Desire S By HTC

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Announced - 2011, February. Released 2011, March

HTC Desire S Android smartphone. Announced Feb 2011. Features 3.7″ S-LCD display, Snapdragon S2 chipset, 5 MP primary camera, 1450 mAh battery, 768 MB RAM, Corning Gorilla Glass.

Platform

Chipset
Qualcomm MSM8255 Snapdragon S2
CPU
1.0 GHz Scorpion
GPU
Adreno 205
Operating System
Android 2.3 (Gingerbread), upgradable to 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich), Sense UI 3

Memory

Card slot
microSDHC (dedicated slot)
Internal
1.1GB 768MB RAM

Main Camera

Features
LED flash
Single
5 MP, AF

Selfie Camera

Single
VGA
Video

Body

Dimensions
115 x 59.8 x 11.6 mm (4.53 x 2.35 x 0.46 in)
SIM
Mini-SIM
Weight
130 g (4.59 oz)

Display

Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass
Resolution
480 x 800 pixels, 5:3 ratio (~252 ppi density)
Size
3.7 inches, 39.0 cm2 (~56.7% screen-to-body ratio)
Type
S-LCD

Sound

35mm jack
Yes
Loudspeaker
Yes

Network

2G
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G
HSDPA 900 / 2100
Speed
HSPA 14.4/5.76 Mbps
Technology
GSM / HSPA

Communications

Bluetooth
2.1, A2DP, EDR
GPS
Yes, with A-GPS
Radio
Stereo FM radio, RDS
USB
microUSB 2.0
WLan
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, DLNA, hotspot

Features

browser
HTML, Adobe Flash Dedicated search key MP3/AAC+/WAV/WMA player DivX/XviD/MP4/H.264/WMV player Organizer Document viewer Voice memo/dial Predictive text input
Sensors
Accelerometer, proximity, compass

Battery

stand-by
Up to 430 h (2G) / Up to 455 h (3G)
Talk time
Up to 9 h 50 min (2G) / Up to 7 h 10 min (3G)
Type
Removable Li-Ion 1450 mAh battery

Miscellaneous

Colors
Black, Red
Price
About 100 EUR
SAR
0.33 W/kg (head)     1.06 W/kg (body)

Test Details

Audio quality
Noise -90.3dB / Crosstalk -74.7dB
Camera
Photo / Video
Display
Contrast ratio: 914:1 (nominal)
Loudspeaker
Voice 66dB / Noise 64dB / Ring 76dB