If you find PDAs too fiddly but laptops too heavy, HTC has created the perfect solution for your mobile computing needs.

Windows Vista Mobile ComputerThe Shift is a portable PC no bigger than a couple of DVD cases, yet equipped with a QWERTY keyboard, 7-inch widescreen and 30GB hard drive. It runs Windows Vista Business and Windows Media Player 11, so you can work and play on the move, and offers a choice of connectivity options, including HSDPA, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, for speedy internet access and file transfer. By melding the power of Windows Vista with hyper-fast 3G connectivity, the HTC Shift delivers extraordinary functional clout in a sleek, light-weight design.

Key Features

  • 7-inch widescreen display
  • 30-gigabyte hard drive
  • QWERTY keyboard
  • Microsoft Vista Business OS
  • Windows Media Player 11
  • Tri-Band UMTS/HSDPA
  • Quad-Band GSM/GPRS/EDGE
  • WiFi and Bluetooth 2.0

Pricing and availability have yet to be confirmed but you can get the idea at HTC.