Anonymous, 01 Jan 1970I personally think that the Omnia is better. The only drawback to the omnia is the low resolution screen ( well for a 3.2 inch screen) when compared to the Diamond. Other than that the camera is better, it has tv out, and supports divx and xvid videos out of the box!
Anonymous, 02 Jul 2008Even the new ROM can fix the lag of this phone; the quiet speaker volume & the short battery i... moreThey are going to release new battery (1350 mah)
As the gsmarena rated, the speaker volume isn't so bad
Even the new ROM can fix the lag of this phone; the quiet speaker volume & the short battery is still a big drawback!
Without a doubt, the HTC Touch Diamond is a very attractive phone .. indeed beautiful. I live here in Taipei, and last week when my brother from the U.S. was visiting me, we examined, compared, and tried dozens & dozens of phones in several stores. We both agreed that the HTC Touch Diamond was the nicest phone we had seen. The store owner was kind enough to insert his own SIM card, switch the phone's language to English, and let us try the phone. The first thing we noticed is that the touch features did seem a bit slow, but not unbearably slow. A few minutes later, after familiarizing ourselves with the phone's functions and features, it seemed a lot better and a lot easier to use. The slight time-lag delay with the touch features was still there, but not really unacceptable since both of us didn't expect top-end, laptop-computer performance. We didn't get a chance to try the GPS, but that was one of the features my brother wanted to replace his Motorola. And I too figured the GPS feature might be a good excuse to upgrade from my Nokia N73. But upon re-examination, my brother decided the price of over $700 U.S. dollars was too expensive for the phone. And while I was very tempted to buy it, I too quickly realized that aside from its GPS, attractiveness, and ultra-slim & light-weight features, it couldn't do much more than my Nokia N73. And certainly not at that price! The N73 may be a bit on the heavy & bulky side compared to the Touch Diamond, but its stereo speakers are clearly superior. Cameras on both phones are 3.2 megapixel. And I prefer a removable memory card such as the N73 has. But if HTC lowers its price, or I wait long enough until prices come down, the Touch Diamond could be my next phone. Right now though I can easily live with my N73, especially with spare batteries costing just $10 dollars here.
Good review on the Htc diamond on articlesbase.....
Obviously not as in-depth as what you will find at the arena, but short and to the point.
war, 01 Jul 2008Its the best mobile i ever had!!!How is the sound quality? Loudness??
lesBleus, 01 Jul 2008does the touch screen really lag?, is it smooth as the iphone? pls anyoneI have this and an itouch (without the phone)
Screens are totally different... I like both but talking about a touch screen ofcourse Iphone is way better... With the diamond I use the pen alot and yes there is a lag but there is a new ROM that should fix it... I am waiting for HTC to release the official ROM...
Anonymous, 01 Jan 1970May I know why you want to sell? You don't like this phone?
Can anyone tell me if you can forward emails and SMS and if so is it possible to forward SMS to email and email to SMS
Chris, 30 Jun 2008My question: is the htc diamond compatible with blackberry e-mail push?you might as well ask if planes can land in sunways. no phones except blackberry are compatible with blackberry pust email
does the touch screen really lag?, is it smooth as the iphone? pls anyone
Hello every one,
Can anyone tell me which Rom is the right choice for the diamond 1.35.000.0 OR 1.37.000.0 & from where can we get it & to install it.....
Thanks A million
have this phone for already 1 week.
The german version, rom 1.37.0000.
very satisfied with the phone, there is no lag until 3 second.
It is a really nice handy, the only thing miss is Tom Tom 7 not pre-installed with my phone, dont know about you guys have.
have been using this phone 4 a week noe and totally satisfied with at first i was mad with the touch screen then i got used to it and i found out mp3 sounds flat but i was able to find out that u shuld always put ot the audio booster b4 playing the mp3 after then u can put it on.am so lucky my diamond is fast withot any tweak.i recommend this fone,it is sexy and complex
twilight, 29 Jun 2008HTC is a great device designer and ODM
They are NEW to selling direct to customers
It is bet... moreno thats absolutely wrong, its network branding that often ruins phones.
always better sticking with what HTC want to run on their phones, plus you get the updates
had this phone for about, 5 days, and i am quite happy about it. the phone, at time lags for 1-3 secs this isnt a big matter, but gets pretty annoying when im trying to look for something quickly. the battery life is horrible, first day, after being fully charged my battery lasted about 15 hours. which is pretty brutal since i call very often. the signal is like all other pda-like phones. it isnt very good. but, the design is very nice, the applcations and functions are very useful. this phone, in my opinion is a good buy for people who dont mind spending a large sum of money on a good phone