The HTC Rhyme will be available in Malaysia at a suggested retail price of RM 1,699 by end October 2011 onwards in Clearwater colour.
Targeting the female smartphone users, the HTC Rhyme runs on Android 2.3 Gingerbread and comes with the latest Sense UI 3.5. It is powered by the Qualcomm MSM8255 Snapdragon featuring a 1GHz single-core Scorpion processor, Adreno 205 GPU and 768MB RAM. HTC Rhyme utilizes a 3.7-inch WVGA display and has 5 megapixel snapper with 720p camcorder, 4GB internal storage and 8GB pre-installed microSD card.
HTC Rhyme accessories:
- HTC Rhyme Docking Station – The Docking Station simultaneously recharges the phone while turning the phone into an alarm clock and music center so you can wake to your favorite songs played directly from the built-in Bluetooth capable speakers.
- HTC Rhyme Charm – The Charm is an innovative approach for discretely alerting you to incoming calls or messages while the HTC Rhyme is deep in your bag. The Charm is a small light-emitting cube that attaches to the phone by a cord that can dangle from your bag and also be used to quickly pull the phone out of your bag. It also makes it easy to find your phone buried in your cluttered purse or backpack.
- HTC Rhyme Sports Armband – The Sports Armband allows you to work out in style while keeping your apps and music close to you.
- HTC Rhyme Tangle Free Headphones – The Tangle Free Headphones take the hassle out of listening to your favorite music.
- HTC Rhyme Bluetooth Headset – The wireless headset follows the same design cues as the phone itself and enables for easy hands free use.
- HTC Rhyme Bluetooth Car Speaker – The wireless speaker clips onto the sun visor in your car for easy and safe driving.
In Malaysia, the HTC Rhyme will come bundled with the HTC Rhyme Docking Station, HTC Rhyme Tangle Free Headphones and HTC Rhyme Charm.