If so far it's only been a rumor, now it's official. Bell is going to launch HTC Desire Z exclusively on its network throughout the country. Desire Z will sell unlocked for $499.99.
Bell has announced that it's going to be the first phone in Canada to reach Internet speeds of up to 14.4 mbps, as well as the first HTC phone to have the new HTC Sense UI, and also have access to HTCSense.com services.
The phone will come with Android 2.2 Froyo, a QWERTY physical keyboard, 3.7-inch WVGA touch display (resolution of 480 x 800), 800MHz Qualcomm 7230 processor, Mobile Wi-Fi Hotspot (connect up to 8 devices), 5 megapixel camera, flash and can record 720p HD videos, and will have full Adobe 10.1 Flash player enabled.