TyTN II Comes To O2

Operator now has the best smartphone as well as the best leisure phone on the market.

That handset you always wanted its now available on O2. No, not ”that” one – this one…

The HTC TyTN II, also known as the T-Mobile Vario III and Orange, err TyTN II has arrived on the Anglo-Spanish network under the fanciful name ‘XDA Stellar’ – either a reference to its undoubted excellence or a particularly fine Belgian beer.

Specs wise everything is as we already know and love: 2.8in QVGA touchscreen, HSDPA, GPS, WiFi, slide out Qwerty keyboard, 3MP camera (VGAer for video calls), Bluetooth 2.0 and a microSD expansion slot. Internals run using a 400MHz CPU plus 64MB RAM/256MB ROM and everything ticks along on Windows Mobile 6.

Spicing things up a little however is O2’s integration of CoPilot 7, easily the best mobile phone sat nav software on the market combined with the fact O2 now offers flat rate data packages just like T-Mobile, giving it a step up on Orange.

The XDA Stellar/TyTN II goes on sale immediately, so if you had been waiting for your dream handset to turn up on the network – no, not that one – then potter off to your local store now and pick up what remains the best business phone on the market.


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