ARENA TEAM: Just wondering, if i purchase an HTC Diamond 2 now will i be able to upgrade the TouchFLO 3D software to Touch Flo3D 2.6...as displayed in this article? really appreciate your input as i am keep to buy one shortly.thanks and you guys rocks!

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  • 2009-08-19 03:35
  • HHHH

> In reply to Rip @ 2009-08-19 01:01 from G2GS - click to readit's slow, you like it or not, but it's slow!!!

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  • 2009-08-19 02:07
  • n0rr

> In reply to Bored @ 2009-08-18 23:32 from PTdh - click to readYou sure about that? Then you haven't tried a Samsung Omnia... You'll see how "slow" it really is with its 624mhz processor...

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  • 2009-08-19 01:01
  • G2GS

Yawnnn!! WinMo phones are tooooo slowwwww. Nothing's changed. Takes ages for the apps to load. Same old same old...

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  • 2009-08-18 23:32
  • PTdh

Seems like HTC steal their ideas from XDA-Devolopers which is no bad thing but many of the features and UI touches already done by XDA-Dev...

Well at least HTC is doing what the customers wants.

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  • 2009-08-18 23:28
  • SHed

I don't know what to make of it. It looks like the hybrid son of the original TouchFLO and the Sense UI! It's sort of like Winmo crossed with Android sort of thing. But it's still the same; a few icons to the right and a few shortcuts here and there; nothing really innovative. HTC only seems to be trying to take advantage of the attention Sense is getting...

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  • 2009-08-18 22:26
  • G2GS

Very nice. I would just like the time part to be smaller so there could be 6 shortcuts instead of 3.

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  • 2009-08-18 21:36
  • 32Q{

My brothers HTC HD is not laggy at all, it's very smooth and responsive following finger moves straight away. Guess this is just a testing hardware.

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  • 2009-08-18 20:22
  • M8Tu

Hm, it's still in beta I guess, I believe in final version it would be fast.

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  • 2009-08-18 20:05
  • tRiZ

It really sucks, not impressive at all (same old boring UI) and most of the time in the videos it only showed sliding at the bottom back and forth, yawning..

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  • 2009-08-18 19:55
  • jWLb

I think the touchflo 3d is a really good interface which lets us all enjoy a different kind of fun. Like the iphone interface we have some good features but the touchflo 3d is ins own league. With the new 2.6 ver out we can be assured HTC mobiles will be coming up in the market again.

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  • 2009-08-18 19:49
  • pJGU

No..no..no..no! Windows for for me..not anymore, unless they improve the speed. WinMo is sooooooo slow.. :(

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  • 2009-08-18 19:16
  • PFPP

looks beautiful, but like others say, its very very slow. Nothing more painful than to wait for your picture gallery to load...

And @ second video, that guy sounds like a salesmen.

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  • 2009-08-18 18:46
  • 9xEg

Massive lag

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  • 2009-08-18 18:38
  • myK@

can we have it on our devices when it came?
touch pro or diamond ?

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  • 2009-08-18 18:38
  • 3Iwp

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