Collaboration between HTC Corporation and Chunghwa Telecom has announced the first traditional Chinese-language Android-powered mobile phone in the world – HTC Magic.


The specification list of the handset is widely known already, as it includes a 3.2-inch HVGA touchscreen display, a 3.2-megapixel photo snapper, GPS capabilities, and a trackball for easy access.


The handset is meant to offer users a leveraged Internet experience, while also providing them with access to the Android Market, where they can find a wide range of applications to personalize their devices.


“HTC is proud to launch the world’s first mobile phone powered by Android. The introduction of HTC Magic represents another demonstration of HTC’s leading position in mobile technology, mobile entertainment, and highly personalized mobile devices. It is our ambition to fulfill the needs of various types of customers. Also, we are very pleased to partner with CHT to offer local customers a superior mobile internet experience,” said Peter Chou, president and CEO, HTC Corporation.


Price : NT$20,900 [ approximately US$630 ]

[ Source: Softpedia ; HTC Taiwan ; Engadget ]