In pictures: How to get Windows Mobile 6.5

6th Oct 2009 | 16:15

In pictures: How to get Windows Mobile 6.5

All the phones with latest Microsoft mobile OS

All the UK's Windows Mobile 6.5 handsets

Windows Mobile 6.5 has officially landed, bringing with it a whole host of upgrades to the Windows Phone experience.

But apparently it's launching on 60 handsets worldwide, so if you're desperate to try out Windows Mobile 6.5, it might be difficult to work out which phones are actually using it.

So check out our list below, featuring all the phones bringing WinMo 6.5 to the UK market:

  • HTC HD2

HTC hd2

Key features: 4.3-inch capacitive touchscreen, 5MP camera with flash

Carrier: Likely O2 and T-Mobile

Availability: End of October

  • HTC Touch2

HTC touch 2

Key features: Budget model (price unknown but likely to be low), only 110g

Carrier: Unknown

Availability: October

  • HTC Touch Diamond 2 (MDA Vario Compact 2 on T-Mobile)

HTC touch diamond 2

Key features: TouchFlo interface, Widescreen VGA high resolution screen

Carrier: Orange, O2 and T-Mobile

Availability: Now, and as software upgrade

  • HTC Touch Pro2 (MDA Vario V on T-Mobile)

HTC touch pro 2

Key features: Full QWERTY keyboard, high power 1500mAh battery

Carrier: Orange

Availability: Now, and as software upgrade

Samsung Omnia 2, Toshiba TG01 and more

  • Samsung Omnia II

Samsung omnia 2

Key features: OLED screen, VGA 30fps video camera

Carrier: Orange

Availability: Now

  • Samsung Omnia LITE

Samsung omnia lite

Key features: Budget Omnia, 3D media player

Carrier: Orange

Availability: Now

  • Samsung Omnia B7320

Samsung omnia b7230

Key features: Only WinMo handset without touch support, Blackberry-a-like QWERTY keyboard

Carrier: Orange

Availability: Coming weeks

  • Toshiba TG01 W (Also as an upgrade to current TG01 owners)

Toshiba tg01

Key features: 4.1-inch screen

Carrier: Orange

Availability: Now

  • LG GM750

LG gm750

Key features: S-Class Windows Mobile skin, only 12.9mm thick

Carrier: Vodafone

Availability: Now

  • Omnia PRO B7610

Samsung omnia pro

Key features: QWERTY slide out keyboard, 5MP camera

Carrier: Unknown

Availability: October

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