HTC Desire

Announced:
Feb 16, 2010
Market status:
Released
Release date:
Mar 31, 2010

PhoneArena Rating:

9.0
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HTC Desire

Announced: Feb 16, 2010
Market status: Released
Release date: Mar 31, 2010

PhoneArena Rating:

9.0
Read Full Review
  • Display 3.7" 480 x 800 pixels
  • Camera 5 MP
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon S1, Single core, 1000 MHz
  • Battery 1400 mAh(6.50h 3G talk time)
  • Fingerprint
  • Lightweight
  • Thin
  • LTE
  • Waterproof
  • NFC
  • Dual SIM

Display

Display size:

3.7 inches

Resolution:

480 x 800 pixels

Pixel density:

252 ppi

Technology:

AMOLED

Screen-to-body ratio:

54.57 %

Features:

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass)

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

5 megapixels

Hardware Features:

Autofocus

Flash:

LED

Video recording:

800 x 480 pixels

Design

Dimensions:

4.69 x 2.36 x 0.47 inches (119 x 60 x 11.9 mm)

Weight:

4.76 oz (135 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Features:

Optical Mouse (Touchpad)

Hardware & Performance

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon S1 QSD8250

Processor:

Single core, 1000 MHz, Scorpion

GPU:

Adreno 200

RAM:

0.6 GB

ROM:

512 MB

Storage expansion:

up to 32 GB

OS:

Android (2.2, 2.1)

Battery

Capacity:

1400 mAh

Talk time:

6.66 hours
the average is 21 h (1278 min)

Stand-by time:

14.2 days (340 hours)
the average is 21 days (499 h)

Talk time (3G):

6.50 hours
the average is 23 h (1382 min)

Stand-by time (3G):

15.0 days (360 hours)
the average is 27 days (659 h)

Cellular

GSM:

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

UMTS:

900, 2100 MHz

Data:

HSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 2 Mbit/s, UMTS

Connectivity

Bluetooth:

2.1, EDR

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g

USB:

USB 2.0

Connector:

microUSB

Features:

Mass storage device

Location:

GPS, A-GPS

Other:

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Compass

Notifications:

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features:

Voice recording

Multimedia

Radio:

FM

Headphones connector:

3.5mm

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Apr 19, 2010

FCC ID value:

NM8PB99400 link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

1.48 W/kg

Measured in:

1900 MHz

Body:

0.69 W/kg

Measured in:

1900 MHz

This device is also known as HTC Bravo

Pros

No Pros

Cons

  • Thick body (0.47 inches)
  • No front-facing camera
  • Too little RAM
  • Low pixel density screen (252 ppi)

Description

The HTC Desire is the long-awaited Android handset with specifications similar to those of the famous Nexus One and equipped with the wonderful Sense interface.

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