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Network Technology GSM / HSPA
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G bands HSDPA 900 / 2100
Speed HSPA 7.2/2 Mbps
GPRS Class 10
EDGE Class 10
Launch Announced 2009, June
Status Available. Released 2009, July
Body Dimensions 112 x 56.2 x 14.4 mm (4.41 x 2.21 x 0.57 in)
Weight 135 g (4.76 oz)
 - Trackball
Display Type TFT capacitive touchscreen, 65K colors
Size 3.2 inches (~48.4% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 320 x 480 pixels (~180 ppi pixel density)
Multitouch Yes
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass
 - HTC Sense UI
Platform OS Android OS, v1.5 (Cupcake)
Chipset Qualcomm MSM7200A
CPU 528 MHz ARM 11
GPU Adreno 130
Memory Card slot microSD
Internal 288 MB RAM, 512 MB
Camera Primary 5 MP, 2592 x 1944 pixels, autofocus, check quality
Features Geo-tagging, touch focus (via software update)
Video CIF@15fps
Secondary No
Sound Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
Comms WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g
Bluetooth v2.0, A2DP
GPS Yes, with A-GPS
Radio No
USB miniUSB v2.0
Features Sensors Accelerometer, compass
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
Browser HTML
Java Yes, via Java MIDP emulator
 - MP3/AAC+/WAV/WMA9 player
- MP4/H.264/WMV9 player
- Organizer
- Voice memo
- Predictive text input
Battery   Li-Ion 1350 mAh battery
Stand-by Up to 440 h (2G) / Up to 750 h (3G)
Talk time Up to 8 h (2G) / Up to 7 h (3G)
Misc Colors Brown, White (teflon coating), Graphite, Black, Pink
SAR US 1.21 W/kg (head)     1.51 W/kg (body)    
Price group
Tests Camera Photo
Loudspeaker Voice 76dB / Noise 71dB / Ring 77dB
Audio quality Noise -91.3dB / Crosstalk -95.8dB

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HTC Hero - user opinions and reviews

  • desm

please how can i use my htc hero product to whatsapp?

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  • 2015-03-21 22:04
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  • Susan

I have a HTC Hero 1.5, I cant load whatsapp on this phone. it tells me the version is too old, any one got advise how to upgrade the software on this phone? and also if I can get a manual for this phone, I don't want a new phone I am very happy wit...

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  • 2015-03-04 09:48
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  • owura.4116

My HTC phone touch isn't working just do know what to do, can't do anything with my phone and I like my phone too. I need your help pls

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  • 2015-02-13 10:33
  • fmFk
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