T-Mobile To Launch HTC HD2 Next Week For $200

T-Mobile has officially announced the release details for the upcoming HTC HD2 smartphone. You can expect the HD2 to be available Wednesday, March 24 for $199.99 with a two-year contract. It will also be available without the two-year contract on an Even More Plus service plan for $449.99.

The HD2 boasts of a 4.3-inch capacitive, high-resolution touchscreen display. It is powered by a Qualcomm 1GHz Snapdragon mobile processor and runs HTC’s Sense user interface on top of Windows Mobile 6.5. The phone also has a 5 megapixel camera, Bluetooth 2.1, Wi-Fi, and easy access to social networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter.

Other new features include a Blockbuster application that allows users to download and purchase or rent movies over Wi-Fi for prices starting at $4.99. The phone has a pre-installed 16GB microSD card for storing these films. The T-Mobile HTC HD2 will also come with a new Barnes & Noble eBook reader and the latest version of MobiTV.