Bell introduces the powerful but lightweight HTC 5800 smartphone

    Windows Mobile(R) 6 software for high performance and productivity

    TORONTO, Ontario, Aug. 31 /CNW Telbec/ - Bell today announced the
availability of the lightweight but feature-loaded HTC 5800 smartphone. Like
the more powerful HTC 6800 also offered by Bell, the HTC 5800 operates on
Microsoft Windows Mobile 6, offering clients mobile access to Microsoft Word,
Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook Mobile applications.
    "The enhanced capabilities of the HTC 5800 and HTC 6800 allow clients to
access a range of business and productivity applications, without compromising
on multimedia functionality or style," said Adel Bazerghi, Vice President of
Products for Bell Mobility.
    Operating on the Bell high speed wireless network, the HTC 5800 and
HTC 6800 provide the fastest mobile data download speeds and mobile Internet
access available in Canada. Both feature lightweight sliding QWERTY keyboards
that store discreetly, as well as Bluetooth(R) wireless technology for use
with wireless stereo headphones or hands-free car kits.

    The HTC 5800 also features:

    - Slim design - 103.5 mm x 51 mm x 19 mm, weighing only 138g
    - Traditional numeric keypad and sliding QWERTY keyboard for easy typing
    - 2.0 megapixel camera and video
    - Full-colour, high-resolution screen
    - 128 MB ROM, 64 MB RAM with expandable MicroSD(TM) memory card slot
    - MP3 player

    For more information on HTC products and Bell's full line of mobile data
services, please visit

    About Bell

    Bell is Canada's largest communications company, providing consumers with
solutions to all their communications needs, including telephone services,
wireless communications, high-speed Internet, digital television and voice
over IP. Bell also offers integrated information and communications technology
(ICT) services to businesses and governments, and is the Virtual Chief
Information Officer (VCIO) to small and medium businesses (SMBs). Bell is
proud to be a Premier National Partner and the exclusive Telecommunications
Partner to the Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games. Bell is
wholly owned by BCE Inc. For information on Bell's products and services,
please visit For corporate information on BCE, please visit

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For further information: Jeff Meerman, Bell Media Relations,

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