HTC Flyer

Announced:
Feb 15, 2011
Market status:
Released
Release date:
May 14, 2011

PhoneArena Rating:

8.0
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Display

Display size:

7.0 inches

Resolution:

1024 x 600 pixels

Pixel density:

170 ppi

Technology:

TFT

Screen-to-body ratio:

57.90 %

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

Ambient light sensor

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

5 megapixels

Hardware Features:

Autofocus

Software Features:

Video recording:

1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)

Features:

Video calling

Front:

1.3 megapixels

Design

Form factor:

Candybar

Dimensions:

7.69 x 4.80 x 0.52 inches (195.4 x 122 x 13.2 mm)

Weight:

14.82 oz (420 g)
the average is 19.9 oz (568 g)

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5 mm jack

Screen mirroring:

MHL

Music player:

Supported formats:

MP3, AAC, WMA, WAV, M4A (Apple lossless), AMR, OGG, MIDI

Video playback:

Supported formats:

MPEG4, XviD, WMV, 3GP, 3G2

Hardware & Performance

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon S2 MSM8255

Processor:

Single core, 1500 MHz, Scorpion

GPU:

Adreno 205

RAM:

1 GB LPDDR2

Internal storage:

32 GB

Storage expansion:

microSDHC up to 32 GB

Device type:

Tablet

OS:

Android (3.2, 2.3.3)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

3.0

Profiles/ Protocols:

Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP)

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g, n

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, USB charging, Video out

HDMI:

Yes

Charging connector:

microUSB

Location:

GPS, A-GPS

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Compass

Other:

Computer sync, OTA sync

Cellular

UMTS:

900, 1700/2100, 2100 MHz

GSM:

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

Data:

HSDPA 14.4 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

2G Data:

EDGE

Global Roaming:

Yes

Battery

Capacity:

4000 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable

Stand-by time:

61.2 days (1470 hours)
the average is 23 days (559 h)

Video playback:

4.00 hours

Internet browsing

Browser:

supports:

HTML, HTML5, Flash

Built-in online services support:

Facebook

Phone features

Notifications:

Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Phonebook:

Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID

Organizer:

Calendar, Alarm, Document viewer, Calculator

Messaging:

SMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input

E-mail:

IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange

Instant Messaging:

Hangouts / Google Talk

Games:

Yes

Other features:

Voice recording

Availability

Officially announced:

Feb 15, 2011
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Discontinued

Pros

No Pros

Cons

  • Thick body (0.52 inches)
  • The camera lacks flash
  • Too little RAM

Description

HTC Flyer is a compact 7-inch touchscreen Android 2.3.3 tablet with 600x1024 pixels res, which will come with an integrated pressure-sensitive pen experience, courtesy of the new HTC Scribe technology. The feature will be used for note-taking and drawing. The tablet will be constructed out of HTC trademark aluminum unibody. It will be powered by a single-core 1.5GHz processor, and will feature 1GB RAM, coupled with 32GB of built-in storage (microSD slot is available). For photo and video taking the tablet biz will offer a 5MP main shooter, as well as a secondary 1.3MP front-facing cam for video chats. Powering all this goodness will be courtesy of a 4000mAh battery that is said to provide up to 4 hours of constant video playback.

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