HTC Gene

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HTC Gene
Htc p3400i.jpg
ManufacturerHTC Corporation
Compatible networksQuad-band GSM/GPRS/EDGE (GSM 850, GSM 900, GSM 1800, GSM 1900)
TypePersonal digital assistant smartphone Pocket PC
Mass126 g (4.4 oz)
Operating systemWindows Mobile 6 Professional For HTC Gene P3400i & Windows Mobile 5.0 Pocket PC For HTC Gene P3400
CPUTI OMAP 850, 201 MHz processor
Memory64 MiB RAM
128 MiB ROM
Removable storageSD, MMC, SDHC
Battery1250mAh mAH Lithium-ion polymer battery
Data inputsResistive Touchscreen
Display240x320 px, 2.8 in TFT LCD QVGA resistive touchscreen
Rear camera2 megapixel Fixed focus
ConnectivityUSB Mini
Bluetooth 2.0 + EDR + A2DP

The HTC Gene, also known as HTC P3400i or HTC P3400 is a PDA smartphone developed by the HTC Corporation, that was announced on February, 2007. It is powered by a TI OMAP 850 200 MHz processor and runs the Microsoft Windows Mobile 6 Professional for HTC Gene P3400i and Microsoft Windows Mobile 5.0 Pocket PC for HTC Gene P3400 operating system. It includes an TFT resistive touchscreen with 65K colors and a 2-megapixel camera. The carrier bound names for this phone include Dopod D600.


The HTC P3400i/HTC P3400 is an affordable Windows Mobile® PDA phone which aims to enhance mobile experience with a powerful yet easy-to-use interface. The HTC P3400i/HTC P3400 is fashionable, sleek and stylish in design and is powered with the revolutionary Windows Mobile® 6 Professional/Windows Mobile® 5.0 Pocket PC and popular Live HTC Home feature. Windows Mobile® 6 Professional allows you to manage your Microsoft® Word Mobile and Excel® Mobile files, retrieve your emails instantly with Direct Push synchronization. Live HTC Home features time, weather forecast of more than 3,000 cities, favorite people, quick launcher, and one touch ring tone settings.

Enjoy music and movie clips with the HTC's Media Hub. User can adjust audio settings such as 3D sound, bass, etc. with HTC's Audio Booster for a more dynamic sound experience.

Specification sheet[edit]

Feature Specification
Network Quad-band GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Operating System Microsoft Windows Mobile 6 Professional for HTC Gene P3400i & Microsoft Windows 5.0 Pocket PC for HTC Gene P3400
Display TFT resistive touchscreen, 65K colors with 240 x 320 pixels, 2.8 inches
Dimension 109 mm (L) X 58 mm (W) X 17.65 mm (T)
Weight 126 g
CPU TI OMAP 850, 201 MHz processor
Internal Dynamic Memory (RAM) 64 MB
Read-only memory 128 MB
Camera 2 MP, 1600x1200 pixels
Video recording Yes
Memory card slot Yes, SD, MMC, SDIO Up to 32 GB
GPRS Class 10 (4+1/3+2 slots), 32 - 48 kbit/s
EDGE Class 10, 236.8 kbit/s
Bluetooth Yes, v2.0 with A2DP & AVRCP
Wi-Fi NO
Infrared NO
Data cable support Yes, USB 2.0 via mini USB port
Messaging SMS, MMS, Email, Instant Messaging
Music player Yes, Media Player 10 Mobile
Radio NO
Video Player Yes, Media Player 10 Mobile
Browser WAP 2.0/xHTML, HTML (PocketIE)
Java Yes, MIDP 2.0
Games Yes, Solitaire, Bubble Breaker
Additional Feature Pocket Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, PDF viewer), Voice memo, MP3/AAC player
Battery Li-Ion 1250 mAh
Talk time Up to 5 h
Standby time Up to 200 h

Upgrading HTC Gene[edit]

HTC Gene Running WM 6.5

There are no official updates available for HTC Gene but it is upgradable to Windows Mobile 6.5.X. Click here for more information

Android on HTC Gene[edit]

Android on HTC Gene

Wing Linux, a version of Android, is currently in process of development. Click here for more information.

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