HTC Aria Product Factsheet
18 August 2010
Suggested Retail Price: RM 1,799
pocket –sized phone
The HTC Aria has got everything you would expect from the Internet. With HTC Sense™, the
Android™ 2.1 OS and instant access to the Android Market™, there is never a short supply of
cool new ways to use your phone, especially with a glorious array of 70,000 apps to choose
Know the time and weather, wherever
The HTC Aria always keeps you on schedule and a step ahead of the weather with an auto-
updating display no matter which time zone you turn up.
With HTC’s Friend Stream app, you would never lose touch with your online friends via multiple
social networks such as Facebook® and Twitter™, without actually going on Facebook and
Take the easy route
With Google Maps™ and Google Maps Navigation™, getting to your destination gets a whole lot
easier. No more wasting time finding your way around. Just launch the app for instant turn-by-
turn directions, live traffic updates, alternate routes and more.
The office has left the building
With Visual Mail, emails are presented like a stack of paper on your desk- you can flip through,
read what you want and discard what you don’t.
Malaysia – 18 August, 2010 – HTC Corporation, a global designer of smartphones, today introduced
HTC Aria™. This pocket-sized dynamo packs a punch with a five megapixel camera, a bright 3.2 inch
HVGA display, and offers users Android smartphone functionality in an amazingly easy-to-carry
HTC Aria features the acclaimed HTC Sense experience, which automatically delivers the most-
wanted information by bringing it to the forefront of the mobile experience. Featuring the latest
version of HTC Sense, HTC Aria offers even more ways to stay connected, including Friend Stream,
which delivers Facebook, Twitter and Flickr updates in a single, consolidated view.
“Its unique combination of compact size and beautiful design instantly separates HTC Aria from the
pack of ‘me-too’ smartphones,” said Jack Tong, vice president of HTC Asia Pacific. “But what really
differentiates HTC Aria from other smartphones is the acclaimed HTC Sense experience. By putting
people at the center of everything it does, HTC Aria organizes all of your communications in the
most human way possible – by person.”
“DiGi is always exploring new ways to enrich our customer experience, and through our exclusive
arrangement with HTC, we will be the first to offer this sleek and affordable Android handheld to all
our customers. The HTC Aria will be perfect for those who are venturing into Android smartphones
for the first time. Together with HTC and DiGi’s attractive smartphone packages, the HTC Aria will
offer our customers a new experience of mobile connectivity in their lives,” said Loh Keh Jiat, DiGi’s
Head of Product Marketing.
A full selection of the newest and most popular Google services can be accessed with HTC Aria.
This includes Google search, Google Maps, Google Maps Navigation, Gmail, YouTube and more.
With Android Market, customers can also choose from more than 70,000 applications to further
personalize the mobile experience.
Along with being ultra-small at just over 10cm long and weighing a mere 115g (battery included),
HTC Aria’s seamless wrap-around soft-touch back cover eliminates sharp edges, making HTC Aria
exceptionally convenient to carry and comfortable to hold as well.
Pricing and Availability
The new HTC Aria is available at all authorized resellers at a suggested retail price of RM 1,799*.
Availability at DiGi Centres and DiGi Specialised Stores will be in early September 2010. Standard
retail HTC Aria package will come with a 2GB microSD™ card.
*All prices are subject to pricing policies of individual retailers
HTC Aria Specification
|Memory||512 MB ROM, 384 MB RAM|
|Dimensions (LxWxT)||103.8 x 57.7 x 11.7 mm|
|Weight||115 grams (with battery)|
|Display||3.2‐inch touch‐sensitive screen with 320 X 480 HVGA resolution|
|Onscreen navigation||Optical Joystick|
|GPS||Internal GPS antenna|
|Ambient Light Sensor|
|Camera||5 megapixel color camera with auto focus and flashlight|
|Battery||1200 mAh Li-Ion|
|Expansion slot||microSD™ memory card (SD 2.0 compatible)|