HTC Desire

HTC Desire
  • 3.7" 480x800 pixels
  • 5MP 480p
  • 576MB RAM Snapdragon S1
  • 1400mAh Li-Ion
Released 2010, March 135g, 11.9mm thickness Android 2.1, up to 2.2, Sense UI 576MB RAM; 512MB storage, microSDHC slot
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Also known as HTC Bravo, HTC Desire A8181

Technology GSM / HSPA
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G bands HSDPA 900 / 2100
  HSDPA 850 / 1900 - North America
Speed HSPA 7.2/2 Mbps
Announced 2010, February. Released 2010, March
Status Discontinued
Dimensions 119 x 60 x 11.9 mm (4.69 x 2.36 x 0.47 in)
Weight 135 g (4.76 oz)
 Optical trackpad
Type AMOLED or SLCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 3.7 inches, 39.0 cm2 (~54.6% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 480 x 800 pixels, 5:3 ratio (~252 ppi density)
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass
OS Android 2.1 (Eclair), upgradable to 2.2 (Froyo), Sense UI
Chipset Qualcomm QSD8250 Snapdragon S1
CPU 1.0 GHz Scorpion
GPU Adreno 200
Card slot microSDHC (dedicated slot), 4 GB included
Internal 576MB RAM; 512MB
Main Camera
Single 5 MP, AF
Features LED flash
Video 480p@15fps, 720p@30fps (via SW update)
Selfie Camera
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g, hotspot (Android 2.2)
Bluetooth 2.1, A2DP
GPS Yes, with A-GPS
Radio Stereo FM radio, RDS
USB microUSB 2.0
Sensors Accelerometer, proximity, compass
Browser HTML, Adobe Flash
  Removable Li-Ion 1400 mAh battery
Stand-by Up to 340 h (2G) / Up to 360 h (3G)
Talk time Up to 6 h 40 min (2G) / Up to 6 h 30 min (3G)
Colors Black, Brown, Silver, White
SAR 1.48 W/kg (head)     0.69 W/kg (body)    
Price About 140 EUR
Camera Photo
Loudspeaker Voice 76dB / Noise 75dB / Ring 84dB
Audio quality Noise -87.6dB / Crosstalk -84.8dB

User opinions and reviews

  • Anonymous

It's neither Scorpion CPU of Qualcomm nor the GPU of Adreno can be execute the application, then and now. . There are nVidea, Tegra GeForce Go Model of nVidea GPUs, as apples or samsumgs own brand of CPU then, plus the present Media Teks or SpreadTr...

  • red

You should Like "none' to grow up for your ”neither”, of any two phones when so many competitor phone brand then are available, even so the same brand yet varying models exist within family line of hTC. . as Desire HD existence ...

This was my first android phone that fascinated me in every way one phone should... It has fantastic design and functionallity like neither that days... Wish I was packed him and saved for future playing 😍 htc forever


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