HTC Desire S

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Design
7.5
Features
7.4
Performance
7.2
Votes:
73

Network Technology GSM / HSPA
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G bands HSDPA 900 / 2100
Speed HSPA 14.4/5.76 Mbps
GPRS Up to 114 kbps
EDGE Up to 560 kbps
Launch Announced 2011, February
Status Available. Released 2011, March
Body Dimensions 115 x 59.8 x 11.6 mm (4.53 x 2.35 x 0.46 in)
Weight 130 g (4.59 oz)
SIM Mini-SIM
Display Type S-LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 3.7 inches (~56.7% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 480 x 800 pixels (~252 ppi pixel density)
Multitouch Yes
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass
 - HTC Sense UI 3.0
Platform OS Android OS, v2.3 (Gingerbread), upgradable to v4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8255 Snapdragon
CPU 1 GHz Scorpion
GPU Adreno 205
Memory Card slot microSD, up to 32 GB
Internal 1.1 GB, 768 MB RAM
Camera Primary 5 MP, 2592 x 1944 pixels, autofocus, LED flash, check quality
Features Geo-tagging, touch focus
Video 720p@30fps, check quality
Secondary VGA
Sound Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
Comms WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, DLNA, hotspot
Bluetooth v2.1, A2DP, EDR
GPS Yes, with A-GPS
Radio Stereo FM radio with RDS
USB microUSB v2.0
Features Sensors Accelerometer, proximity, compass
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
Browser HTML, Adobe Flash
Java Yes, via Java MIDP emulator
 - Dedicated search key
- MP3/AAC+/WAV/WMA player
- DivX/XviD/MP4/H.264/WMV player
- Organizer
- Document viewer
- Voice memo/dial
- Predictive text input
Battery   Li-Ion 1450 mAh battery
Stand-by Up to 430 h (2G) / Up to 455 h (3G)
Talk time Up to 9 h 50 min (2G) / Up to 7 h 10 min (3G)
Misc Colors Black, Red
SAR US 0.33 W/kg (head)     1.06 W/kg (body)    
Price group
Tests Display Contrast ratio: 914:1 (nominal)
Camera Photo / Video
Loudspeaker Voice 66dB / Noise 64dB / Ring 76dB
Audio quality Noise -90.3dB / Crosstalk -74.7dB

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HTC Desire S - user opinions and reviews

  • kenya

I downloaded app for the store,and my phone got attack with vires,and it went off totaly.up to now,what will i do.

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  • 2015-05-01 08:09
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  • Anonymous

and battery life is still a head aching problem

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  • 2015-04-30 17:46
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  • Anonymous

u would loose the ability to download stuffs from htc hub and everything else is pretty the same, but not as simple as gingerbread. Its worth upgrading if u plan to install lots of apps such as games like temple run 2,subway surfers and many more ap...

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  • 2015-04-30 17:39
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