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HTC Desire S

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Product Code: HTC-DESS
Manufacturer: HTC
Manufacturer Code: 99HMN007-00
Rating: * * * * *


HTC Desire S Overview

The HTC Desire S follows the success of the highly popular HTC Desire. Like the HTC Legend before it is sculpted out of a single block of aluminium. This makes for an elegant and robust design which is both eye-catching and functional. It benefits from the inclusion of a 1GHz Snapdragon processor which ensures a smooth and productive experience.

Excelling in multimedia the HTC Desire S is capable of high definition video recording and high quality photos with its 5 Megapixel camera. These can be viewed on the stunning 3.7” WVGA display which is also ideal for web browsing. The result is your web browsing is a productive and more enjoyable experience.

A VGA front facing camera is integrated into the design of the HTC Desire S. This enables the ability to have video chats with your friends and family. Don’t just talk to your friends and family, why not see them?

The Android operating system with HTC Sense ensures that you are always at the heart of your social circle. With Facebook updates and tweets being connected with your friends contact details,so that you always know what is happening and can interact. Enjoy having your phone just the way you like? With Android you can customise the interface and have it work your way. Want an additional application? There are thousands of applications available on the Android Marketplace to provide further features and customization.

HTC Desire S Features

  • 1GHz 8255 Snapdragon Processor
  • Stunning Aluminium Design
  • Android with HTC Sense
  • 3.7” Touch Screen Display
  • 1.1GB of Internal Storage
  • VGA Front Facing Camera

HTC Desire S Box Contents

  • HTC Desire S
  • Standard battery
  • 8GB MicroSDHC memory card
  • Stereo headset
  • 3 pin UK mains power adaptor
  • MicroUSB data cable
  • Documentation
SIM Free & Unlocked Yes
Operating SystemAndroid
Version2.3 Gingerbread
Custom SkinHTC Sense
Processor
Speed1GHz
Dual Core
Quad Core
Make/ModelSnapdragon 8255
Other
Expansion Slot Yes
TypeMicroSDHC
Capacity (Up to)32GB
RAM768 MB
ROM
Internal Storage Yes
Capacity1.1GB
Display/Screen
Touchscreen Yes
Size3.7
TypeWVGA
Resolution 480 x 800
Other
GSM/GPRS Yes
Frequencies850/900/1800/1900 MHz
Speed
3G/HSPA Yes
Frequencies900/2100 MHz
Speed5.76 Mbps Upload and 14.4 Mbps Download
4G
Frequencies
Speed
Bluetooth Yes
Version2.1 with Enhanced Data Rate
FunctionsFTP, OP, A2DP, PBAP
WiFi Yes
VersionIEEE 802.11 b/g/n
DLNA Yes
Version
Ports
DataMicroUSB (USB2.0)
PowerMicroUSB (USB 2.0)
Audio3.5mm StereoAudio Jack
Video Out
Facebook Yes
Device Controls
Keyboard
Optical Trackpad
Hardware Buttons
Other
GPS Yes
Antenna TypeInternal
A-GPS
Built-in SoftwareGoogle Maps
Camera Yes
Megapixels5
FlashAuto Focus and flash
Camera Lens
Other
Front Facing Camera Yes
TypeVGA
Sensors
G-Sensor Yes
Proximity Sensor Yes
Digital Compass and Gyro Yes
Light Sensor Yes
Audio
Formatsadd,amr,ogg,m4a,mid,mp3,wav,wma (Windows Media Audio 9)
Recordingamr
Video
Formats3gp,3g2,mkp4,wmv (Windows Media Video 9), avi(MP4 ASP and MP3), xvid(MP4 ASP and MP3)
Recording3gp
Near Field Communication
FM Radio
Battery
Capacity1450 mAh
TypeLithium Ion
Removable Yes
Call Time
GSM590 Minutes (subject to network and phone usage)
3G490 Minutes (subject to network and phone usage)
Standby Time
GSM430 Hours (subject to network and phone usage)
3G455 Hours (subject to network and phone usage)
Dimensions115 x 59.8 x 11.63 mm
Weight 130 grams (4.59 ounces)
SoftwareGoogle Services including Google Calendar, Google Maps and many others
Other
Warranty24 months
HTC-Desire_S_Specification.pdf HTC-Desire_S_Specification.pdf (278KB)

The following is a list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about this product. Hopefully you will find the answer to your question, if not, use the contact form below and we shall answer it for you.

Do you ship internationally?

Yes - If you are located outside of the UK you may want to take a look at our list of FAQs for international customers on the following link:http://www.clove.co.uk/international-customers.aspx

Is this phone SIM FREE and Unlocked?

Yes, this phone is unlocked and can be used with networks around the world. Do check the specifications to ensure compatibility in your region with your network provider. No SIM card or contract applies to this phone.

Is this phone brand new?

Yes. Unless the description of the product suggests otherwise (I.e. EX-DEMO) then this product is brand new and has not been used before.

Is there any network/operator branding?

No - There is only the manufacturers branding.

Does the phone have a standard SIM card slot or a Micro SIM slot?

It has a standard SIM card slot

Does the phone have a Micro SDHC/memory card slot?

Yes

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Overall Rating * * * * * 4.5 Stars Very Good

Serhio 23rd June 2011

Overall Rating
5 Stars Buy it now!

Recommend to a friend? Yes

"

Great phone. I do not regret the purchase. Recommend to the order. At first it was scary, but when I got on the mail safe and all doubts were dispelled.

"


Roman 18th June 2011

Overall Rating
5 Stars Buy it now!

Recommend to a friend? Yes

"Good phone, good service. I recommend everyone."


Oleg 20th April 2011

Overall Rating
5 Stars Buy it now!

Recommend to a friend? Yes

"Good store. Greate device.


1. screen with gorilla glass
2. better battery life than in previous desire
3. device was nicely packed by clove

-
1. only uk ac adaptor (with 3 pins)"


Alexander 19th April 2011

Overall Rating
5 Stars Buy it now!

Recommend to a friend? Yes

"Magnificent phone.
Thanks to clove team.
Remarkable service."


tim beard 16th April 2011

Overall Rating
2 Stars Ok

Recommend to a friend? No

"Great phone with a couple of major flaws.
1. Speaker is awfull
2. Battery life is poor.
"


TM 7th April 2011

Overall Rating
5 Stars Buy it now!

Recommend to a friend? Yes

"Thanks to clove team.
Remarkable service."


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