HTC Vivid

Announced:
Oct 31, 2011
Market status:
Released
Release date:
Nov 6, 2011

PhoneArena Rating:

7.5
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Display

Display size:

4.5 inches

Resolution:

540 x 960 pixels

Pixel density:

245 ppi

Technology:

S-LCD

Screen-to-body ratio:

64.65 %

Colors:

262 144

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

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

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

8 megapixels

Hardware Features:

Autofocus

Flash:

Dual LED

Software Features:

Video recording:

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (60 fps)

Front:

1.3 megapixels

Design

Form factor:

Candybar

Dimensions:

5.07 x 2.64 x 0.44 inches (129 x 67 x 11 mm)

Weight:

6.24 oz (177 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (173 g)

Features:

Touch sensitive control keys

Colors:

Black

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5 mm jack

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring:

MHL

Music player:

Filter by:

Album, Artist, Playlists

Supported formats:

MP3

Radio:

FM, Stereo, RDS

Additional microphone(s):

Yes

Hardware & Performance

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon S3 APQ8060

Processor:

Dual-core, 1200 MHz, Scorpion

GPU:

Adreno 220

RAM:

1 GB

Internal storage:

16 GB

Storage expansion:

microSDHC up to 32 GB

Device type:

Smart phone

OS:

Android (4.0.3, 2.3.4), HTC Sense UI

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

3.0

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g, n

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, USB charging, Video out

HDMI:

Yes

Location:

GPS

Sensors:

Accelerometer

Other:

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Hearing aid compatible:

M3, T3

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 17, 4

UMTS:

850, 1900, 2100 MHz

GSM:

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

Data:

LTE, HSPA, HSUPA, UMTS

2G Data:

EDGE, GPRS

Global Roaming:

Yes

Battery

Capacity:

1620 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, User replaceable

Talk time:

4.60 hours
the average is 21 h (1250 min)

Stand-by time:

12.2 days (293 hours)
the average is 21 days (493 h)

Internet browsing

Browser:

supports:

HTML, Flash

Built-in online services support:

Facebook, YouTube (upload), Picasa/Google+, Twitter

Phone features

Notifications:

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

Phonebook:

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

Organizer:

Calendar, Alarm, Calculator, World clock

Messaging:

SMS, MMS, Threaded view

E-mail:

IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Push e-mail

Instant Messaging:

Hangouts / Google Talk

Games:

Yes

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Sep 29, 2011

FCC ID value:

NM8PH39100 link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

1.28 W/kg

Body:

1.09 W/kg

Shopping information

MSRP price:

$ 550

Availability

Officially announced:

Oct 31, 2011
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This device is also known as HTC Raider, HTC Velocity 4G, HTC Raider 4G

ALTERNATIVE VARIANTS

We list only the specs that are different than the main variant

HTC Raider 4G

Differences from the main variant:

LTE (FDD):

Bands 5

HTC Velocity 4G

Differences from the main variant:

Weight:

5.78 oz (164 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (173 g)

LTE (FDD):

Bands 3

UMTS:

850, 2100 MHz

Data:

HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, LTE

US CARRIER AVAILABILITY

Discontinued

Pros

No Pros

Cons

  • Thick body (0.44 inches)
  • Too little RAM

Description

The HTC Vivid is a 4G LTE smartphone coming to AT&T. The device sports a 4.5-inch qHD display, 1.2GHz dual core processor, 8-megapixel camera with 1080p video capture, 16GB of on-board storage and Android OS 2.3.4

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