Fellow gadget lovers Smartphone Thoughts have a pre-production shot of what they’re saying is the next HTC smartphone. Dubbed ‘Excalibur’, the full QWERTY device looks a little garish, but where hoping it’s only due to the quality of the Photoshop’d image. The Excalibur is rumored to be a quad-band, WiFi enabled WM5 smartphone, a couple of millimeters thicker than the Samsung i320 and about 2 millimeters shorter. Interestingly, the device doesn’t have a scroll wheel, but instead has a touch sensitive strip to mimic one of our favorite BlackBerry functionalities.
Go here to check it out. Thoughts, ladies and gentlemen?