Quite a few carriers have claimed exclusivity for HTC’s second Android device – and it looks like all of them were right. Let’s quote Berthold Thoma:
The exclusivities for the HTC Magic go by color. For example, a major Austrian carrier who has claimed exclusivity indeed has it…but only for the white version.
The branding on the back is very small and is said to be below the sticker (the BlackBerry Bold which was announced alongside was free of branding):
These two shots pitch it next to an N96:
According to a product manager, many Android heads were extremely unhappy about the keyboard and demanded a touch-only device with better build quality. As far as I could see, this was true…the device really felt extremely solid and well-built.