Tokyo, Japan, July. 12, 2006 - (JCN Newswire) - NTT DoCoMo, Inc. (DoCoMo) and High Tech Computer Corp. (HTC) announced today that they have developed a handset, "hTc Z," equipped with the Microsoft(R) Windows Mobile(R) 5.0 Japanese-edition operating system. DoCoMo will start sales in late July.
The hTc Z will enable a variety of useful mobile business solutions using Windows Server(R) and Exchange Server, in addition to Bluetooth(R) and many add-in applications.
DoCoMo plans to sell the handsets to corporate customers as part of its comprehensive business solutions.
The hTc Z will be demonstrated at DoCoMo's booth at Wireless Japan 2006 in Tokyo from July 19 to 21.
About High Tech Computer Corp.
HTC designs, manufactures and markets innovative, feature-rich smartphone and PDA devices. The company produces powerful handsets that continually push the boundaries to provide true mobility and freedom for its users.
Founded in 1997, HTC (High Tech Computer Corp.) made its name as the company behind many of the most popular operator-branded devices. It has established unique partnerships with key mobile brands, including the leading operators in Europe, US, and many fast-growing Asian operators. The company has also brought products to market with OEM partners and under its own HTC brand.
HTC is the leading global provider of Microsoft Windows Mobile(R) -based devices and one of the fastest growing companies in the mobile device sector. HTC also ranked No. 3 among global IT companies in the 2006 Info Tech 100 from Business Week.
The company is listed on The Taiwan Stock Exchange under ticker 2498. For further corporate information, please visit: www.htc.com
About NTT DoCoMo
NTT DoCoMo is the world's leading mobile communications company, serving more than 50 million customers. The company offers a wide variety of cutting-edge mobile multimedia services, including i-mode, which provides e-mail and Internet access to over 45 million subscribers as the world's most popular mobile Internet service, and FOMA, launched in 2001 as the world's first 3G mobile service based on W-CDMA. In addition to wholly owned subsidiaries in Europe, North America and Asia, the company is expanding its global reach through strategic alliances with mobile and multimedia service providers in Asia-Pacific and Europe. NTT DoCoMo is listed on the Tokyo (9437), London (NDCM) and New York (DCM) stock exchanges. For more information, visit www.nttdocomo.com.