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HTC Sensation

Power, multimedia performance, a great camera and superbly intuitive user interface; the HTC Sensation is the premium Android smartphone that sets standards across the board. The huge 4.3 inch capacative mulit-touch screen is in a 16:9 aspect rat ...Read More

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Power, multimedia performance, a great camera and superbly intuitive user interface; the HTC Sensation is the premium Android smartphone that sets standards across the board. The huge 4.3 inch capacative mulit-touch screen is in a 16:9 aspect ratio, just like your widescreen TV, so it is perfect for watching movies and video, and the 8MP camera can capture full 1080p HD video as well as great pictures. The Sensation is powered by a dual-core 1.2GHz processor that makes everything run incredibly smoothly and quickly; this is one phone that doesn't run out of oomph, even when multi-tasking. It all runs on the Gingerbread version of Android, with thousands of apps waiting for you, and the HTC Sense interface which is fantastically user-friendly, full of touches that make every smartphone task just that little bit easier. Features you'll love: Premuim quality Android smartphone with aluminium unibody design that feels re-assuringly cool and solid in your hands
Mighty 4.3 inch screen, with qHD (quarter HD) resolution of 540 x 960 pixels and Gorilla Glass toughness
Dual-core 1.2GHz Qualcomm processor provides incredibly fast performance, even for multi-tasking
8MP (megapixel) camera, with capability of recording full HD (1080p) videos and bright and crisp still shots
Latest iteration of HTC Sense (3.0), with even more features and tools that make using the Sensation a simple delight
Android smartphone, with over 150,000 apps to choose from, and new ones every day A multimedia superphone in the palm of your hand:
Want to be entertained like never before? On-demand movies look great with a stunning qHD display, and they sound crystal clear with Hi-Fi audio technology. The HTC Sensation also includes an immersive HTC Sense experience making this phone easy-to-use and a top entertainer. The premium design, complete with contoured glass edging, feels great in your hand. The HTC Sensation is a multimedia superphone. Premium design:
HTC Sensation features unibody aluminium construction for a premium look and solid feel. The glass is contoured along the entire edge of the screen. Not only does it feel great when you glide your finger over it, but it also protects your screen from grit and sand when it's face down. The qHD display is true widescreen, so it serves up an uncompromised movie watching experience.

Powerful performance:
HTC Sensation is powered by a blazing fast 1.2 GHz dual core processor. Apps start up instantly and switching between them is seamless. The dual core performance really comes to life when pushing your phone to its limits, like when you're listening to music, downloading email in the background, and surfing the most visually rich websites all at the same time.

Hollywood on the go with HTC Watch:
HTC Sensation brings you an unprecedented movie watching experience with HTC Watch, offering a full selection of Hollywood blockbusters. Just make your selection and start watching the show seconds into the download. HTC Watch also keeps tabs on your Internet connection and ensures you get an uninterrupted viewing experience. Instant Capture Camera:
Remember that time you pressed the shutter button and had to wait while your camera phone finished taking the picture? With the instant capture camera, the moment you press the button is the same moment the photo is captured. Never let a great shot slip away. Richer Internet experience:
Surf the web in style with multi-window browsing, a quick lookup tool for jumping to Wikipedia or YouTube and the latest Flash support for smooth video playback. Active lockscreen:
We've transformed the lockscreen into a window to the good stuff on your phone - you can check up on your portfolio, view your friend's status, and more.
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3G No
Bluetooth Yes
Camera Yes
Design Touch Screen
Expansion Slot microSD
GPS Yes
Internal Memory 1 GB
Internet Yes
ISBN 1713
Manufacturer Htc
Model Number Sensation
Network Compatibility Quad Band
Operating System Android
Radio Yes
Video Yes

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HTC Sensation of a near miss

The HTC Sensation is just short of a great device. Its processor is fantastic and performance stellar, however the screen and battery life are major hurdles to overcome. This is a good daily device for those who value build quality and a more polished version of Android, and live in hope of the niggles being fixed in the next firmware update. Read more here: Gearburn review

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