HTC Desire

The Desire strikes a perfect balance between design, features and performance, offering users a fun, fast user experience and some of the best communications tools available in phones today.


Battery Life

Battery Capacity
1400 mAh

Camera

Camera resolution
5-megapixel

Connectivity

Networks
GSM 850, GSM 900, GSM 1800, GSM 1900, UMTS 850, UMTS 2100
Data Services
GPRS, WAP, EDGE, UMTS, HSCSD, HSDPA
GPS receiver
Yes
USB
Yes
Connectivity
Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, Next G, HSDPA

Display

Screen resolution
480 x 800 pixels

Entertainment

Games
Yes
FM radio
Yes
Video player
Yes

Functionality

Input method
Touchscreen
Digital camera
Yes
Synchronisation method(s)
USB2.0
Operating system
Android
Supported video file formats
MPEG-4, H.264
Supported picture file formats
JPG
Web browser
Yes
Version of OS
2.1
App Store
Yes

General

Processor speed
1000 MHz
RAM
576 MB
ROM
512 MB
Dimensions (W x D x H)
60 x 11.9 x 119 mm
Weight
135 g
Availability
Telstra

Memory

Expansion slot
microSD

Messaging

Push e-mail
Yes
Messaging options
SMS, MMS, E-mail, Instant Messaging, Push e-mail
E-mail protocols
POP3, IMAP4, SMTP
Social Networking
Facebook, Twitter, Google Apps

Other

Phone type
3G, Multimedia, Smartphone
Other features
Pinch to zoom
Form factor
Touchscreen
Included accessories
Manual, Software (Windows), Stereo headset, USB cable, Memory card

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User Reviews / Comments  HTC Desire

  • MrMajestik

    MrMajestik

    Rating5

    "I've have the handset for just over a year, i found Android 2.2 hopeless (laggy, had errors with trying to do thing like installing apps etc) this was fixed with updating to android 2.3. The batter..."

  • fineforflying

    fineforflying

    Rating9

    "I found this was the best phone I ever had. Better then my old Nokia N95. I love the User Interface and its wide selection of downable apps. In fact one improvement was all my previous phones (exce..."

  • salxtai

    salxtai

    Rating8

    "Had this phone for a few months, and its the first smart phone I've owned so can't compare to other.

    Overall its good - I love Adroid gives you access to a whole stack of free paid a..."

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